NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

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LAUNCH OF THE NATIONAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE

LAUNCH OF THE NATIONAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE 12 February 2013 Opening input to the NEDCOM meeting On behalf of the entire National office bearers collective we welcome the opportunity to open this important gathering to re-launch the National education committee meeting (Nedcom), with the sole purpose of building the engine of Numsa and the entire working […]

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Launch of the Numsa NEDCOM – 12-13 February 2013

LAUNCH OF THE NUMSA NEDCOM – 12-13 FEBRUARY 2013 PRESENTATION OF THE NUMSA DGS 12 FEBRUARY 2013 VMCC Introduction: Antonio Gramsci in his work “The development of the revolution” of 1919 makes three critical observations; a) Only the working class can save human society from the abyss of barbarity and economic collapse towards which it […]

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Numsa presentations

Numsa Presentation by NOB's 1. Numsa presentation in Eastern Cape by Numsa Treasurer, Mphumzi Maqungo  “Impact of electricity price increases on poor households and businesses in the Eastern Cape” 2. Numsa Presentation by Numsa's 1st deputy President, Andrew Chirwa “Impact on smelters and Eskom workers as the least beneficiaries”  

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The impact of the proposed tariff increases on household electricity costs

NUMSA presentation on Eskom’s Multi-Year Price Determination 2013/14-2017/18 (MYPD3) “The Impact of Electricity Pricing on Households and Businesses in the North West"

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The case against Eskom’s sadistic price hikes – Irvin Jim

The case against Eskom's sadistic price hikes – Irvin Jim Irvin Jim 20 January 2013  NUMSA GS says ordinary South Africans should not have to pay for mistakes of our elites Electricity price hikes: Refusing to bear the sins of our elites Amongst theologians there is an unresolved debate about the accuracy and correctness of […]

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“The Impact of electricity pricing on the poor”

“The Impact of electricity pricing on the poor” Presented by: Andrew Chirwa – NUMSA first deputy president 21 January 2013 Citizens, the poor in particular and local industry cannot be punished with outrageous hikes to the point of deepening unemployment, poverty and inequality as a result of inaction or wrong policy choices by political elites. […]

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Numsa opposes proposed electricity tariff hikes

Numsa opposes proposed electricity tariff hikes 18.01.2013 Numsa has rejected Eskoms’ proposal to the South African energy regulator for a 16 per cent increase each year for the next five years, raising concerns that workers and the poor will ultimately pay the price. Energy regulator had agreed to 3 multi year price determination (MYPD) periods […]

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“The Impact of electricity pricing on smelters”

NUMSA presentation on Eskom’s Multi-Year Price Determination 2013/14-2017/18 (MYPD3) “The Impact of electricity pricing on smelters” Presented by: Cedric Sabelo Gina – NUMSA president 17 January 2013 Click here to Download

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Artisan letter from Numsa president to members

The Metalworkers through the office of the National Skills Training Cocoordinator, is currently coordinating a project to develop our members to become qualified Artisans. To this extent, the office has circulated emails and letters to all regions to recruit and register Artisan AIDES/Assistants on the flyer / pamphlet and forward the completed form to the […]

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NUMSA presentation to NERSA on Eskom’s Multi-Year Price Determination 2013/14-2017/18 (MYPD3)

NUMSA presentation on Eskom’s Multi-Year Price Determination 2013/14-2017/18 (MYPD3) “The Overall Union Position” Presented by: Karl Cloete – NUMSA deputy general secretary 15 January 2013 THE UNION’S POSITION ON THE REVENUE REQUIREMENT Download

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