Category: Cosatu Media Alert

COSATU Four-Day Central Committee meeting next week(20-23 September 2021)

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) will convene its 7th Central Committee Meeting to be held virtually on a Zoom Platform between the 20th -23rd of September 2021. The meeting will be convened to assess the progress that has been made in implementing the outcomes of the federation’s 13th National Congress, and to review and adjust our tactics and strategies to deal with the contemporary challenges in the buildup to […]

COSATU Post Special CEC Media Briefing Cancelled

The COSATU Post Special CEC Media briefing that was planned for Thursday at 11:00 am has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this cancellation. A media statement will be issued to communicate the outcomes of the meeting.  Issued by COSATU Sizwe Pamla (Cosatu National Spokesperson) Tel: 011 339 4911Cell: 060 975 6794

REMINDER: COSATU Post -Special CEC media briefing on Thursday

The Congress of South African Trade Unions started its three-day Special Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting, Monday 02 -04 August 2021, to finalise the preparations for the upcoming COSATU Central Committee {COSATU CC} that will be convened next month, 20 -23 September 2021. Amongst a number of things that the Central Committee {CC} will do […]

COSATU three-day Special CEC Meeting starting tomorrow

The Congress of South African Trade Unions will convene a three-day Special Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting, starting tomorrow -Monday, 02 -04 August 2021, to finalise the preparations for the upcoming COSATU Central Committee {COSATU CC} that will be convened next month, 22 -25 September 2021. Amongst a number of things that the Central Committee […]

COSATU Post -CEC Media Briefing on tomorrow at 11:00 am

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is finalising its three-day ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting that started on Monday, 17 May 2021, to discuss organizational, political, international, and socioeconomic issues facing workers and the working class in general. This will be followed up by a standard media briefing to communicate the outcomes of […]

REMINDER:COSATU three-day CEC meeting starting today

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is convening a three-day ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting, starting today -Monday, 17 May 2021, to discuss organisational, political, international, and socioeconomic issues facing workers and the working class in general. This will be followed up by a standard media briefing to communicate the outcomes of the […]

COSATU to present its submission in support of the Employment Equity Amendment Bill to Parliament today

 The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) will present its submission in support of the Employment Equity Amendment Bill to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour today, 13 April 2021. The Employment Equity Amendment (EEA) Bill provides badly needed interventions to strengthen the government’s ability to hold employers accountable for their role and […]

COSATU Post-Special CEC Media briefing tomorrow

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is concluding its two-day Special Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting that started yesterday, (Tuesday,06 April 2021). The meeting is convened to discuss COSATU’s perspective and approach to the upcoming Local Government Elections in the light of serious tensions between workers and the ANC government over the ongoing budget […]

COSATU Post-Special CEC Media briefing tomorrow

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is concluding its two-day Special Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting that started yesterday, (Tuesday,06 April 2021). The meeting is convened to discuss COSATU’s perspective and approach to the upcoming Local Government Elections in the light of serious tensions between workers and the ANC government over the ongoing budget […]

COSATU two-day Special CEC Meeting starting tomorrow

The Congress of South African Trade Unions will convene a two-day Special Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting, starting tomorrow Tuesday,06 -07 April 2021, to discuss COSATU’s perspective and approach to the upcoming Local Government Elections. This will be followed up by a standard media briefing to communicate the outcomes of the meeting. The details of […]

COSATU to Present Submission on National Traffic Amendment Bill to Parliament tomorrow at 09:00am

COSATU will present its submission in support of the National Traffic Amendment Bill to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Transport at 9am, Wednesday 10 March. This is a progressive and long overdue overhaul of our inadequate traffic legislation.  Every year more than 14 000 people die unnecessarily on South Africa’s roads due to reckless driving. About 25% of […]

COSATU three-day CEC Meeting in session

The Congress of South African Trade Unions is on the second day of its three-day ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting that will finish tomorrow on Wednesday 24th  of February 2021. The CEC will be discussing issues affecting the workers and the working class in general. This will be followed up by a standard media […]

COSATU three-day CEC starting tomorrow

The Congress of South African Trade Unions will convene a three-day ordinary Central Executive Committee [CEC] meeting starting tomorrow – Monday the 22nd to the 24th  of February 2021 to discuss issues affecting the workers and the working class in general. This will be followed up by a standard media briefing to communicate the outcomes […]