COSATU


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COSATUCongress of South African Trade Unions
COSATUCoalition of South African Trade Unions (est. 1985)
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The February warning by Cosatu was sparked by an announcement by President Ramaphosa to split power utility Eskom into three separate units responsible for power generation, distribution and transmission a decision that would potentially leave hundreds jobless.'SUPPORT CAMPAIGNS'But Cosatu's central executive committee (CEC) has since announced its decision to stick with the South African leader.
Ms Losi previously served as Second Deputy President of Cosatu and is a member of the African National Congress National Executive Committee.
Palestinian political parties have welcomed Losi's remarks and COSATU's support.
This led to solidarity exits of further unions from Cosatu and the establishment of the second-largest coalition of trade unions, the South African Federation of Trade Unions Saftu in April 2017.
"COSATU's call for President Jacob Zuma to stand down is actually meant to save the ANC from a possible electoral defeat in 2019 and is not motivated by any agenda to help unseat the ANC.
(2001), "South African Trade Unions Face Globalization", Speech at COSATU meeting.
Pamla said if PrePex was introduced in state hospitals, nurses affiliated to COSATU will refuse to perform circumcisions using the device.
COSATU the largest and most powerful of the country's three main trade union federations, organising about 1.8 million workers, and strongly aligned with the ruling ANC, was very against such a legislative act because of a concern that it might displace its own members from the labour market.
+Business Day+ a fait savoir que le COSATU, un des plus importants syndicats du pays, a depuis des mois fait de l'interdiction totale du travail interimaire son cheval de bataille.
Not surprisingly, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), one of the largest trade unions in the country representing some 2-million workers, embraced the news 6 with a caveat.
La greve continue mais des negociations demarrent aussi entre certains proprietaires agricoles et les syndicats", a dit Tony Ehrenreich, un responsable provincial de la principale confederation syndicale sud-africaine, la COSATU.
In response, South Africa's largest labour federation, Cosatu, allied to the ANC, has condemned Malema's calls for a nation-wide mining strike.