The group, part of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, said the fast called attention to a refusal by Publix Super Market chain officials to discuss the; need for fair wages and safe and humane conditions for workers in the fields.
What does CIW stand for?
CIW stands for Coalition of Immokalee Workers
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- California Institution for Women (California)
- Carnegie Institution of Washington
- Center for Information Work (Microsoft)
- Certified Internet Webmaster
- Children in Wales (UK)
- Cingular Wireless
- Client Installation Wizard
- Club Informatique de Wasselonne (French: Wasselonne Computer Club; Wasselonne, France)
- Club Informatique de Wavrin (French: Wavrin Computer Club; Wavrin, France)
- Cockpit Integration Workbench
- Command Interpreter Window (software)
- Community Integration Worker (Maine)
- Computer Integrated Warehousing
- Construction Information Workspace
- Continuous Improvement Workshop
- Correct if Wrong
- Correctional Institution for Women (various locations)
- Customer Initiated Works (various companies)
- California Immigrant Workers Association
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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers has already gotten Taco Bell and McDonald's to sign tentative agreements to pay a penny more per bucket.
AM with files from Presbyterian News Service, the Alliance for Fair Food and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers
The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is demanding that McDonald's and the rest of the fast food industry pay fair wages to farm workers who pick their produce.
Emily Harry, an organizer with Chicago-based Interfaith Worker Justice, which works closely with the coalition, said having workers tour the country and meet with activists, students, and people of faith--as the Coalition of Immokalee Workers did--helps motivate support.