NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

Events

Numsa to convene a special congress in December 2013

Divisions in Cosatu will be top of the agenda in Numsa’s special congress to be held at Birchwood hotel. Numsa special congress in December will address the following issues: The challenges confronting the Alliance Building a unified Cosatu and labour movement Numsa’s approach to 2014 elections Positioning Numsa as a shield and spear of struggling […]

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NUMSA to launch Policy institute at Wits

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will launch its own NUMSA Research and Policy Institute at Professional Development Hub Building, WITS Language School, Empire Road, Wits University at 12h00 on November 3 2013. Ronnie Kasrils will be the guest speaker.

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NUMSA condemns leaking of its internal Special National Congress documents

The National Office Bearers (NOBs) of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) strongly condemn the leaking of our internal documents to the media by unnamed sources and individuals. The leaking or planting of our Special National Congress documents to the media, particularly to the Sunday Independent, shall not deter Numsa and its […]

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Numsa to convene a special congress in December 2013.

Divisions in Cosatu will be top of the agenda in Numsa’s special congress to be held at Birchwood hotel. Numsa special congress in December will address the following issues: • The challenges confronting the Alliance • Building a unified Cosatu and labour movement • Numsa’s approach to 2014 elections • Positioning Numsa as a shield […]

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NUMSA Special Central Committee Press statement

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) held a special Central Committee (CC) meeting yesterday, Thursday August 29, 2013, at Vincent Mabuyakhulu Conference Centre (VMCC), Newtown, Johannesburg, Gauteng province. The CC was convened by the National Office Bearers (NOBs’) to respond to urgent political and organisational issues confronting Numsa, our Federation – Cosatu […]

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Numsa National Bargaining Conference Speech by President

450 delegates representing Numsa’s nine regions and all its bargaining sectors are gathered at St George Hotel in Pretoria in the Numsa National Bargaining Conference (NBC). The purpose of the NBC is to debate and discuss demands received from regions and to agree on the demands that Numsa will put to employers in the bargaining […]

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NUMSA National Bargaining Conference

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be holding a National Bargaining Conference (NBC) from 16 April –ending- 19 April 2013, at the St Georges Hotel and Conference Centre, City of Tshwane, Gauteng province. The NBC will be attended by close to 450 worker-leaders representing a combined membership of 312 000, and […]

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BRICS summit held at Durban 22 march 13

Understanding BRICS Through the Prism of Energy: the Challenges of Moving Towards Renewable Energy, Durban 21st-23rd March 2013 BRICS is the forum of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. From 26th-27th March, the BRICS governments will hold the 5th BRICS summit, in Durban. NUMSA has decided to organize this workshop, as we believe that […]

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International Worksop

BRICS is the forum of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. From 26th-27th March, the BRICS governments will hold the 5th BRICS summit, in Durban. NUMSA has decided to organize this workshop, as we believe that the question of energy is clearly an important, if not even a central, concern for the BRICS countries. […]

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We are putting our ears to the ground – tell us what you want!

This year Numsa is bargaining in the auto, tyre and motor sectors. On March 4 2013, Numsa is taking out adverts in Daily Sun and Isolezwe that invite unorganized workers in the motor sector (including auto and tyre) sector to come and attend our meetings to discuss demands to put to employers in the 2013 […]

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