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The 2019 Nigerian general elections: what’s at stake for the working poor? 2018-11-21 [Equal Times]

Arrest of ZCTU leaders highlights continued repression of trade unions in Zimbabwe 2018-11-19 [Equal Times]

Ivory Coast’s Education Minister and advocate for women’s rights welcomes EI Africa Women’s Roundtable 2018-11-07 [EI]

Young African trade unionists unite to develop ways to strengthen unions 2018-11-05 [Education International]

In African cities, the “gig economy” is called the economy 2018-11-03 [Quartz Africa]

Unions call for Africa/Europe Economic Partnership Agreements to be changed 2018-10-30 [ITUC]

African unions meet in Nambia to plan for Industry 4.0 and sustainability 2018-10-25 [IndustriALL]

Congolese trade unionist Joséphine Shimbi Umba: “We say ’protect the workers’, but which workers are we talking about if only 2.5 per cent have formal jobs?” 2018-10-10 [Equal Times]

Unions in Africa and the Middle East commit to organize 2018-09-11 [BWI]

Young female education unionists will strive for quality education for all 2018-09-08 [Education International]

Union Leaders Mobilize on Gender-Based Violence at Work For more info 2018-08-14 [Solidarity Center]

Transforming states of fragility comes down to us 2018-08-09 [Equal Times]

'IT IS OUR TIME' declares youth of BWI Africa and Middle East 2018-08-08 [BWI]

‘No to exploitation for investment’ – A perspective of BWI Africa Chinese MNC network 2018-08-08 [BWI]

JUSUN President leads Africa judicial workers 2018-08-05 [The Nation]

Chinese companies need to respect worker rights in Africa 2018-08-02 [BWI]

Can Zimbabwe’s high-stakes election usher a new dawn for its media? 2018-07-30 [Equal Times]

Workers, Civil Society Urge Consultation on AGOA For more info 2018-07-13 [Solidarity Center]

For More Fair African Economies, Make AGOA Work for All For more info 2018-07-12 [Solidarity Center]

How collective action can bring about change to young urban women 2018-07-11 [Equal Times]

West Africa Postal Unions Breaking Through with Successful Organising Campaigns 2018-07-10 [UNI]

Leaders of Journalists in Eastern and Central Africa avow synchronised action for safety of journalists 2018-07-09 [IFJ]

African education unions determined to eradicate school-related gender-based violence 2018-07-04 [Education International]

World of work gets a collective vision 2018-06-25 [City Press]

African unions condemn global trade in used clothes as it suffocates textile sector 2018-06-07 [IndustriALL]

New Study Calls on Cities to Bring Informal Workers Out of the Shadows 2018-05-29 [allAfrica]

In Senegal, all hands are on deck to beat the blight of malaria 2018-05-25 [Equal Times]

African educators bid farewell to one of their former leaders 2018-05-13 [Education International]

Occupation: girl 2018-05-11 [Equal Times]

Education International works to strengthen education sector dialogue in Africa 2018-05-09 [Education International]

Education International works to strengthen education sector dialogue in Africa 2018-05-07 [Education International]

Health for All campaign in West Africa 2018-04-23 [PSI]

PSI Warns Governments Against Privatization Attempts in Africa: “PPPs Only Another Face of Corruption' 2018-04-17 [PSI]

Sanches urges rethink on African development strategies 2018-04-16 [IndustriALL]

Labour Urges African Leaders to Immortalise Winnie Mandela 2018-04-16 [allAfrica]

Africa and Middle East Regional Presidium agreed on measures to strengthen the region 2018-04-13 [BWI]

Meeting recommends policies to end women workers’ rights violations in Sub Saharan Africa 2018-04-13 [IndustriALL]

Despite political changes in Ethiopia, refugees in Kenya still a matter of “great concern” 2018-04-13 [equal times]

Building union power in oil and gas in the MENA region 2018-04-06 [IndustriALL]

Passing of Tom ‘Father Africa’ Bediako 2018-03-29 [Education International]

Migration and cheap Chinese goods worry largest trade union group over pan-African free trade 2018-03-29 [CNBC]

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