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2016 NUMSA National Bargaining Conference

Declaration of the 2016 NUMSA National Bargaining Conference, 24 April 2016

We – 350 shop-stewards, organisers, office bearers and staff of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa  have concluded a highly successful National Bargaining Conference in Boksburg, which took place on 22-24 April 2016, under the theme: “End the Economy for the 1%, Secure our Jobs on a Living Wage!” The conference has been […]

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Address by Zwelinzima Vavi to the NUMSA National Bargaining Conference, Boksburg, 23 April 2016

Comrade, President Andrew Chirwa, National Office Bearers, Members of the Central Executive Committee one and all, I am very pleased to be able to address the Collective Bargaining Congress of the mighty NUMSA, and to share with you a number of observations about the context we find ourselves in, and especially from a working class […]

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NUMSA President opening input during National Bargaining Conference on 22 April 2016

“People always have been the foolish victims of deception and self- deception in politics, and they always will be until they have learnt to seek out the interests of some class or other behind all moral, religious, political and social phrases, declarations and promises. Champions of reforms and improvements will always be fooled by the […]

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General Secretary’s Report to Bargaining Conference April 22 to 24, 2016

There is a global crisis of over-accumulation. We need to understand what that means because it is an inevitable feature of a capitalist economy. And it is a dominant feature of our current, global, capitalist economy. Download Report here: Click to start downloads

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NUMSA National Bargaining Conference: Invitation to the media

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa will be holding its National Bargaining Conference on 22-24 April 2016, at the Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, Boksburg, under the theme: “End the Economy for the 1%, Secure our Jobs on a Living Wage!” The media are invited to attend the open sessions of the Conference […]

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NUMSA gears up for the collective bargaining in key sectors

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