Swazi Teacher Union Leaders Will Not Be Jailed
The Swaziland Industrial court rules against an attempt by the country's government to jail teacher union leaders over a pay strike.
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 28 June 2012
A strike called by Swaziland's largest teachers' union demanding a below-inflation salary increase is beginning to spread across the country - after the government refused to ... read more »
Rural pupils fetch water for school.
Teachers protest (file photo).
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Swazi Media Commentary, 8 June 2012
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Swaziland: Mass Caning 'Violates Human Rights'
Swazi Media Commentary, 6 June 2012
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Swaziland: Riot Police Block Teachers' March
Swazi Media Commentary, 13 June 2012
Riot police in Swaziland blocked teachers from marching in the kingdom's capital today (13 June 2012). read more »