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HIV AIDS in the workplace
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Back 2 basics: Interview with Solly Phetoe

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DENOSA Limpopo statement post- Provincial Executive Committee meeting

08 December 2016

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) Provincial Executive Committee (PEC) in Limpopo held its last meeting of the year at Polokwane Royal Hotel recently and resolved on a number health and nursing-specific challenges in the province.


NEHAWU CEC Statement

08 December 2016

The National Education Health and Allied Workers` Union (NEHAWU) convened its Central Executive Committee (CEC) on the 6-7 December 2016. The CEC assessed progress in the implementation of the 2016 programme of action, ranging from workplace and collective bargaining struggles, international solidarity, organisational development, political and socioeconomic assessment.


COSATU KZN Media Briefing tommorrow

06 December 2016

COSATU KwaZulu Natal held its Provincial Executive Committee Meeting on the 2nd December 2016.The media briefing will be used to communicate the outcomes of the PEC on Organizational, Socio Economic and Political discussions


NEHAWU currently convening its CEC, Press Conference on Thursday

06 December 2016

The National Education Health & Allied Worker Union [NEHAWU] is currently convening its Central Executive Committee Meeting, the meeting will end tomorrow afternoon. The meeting will discuss a myriad of issues including political developments in the country, the state of the economy and the international balances of forces amongst others.


COSATU statement on the latest GDP figures

06 December 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions takes note of the latest gross domestic product figures released by the Statistics South Africa that shows that South Africa`s economy grew by 0.2% in the third quarter of 2016, down from the growth of 3.3%.


COSATU to oppose the bail application of two white racists who attacked a farm dweller and threw him into a coffin

06 December 2016

The Congress of South African Unions in Mpumalanga and her allies will picket at Middelburg magistrate court to oppose the bail application of the two white racists who brutally attacked and assaulted a farm dweller Victor Mlotshwa and placed him into a coffin alive.


COSATU Free State concerned by the reduced number of trucks delivering water in Qwaqwa

06 December 2016

COSATU Free State has noted with serious concern the reduced number of trucks that are delivering water to the areas ,which are hard hit by water shortages. As workers and members of the community ,we have noted the reduced frequency of the trucks ,which continue to travel to the villages to deliver water to the most needy.


The ratings agencies are not the cure-all remedy for all our economic problems

06 December 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions totally rejects the outcomes of the rating agencies assessment of the creditworthiness of SA`s sovereign debt. The federation believes that SA`s political and economic affairs are in order and deserve the highest rating and not the investment grade rating with a negative outlook.


The City of Cape Town has failed the poor

06 December 2016

Western Cape and Provincial government and City of CT get failing mark for service delivery Cosatu has conducted an assessment of the delivery and performance of the DA in the Province and the City. The assessment reveals that the DA get its high mark for delivery to the old white areas and a low mark for delivery to the Cape Flats. This shows how the DA continues to perpetuate the old generational advantages of White people and neglects transformation. Cosatu evaluates the key delivery and nation building areas below and give the Province and City a mark for the different areas.


COSATU Northern Cape statement on the listening campaign in John Taolo Gaetsewe Region

06 December 2016

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape will be closing its listening campaign for 2016 by revisiting Kuruman and Kathu locals in on Tuesday, 06 and Wednesday, 07 December 2016 respectively. The Deputy General Secretary of COSATU, Cde Solly Phetoe will be joined by the President of SACCAWU, Cde Louise Thipe.


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