COSATU Central Executive Committee Statement

The Congress of South African Trade Unions held a successful meeting of its Central Executive Committee, which was attended by the representatives of all its affiliated unions and provincial structures. This is the statement that captures the initial decisions, but other issues and outcomes will be communicated going forward. Organisation and campaigns: The CEC congratulated SACTWU, […]

COSATU Mpumalanga fully supports the planned protest action by NEHAWU

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in Mpumalanga will fully support the Provincial Public Health Sector march led by its affiliate  National Education Health and Allied Workers Union (NEHAWU) planned to take place as follows:- Date  :         28 November 2019 Time  :         10h00 Venue:        New Mapulaneng Hospital – Dwarsloop The march aims to address […]

SADTU dismisses AfriForum racist venom

The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) in Gauteng has noted with outrage the Afriforum letter sent to the Premier of Gauteng Province, Honourable David Makhura dated 20 November 2019. This grouping seeks to drag us into its racist fight against the MEC for Education and Youth Development, Honourable Panyaza Lesufi. The fact that Afriforum […]

COSATU Post-CEC Media Briefing on Thursday

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is convening its ordinary three-day Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting starting today the 25th -27th of November 2019 to discuss Organisational, Political and Socio-economic issues affecting the workers and the working class in general. The meeting will be followed by the usual media briefing to communicate the meeting outcomes: […]

COSATU sends fraternal message to the International Trade Union Confederation Africa (ITUC-A) on the occasion of its 4th Congress in Abuja, Nigeria

On behalf of workers across South Africa, COSATU seizes this opportunity to convey fraternal greetings to the International Trade Union Confede4ration Africa (ITUC-A), and its affiliates gathered in Abuja, Nigeria for the 4th ITUC-Africa Ordinary Congress which commenced on the 18th – 22nd November 2019. The COSATU delegation forms part of this crucial gathering, led […]

COSATU CEC Photo-Op on Monday next week

The Congress of South African Trade Unions will convene its ordinary three-day Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting from the 25th -27th of November 2019 to discuss Organisational, Political and Socio-economic issues affecting the workers and the working class in general. The meeting will be followed by the usual media briefing to communicate the meeting outcomes:   […]