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Health workers unions submit views on proposed increase of NHIF deduction to 2.75%

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Health workers unions submit views on proposed increase of NHIF deduction to 2.75% 2023-09-07 [The Citizen]

South Africa ‘Facebook’s contractor forced me to work alongside my rapist’ 2023-09-05 [Open Democracy]

Trade unions back Atwoli's move to work with President Ruto 2023-09-04 [The Standard]

Court orders Proto Energy to pay union dues 2023-08-27 [IndustriALL]

Global Court orders mediation in Meta labour dispute 2023-08-24 [Reuters]

BWI on the passing of Rajabu Mwondi, a 'baobab' of the Kenyan labour movement 2023-08-23 [BWI]

Aviation workers lament over low wages 2023-08-20 [The Star]

COTU (K) Mourns Chairman General Rajab Mwondi 2023-08-19 [COTU]

Reasonable Accomodation of Workers with Disabilities 2023-08-19 [COTU]

Global Firm regrets taking Facebook moderation work 2023-08-18 [BBC]

Faceless Nairobi cartels back to torment Sakaja - workers union 2023-08-15 [The Star]

St Stephen's Cathedral's bond with the labour movement 2023-07-30 [The Star]

Africa Content Moderators for Facebook win vital case against employers for maltreatment 2023-07-20 [Impact International]

Machakos health workers suspend strike after deal with Governor Wavinya 2023-07-16 [The Citizen]

Relief as health workers suspend strike for 90 days 2023-07-14 [The Star]

Labour court set to unlock Etihad, staff union stalemate 2023-07-14 [The Business Daily]

Global Moderators behind ChatGPT want Parliament to probe OpenAI, Sama over exploitation 2023-07-13 [Citizen-Digital]

Sweden Sweden's SEKO and Kenyan union plan cooperation for next 3 years 2023-07-10 [BWI]

Health unions insist workers strike notice remains in force 2023-07-03 [The Star]

Global Facebook content moderators call the work 'torture'; their lawsuit may ripple worldwide 2023-07-02 [The Sumter Item]

Former Facebook moderator reveals torments, seeks justice in court 2023-06-30 [Africanews]

Union asks government to bail out Telkom 2023-06-19 [KBC]

Global 'No job for humans': the harrowing work of content moderators 2023-06-15 [AFP]

Global Inside the intriguing fight for Meta content moderation jobs 2023-06-15 [Nation]

Global Meta is trying, and failing, to crush unions 2023-06-09 [Jacobin]

‘A watershed’: Meta ordered to offer mental health care to moderators 2023-06-08 [The Guardian]

City Hall workers threaten to sue Governor Sakaja over CBA stalemate 2023-06-07 [The Nation]

Court declares Meta as primary employer in its lawsuit 2023-06-05 [Cryptopolitan]

Global Court orders suspension of mass layoff of Facebook moderators 2023-06-03 [Barron]

Police okay public servants’ to protests against increased taxes 2023-05-29 [The Star]

Flowers that make a difference: How fair wages are changing the lives of workers 2023-05-29 [The Star]

EA Portland Cement faces auctioneers over Sh1.4bn staff dues 2023-05-28 [The Nation]

Africa Court orders Facebook's partner Sama to continue paying moderators 2023-05-12 [Business Daily]

Public workers threaten industrial action over govt taxation proposals 2023-05-08 [Capital FM]

Union decries poor employment terms at flower firms 2023-05-08 [The Star]

Kenya Sama denies calling police on protesting employees 2023-05-08 [Nairobi News]

Union fault state over new taxes amid tough economic times 2023-05-05 [The Star]

UK In a landmark case, Kenyan tea workers continue to fight for damages from a Scottish tea giant over musculoskeletal injuries 2023-04-28 [Equal Times]

Kisumu court suspends health workers' strike 2023-04-26 [The Star]

Striking medics paralyse services in four counties over delayed pay 2023-04-23 [The Standard]

Secretary General Speech at the Social Protection Conference. 2023-04-22 [COTU]

Shopstewards Meeting 2023-04-01 [COTU]

Meta faces third lawsuit in Kenya as moderators claim illegal sacking, blacklisting 2023-03-21 [Yahoo]

Content moderators sue Meta over alleged 'union-busting' 2023-03-21 [Saltwire]

Launching the Migrants Resource Center. 2023-03-18 [COTU]

KPAWU statement on sexual harassment in the tea sector 2023-02-25 [The Standard]

Union wants State to eliminate violence at the workplace after BBC tea plantation expose 2023-02-24 [The Standard]

True cost of our tea: Sexual abuse on Kenyan tea farms revealed 2023-02-21 [BBC]

Trade Union Leadership paid Courtesy Call to the President 2023-02-19 [COTU]

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