11.10.2017 | Publication

Future energy policy in Southern Africa : What role for trade unions?

The booklet "Future Energy Policy in Southern Africa – What Role for Trade Unions"?

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20.09.2017 | Publication

"Modern slavery in company operations & supply chains", a review of current legislations towards an intl. framework

This paper sets out what leading governments are already doing to insist global business does more to eradicate modern slavery.

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29.05.2017 | Publication

Chinese MNCs In Africa

Those who follow China-Africa relations are generally in agreement that state-owned and private Chinese companies have become major investors in Africa over the past 10 years.

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29.05.2017 | Publication

Environmental And CSI Reporting In South African MNCs

Sustainability has been defined as the practices which meet the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs (ERIS, 2013).

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29.05.2017 | Publication

Organising In And Along Value Chains. What Does It Mean For Trade Unions?

Globalisation has become a household word that for millions of workers means uncertainty, loss of jobs and income, and upheaval.

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29.05.2017 | Publication

From The Mine Shaft, From The Shop And Factory Floor: African Shop Steward Network- Building On Our Achievements

In 2007 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) began supporting the Global Unions in forming African Shop Steward Networks in South African Multinational Corporations operating in Africa.

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29.05.2017 | Publication

Die Menschenrechtliche Sorgfalts-Pflicht Von Unternehmen. Politische Und Rechtliche Gestaltungsansätze

Die menschenrechtliche Sorgfaltspflicht von Unternehmen wurde mit den UN-Leitprinzipien für Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte in das internationale Menschenrechtssystem eingeführt.

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FES Trade Union Competence Centre

34, Bompas Road
Dunkeld West

+27-11 341 0270
+27-11 341 0271

Upcoming Events

23-26 October 2017

  • Reform of Trade Union Structures Conference and GLU Alumni Meeting

2 October 2017

  • UNI-Africa Massmart Shop Stewards Alliance Meeting, Johannesburg, South Africa

8 August 2017, Workshop invitation

  • Crossing the Divide: Precarious Work and the Future of Labour, Johannesburg, South Africa

24-28 July 2017

  • ITF Hubs And Transport Corridors Regional Meeting, Johannesburg, South Africa

3-4 July 2017

  • UNI-Africa Pick And Pay Shop Stewards Alliance Meeting, Johannesburg, South Africa

7-9 June 2017

  • ITUC Climate Change Regional Workshop On Policy Development, Johannesburg, South Africa
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