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4th National Women’s Conference Report

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The 4th Women’s Conference roared into life in the tourist resort town of Kariba at Cutty Sark hotel where notable guests converged to be part of the prestigious event.

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IndustriAll executive Committee united ahead of Congress

Executive Committee united ahead of Congress

The Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union president is among the many IndustriALL union representatives in Brazil attending the IndustriAll Global Union’s 2nd Congress running from 4-7 October in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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ZESA 2012 CBA DISPUTE

Part of the crowd that thronged the Raylton Sports Club for the International Women's Day 2016 Commemorations. Photo by Trainsoft Multimedia (6)

We write to advise that our lawyers are pursuing the application which they filed at the High Court for appointment of an arbitrator to deal with the quantification process since Zesa was not willing to appoint their arbitrator to preside over the matter. The necessary papers were filed by both ...

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ZPC HWANGE POWER STATION EXCESS HOURS CASE

Part of the crowd that thronged the Raylton Sports Club for the International Women's Day 2016 Commemorations. Photo by Trainsoft Multimedia (9)

The above matter refers. The union has challenged the arbitrator’s award through an appeal and an application for review in the Labour Court. The appeal and application for review was filed at the Labour Court on the 16th of September 2016 and we are now waiting for ZPC to respond. ...

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Sub Regional Women’s Conference “Value Women’s Work”

BWI Women in Maputo

On 8-9th of September 2016, women trade union leaders from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova and Ukraine came to together to participate in the first BWI Sub Regional Women’s Conference “Value Women’s Work”.

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Africa Regional Youth Committee met in Maputo, Mozambique on 12th September 2016

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Affiliates from Africa and Middle East called for a meeting in Maputo, Mozambique for young workers representatives on 12th September, 2016 to explore and bring forth innovations to Trade Unions in Building Construction Wood and Forestry Industry.

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BWI Africa Communication and Campaigns Network is effective

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Twenty-two delegates from selected BWI African affiliates attended a Communications and Campaigns Training workshop in Maputo Mozambique from 12th to 14th September 2016.

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BWI Africa and Middle East Regional Women Conference

Towards Innovative Unionism in Building Construction, Wood and Forestry Sectors”

Innovative unionism is also conceptualised to enlarge women representation in decision-making bodies of the affiliates. While some unions have succeeded having clauses specific to women in its collective agreements and unions understand that the role of women within the bodies of power is important; still we do not see much ...

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Innovative Unionism: Trade Unions, Challenges, Potentials and Strategies for the Future

Innovative Unionism: Trade Unions, Challenges, Potentials and Strategies for the Future

The state of trade unionism in the various Regions of BWI is full of challenges. Diminishing trade union density, weak trade union structures, anti-union employers, limited organising possibilities, emasculated collective bargaining systems and informality of employment are some of the issues that contribute in preventing trade unions as strong and ...

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Building Regional Capacity on Communications and Campaigns, Africa Regional Workshop

Building Regional Capacity (BRC) on Communications and Campaigns Africa Regional Workshop September 12 to 14, 2016 Maputo, Mozambique

The Zimbabwe Energy Workers Union (ZEWU) will be among the unions converging in Mozambique for the Building Regional Capacity on Communications and Campaigns, Africa Regional Workshop slated for 12-14 September 2016. The BWI and its affiliates are globally recognized as efficient sources of quick, authoritative, and substantive information on trade ...

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