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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