Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and the Global Labour University are launching an online course combining the knowledge of trade unionists, labour activists and academics. The course provides concise knowledge on how trade...
A high-level transport symposium in Johannesburg, South Africa has brought together the leaders of eight major unions to discuss how to appeal to the 76 percent of transport workers in the country that are unorganised.
This panel discussion on "The Future of Work and the Role of Trade Unions, Social Dialogue, Industrial Relations and Co-determination" was the kick-off for the 2019 GLU Africa Alumni Colloquium.
Short video about FES-GLU 2019 Alumni Conference in Johannesburg "The Future of Work and the Role of Trade Unions, Social Dialogue, Industrial Relations and Co-determination".
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) TUCC (Trade Union Competence Center for Sub-Saharan Africa) in partnership with IndustriALL Sub-Saharan Africa held a two day workshop on 20-21 August 2019 on the transformation of informal...
The African Continental Free Trade Agreement ACFTA is supposed to facilitate trade over the whole continent and hence promote industry. It is an impressive project, but its implementation is facing great problems. The...
With the "Trade Unions in Transformation" project, FES aims at shifting the narrative about trade unions: Contrary to conventional wisdom, unions do have agency and power, which comes in different forms and shapes.
02 March – 30 April 2020: GLU Engage, Wits University - Johannesburg, South Africa
14 March 2020: GLU Transfer Conference, Wits University - Johannesburg, South Africa
17 March 2020: Occupational Training in the Energy Sector in South Africa - Lessons to learn from the German "Energiewende" Johannesburg, South Africa
16 -17 March 2020: SSAEN Meeting – Harare, Zimbabwe
23 March 2020: Shoprite Alliance Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa