Retirees of the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company stage a sit-in in front of the company's building in Amman to voice their demand for a better, cheaper, and more inclusive health insurance

Country: 
Jordan
Date: 
17/10/2021
Description: 
Retirees of the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company stage a sit-in in front of the company's headquarters in Amman to protest against the deterioration of their health insurance and the planned increase in the insurance subscription rate, and to demand the inclusion of every retiree in the health insurance program.
Actors / Mobilising structures: 
Workers group: Retirees
Mode of action: 
Sit-in
Objective: 
Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)
Cause/ Grievances/ Framing CA: 
Corporate grievances
Access to socio-eco rights: Social security and protection
Spatial characteristics: 
Location on national territory: Governorate level
Frequency: 
Episodic
State response: 
Bargaining
Location: 
Amman