Kenya marks International Domestic Workers Day amid rising cases of abuse

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UNfairtrade! Farmers picking ‘ethically produced’ roses sold in Sainsbury’s paid just 48p per hour which is less than the ‘living wage’ set by Fairtrade charity 2018-06-17 [The Daily Mail]

Kenya marks International Domestic Workers Day amid rising cases of abuse 2018-06-17 [Xinhua]

Cotu to sue if axed from NHIF – Atwoli 2018-06-16 [The Star]

COTU threatens withdrawal of workers from NSSF, NHIF 2018-06-16 [KBC]

Domestic Workers Lead the Change For more info 2018-06-15 [Solidarity Center]

Workers protest Pension Bill they claim will leave them poor after retirement 2018-06-15 [The Standard]

Workers unionists issue strike notice over unpaid dues 2018-06-14 [hivisasa]

Unions should pay their striking workers 2018-06-13 [The Star]

City Hall employees to picket against ‘draconian’ pension bill 2018-06-12 [The Star]

Workers of Laico Regency take to streat to demand payments 2018-06-12 [The Standard]

Pay nurses’ perks by end month, union tells county 2018-06-12 [The Star]

Migori County Workers Union faults ongoing headcount 2018-06-11 [The Standard]

'When decentralisation happened, we were sent into a spin'- Interview with Roba Duba, Kenyan Union Leader @ ILC2018 2018-06-05 [PSI]

Troubled Muhoroni Sugar Company closes down, union blames management 2018-05-29 [The Standard]

Umbrella Union to Stage General Strike Monday 2018-05-28 [KBS]

Atwoli elected into the International Labour Conference Bureau 2018-05-28 [The Citizen]

Pushing for social dialogue 2018-05-24 [PSI]

April salary delay sparks outcry among Taita Taveta County staff 2018-05-21 [The Standard]

University lecturers end strike 2018-05-20 [Prothom Alo]

How ministry pushed broke universities staff to a corner 2018-05-19 [The Standard]

Kusu strike still on, rejects paltry pay hike 2018-05-19 [The Daily Nation]

Deal: University lecturers resolve pay dispute with Government 2018-05-18 [The Standard]

University lecturers end strike over low pay 2018-05-18 [eNCA]

Inside the Kenya-Cuba doctors deal 2018-05-10 [The Star]

Give Atwoli more security, unionists demand 2018-05-07 [Daily Nation]

Domestic workers are not slaves and should be treated with dignity and respect 2018-05-04 [The Standard]

Workers oppose law that makes striking harder 2018-05-03 [Xinhua]

TUK whips striking dons back to lecture halls 2018-05-01 [Capital FM]

Opposition to Labour Act changes mount on Workers' Day 2018-05-01 [eNCA]

Employers warn against Labour Day minimum wage increase 2018-04-30 [The Daily Nation]

Construction of Kakamega hospital halted after strike 2018-04-30 [The Daily Star]

Use Labour Day fete to end workers’ woes 2018-04-30 [The Nation]

Labour Day overshadowed by year of strikes, retrenchment 2018-04-30 [The Star]

University of Nairobi suspends workers over lecturers’ strike 2018-04-30 [The Star]

CS Yatani adamant as changes to labour laws dispute rages 2018-04-30 [The Daily Nation]

Trade unions, ministry clash over amendments to labour laws 2018-04-30 [The Star]

MPs, unions clash as debate on workers’ strikes law starts 2018-04-29 [The Daily Nation]

Atwoli and Sossion vow to fight changes to Labour laws 2018-04-29 [The Standard]

COTU backs referendum to address electoral flaws 2018-04-22 [The Standard]

Atwoli warns MPs against proposed law on strikes 2018-04-21 [Capital FM]

Tea firms to pay taxes for using picking machines 2018-04-20 [The Daily Nation]

Amina gazettes team to decide Varsities CBA offer 2018-04-20 [The Standard]

Massive job losses loom for varsity workers 2018-04-20 [The Standard]

Bill to curb workers’ strike in long list of 'essential' jobs 2018-04-20 [The Daily Nation]

Police in Nairobi Disperse Protesting Varsity Lecturers 2018-04-19 [The Daily Nation]

No progress in effort to end strike, report says Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001277396/no-progress-in-effort-to-end-strike-report-says 2018-04-19 [The Standard]

Higher learning in disarray 50 days into lecturers’ strike 2018-04-19 [Capital FM]

Dons' Strike Talks Stall as IPUCCF Offers Non-Monetary Proposals 2018-04-19 [allAfrica]

Lecturers reject State's offer to Uasu officials Read more at: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001277143/lecturers-reject-state-s-offer-to-uasu-officials 2018-04-17 [The Standard]

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