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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Upcoming Events

April 23-27, 2018 I Johannesburg, South Africa

  • FES Trade Unions in Transformation Online Course Preparatory Workshop

May 14-15, 2018 I Nairobi, Kenya

  • Security Workers Africa - Gardaworld Global Alliance Network Meeting

May 16-17, 2018 I Nairobi, Kenya

  • Security Workers Africa - Advanced Organising and Campaigning Workshop

May 22-24, 2018 I Lagos, Nigeria

  • ITUC - Africa Just Transition Strategy Meeting
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