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COSATU CEC Special Statement
A National Minimum for South Africa by Neil Coleman - COSATU
A Workshop on Strategies for Organising and Claiming Rights for Workers in Non Standard Employment hosted by the COSATU Vulnerable Workers Task Team
Lesson for National Women’s Day by SADTU
National Women's Day
SACTWU and COSATU Submission to the Davis Tax Committee
SACTWU and COSATU Submission to the Davis Tax Committee
COSATU Submission on the Statement of Issues and Guidelines for Participation in the Competition Commission's Health Inquiry: 30th of June 2014
Condolences book in memory of our beloved Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela
COSATU rolling mass action against eTolls
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Tripartite Alliance

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COSATU is in a strategic political alliance with the African National Congress (ANC) and the South African Communist Party (SACP)

When political organisations were unbanned, in early 1990, the ANC, SACP and COSATU agreed to work together as a Revolutionary Alliance (Tripartite Alliance, the Alliance). The Alliance is centered around short, medium to long terms goals of the National Democratic Revolution - the establishment of a democratic and non-racial South Africa, economic transformation and continued process of political and economic democratisation.

The 6th National Congress resolved that the Alliance remains the only vehicle capable of bringing about fundamental transformation in South Africa. Despite difficulties and challenges of the transition including certain differences over approaches to macro-economic policies, we are working out a transformation programme for the Alliance, based on the RDP. These independent organisations also have separate but complementary programmes. COSATU and the SACP are also committed to the struggle for socialism.

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