A Call to Abolish Slave Wages on SA Farms
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa has urged government to move quickly to abolish the slave conditions and wages of all farm workers in the country. The strike was temporarily suspended last week to allow for a mandate to be handed to the labour arbitration body.
Congress of South African Trade Unions, 23 January 2013
Abolish farm workers poverty wages!read more »
A tractor driving through farmlands.
South Africa: Conclusion of the Western Cape Farmworkers Strike
Congress of South African Trade Unions, 22 January 2013
Strike is over in the W Cape - for now. Cosatu W Cape will be calling for the Cosatu Head Office to drive and coordinate a National Strike against Agri-SA and their bad members.read more »