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Declaration from the Springbok Supporters for Transformation Meeting

27 August 2015

The sad reality is that Rugby, like so many other sporting codes have not transformed in South Africa. After Unification of Rugby structures, the black clubs actually lost ground in SA rugby.


COSATU is deeply concerned about negative economic growth in the country

26 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) is deeply concerned about spiralling down of the economy as reported in the second quarter of 2015 Gross Domestic Product (GDP) statistics


COSATU WC convening Springbok supporters for transformation

26 August 2015

Springboks for transformation meeting to be held on Wednesday, 26 August 2015 at 18h30, at the Community House, 41 Salt River Road, Salt River


Deputy Minister of Labour, Inkosi Phathekile Holomisa addresses domestic workers tomorrow

26 August 2015

Women in the domestic sector remain the most vulnerable and exploited employees. Even though government has passed laws that improve their working conditions there is little compliance to those laws by those that employ them.


Glory to SAMWU 11th Congress

25 August 2015

As a fellow-affiliate of the fighting workers’ federation COSATU, the South African Democratic Teachers Union salutes SAMWU on the occasion of its 11th National Congress, 26th-29th August in Durban.


POPCRU welcomes court decision on Mido Macia murder trail

25 August 2015

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) welcomes the decision by the North Gauteng High Court on the eight former policemen who were found guilty for the murder of Mozambican national Mido Macia.


SAMWU 11th National Congress

25 August 2015

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) appreciates the confirmations received for the 11th National Congress which will be held from the 26th to 29th August 2015 at the Olive Convention Center in Durban under the Theme “Fighting for Decent Jobs, Wages and Accessible Services”.


Hout Bay is not just a wealthy white enclave

25 August 2015

COSATU Western Cape opposes the closure of the fish factory in Hout Bay, due to the job losses that will follow for the area. Cosatu is outraged by the City of Cape Town’s introduction of new air regulations that will result in the closing down of the fish processing plant of Oceana


Deputy Minister of Labour Inkosi Phathekile Holomisa speaks at the commemoration of National Day Against Child Labour in Ladysmith this Friday

25 August 2015

The policy goal towards eliminating child labour and achieving and end to exploitation of children in the workplace will be put under the spotlight when Deputy Minister of Labour, Inkosi Phathekile Holomisa host the National Day Against Child Labour in Ladysmith Kwazulu-Natal this coming Friday.


COSATU North West concerned about safety at schools

25 August 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in North West is concerned and very worried about the safety of learners and educators at schools.


COSATU on YouTube

Special National Congress

COSATU Photostream                 COSATU on Flikr

COSATU protest march in Cape Town
Cosatu Rolling Mass Action against e-Tolls, Nov 2013

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