USTR - Fact Sheethttp://www.ustr.gov/node/64/206,36/10en-usFACT SHEET: Values Driving U.S. Trade PolicyThe Obama Administration is committed to a trade policy that provides new opportunities for workers and that supports economic growth by opening markets, enforcing our agreements, and leveling the playing field for our workers.  The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP), and other negotiations offer new opportunities to advance this agenda, consistent with American interests and American values, including putting labor and environmental protections at the core of trade policy and protecting and promoting innovation. http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2014/February/Values-Driving-US-Trade-Policy2014-02-18T05:00:00Fact Sheet: Guatemala Agrees to Comprehensive Labor Enforcement Plan04/11/2013FACT SHEET: GUATEMALA AGREES TO COMPREHENSIVE LABOR ENFORCEMENT PLANThe United States and Guatemala have agreed to an ambitious and comprehensive enforcement plan that includes significant, concrete actions that the Guatemalan government will implement within specified time frames to improve enforcement of labor laws. Below are some of the key actions contained in the plan.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2013/april/guatemala-labor-enforcement2013-04-11T04:00:00FACT SHEET: Historic Progress on Labor Rights in ColombiaApril 15, 2012http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2012/april/historic-progress-labor-rights-colombia2012-04-15T04:00:00Recent Labor Rights Advances in ColombiaThere are ever more signs of progress in advancing labor rights in Colombia. Some stem from the Colombian government’s implementation of the Action Plan Related to Labor Rights. Others are steps the Santos Administration has taken beyond the Action Plan, demonstrating the depth of its commitment to promoting labor rights and fostering social justice. Still others show the rule of law at work to the benefit of labor rights in Colombia.PRIVATE SECTOR/STAKEHOLDER DEVELOPMENTShttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2011/october/recent-labor-rights-advances-colombia2011-10-11T04:00:00Colombian Action Plan Related to Labor Rights: Accomplishments to DateOn April 7, 2011, the U.S. and Colombian Governments announced an Action Plan in which the Colombian Government committed to a series of measures in defined time frames to improve the protection of internationally recognized labor rights, the prevention of violence against labor leaders, and the prosecution of the perpetrators of such violence. The U.S. Government has confirmed that the Colombian Government has taken the steps slated for completion to date, further building on work done during the initial phases of the Action Plan. These include the following actions:http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2011/june/colombian-action-plan-related-labor-rights-accomplishmen2011-06-13T04:00:00Labor in the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement: Protecting And Enhancing Labor RightsThe Agreement sets high standards for protecting workers’ rights. The Agreement includes obligations for Panama to protect fundamental labor rights as well as to effectively enforce existing labor laws, which will enable American workers and businesses to compete on a level playing field. The Agreement contains groundbreaking labor protections that were first outlined on May 10, 2007, in a bipartisan, Congressional-Executive agreement to incorporate high labor standards into America’s trade agreements.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2011/may/labor-us-panama-trade-promotion-agreement-protecting-and2011-05-27T04:00:00CAFTA-DR Labor Capacity BuildingIn support of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR), the US Government committed over $142 million in funds from FY2005 - FY2010 for labor capacity building in the CAFTA-DR countries. Funds have been dedicated to labor capacity building programs focused on strengthening labor ministries and courts, promoting an overall culture of compliance, and removing or preventing children from exploitive child labor.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2011/may/cafta-dr-labor-capacity-building2011-05-20T04:00:00Trade Policy: A Level Playing Field for American WorkersTRADE POLICY THAT WORKS FOR AMERICA'S WORKERS AND BUSINESSES: A LEVEL PLAYING FIELD FOR AMERICAN WORKERShttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/fact-sheets/2009/july/trade-policy-level-playing-field-american-workers2009-07-16T04:00:00Status of Oman Labor Commitmentshttp://www.ustr.gov/sites/default/files/uploads/factsheets/2006/asset_upload_file562_9641.pdf2006-07-12T04:00:00United States - Oman Free Trade Agreement: FTA Supports Oman’s Labor Reformshttp://www.ustr.gov/sites/default/files/uploads/factsheets/2006/asset_upload_file736_8786.pdf2006-01-23T05:00:00