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Protect Workers 2020-06-27 [COTU]

COTU(K) Demands Funds to Shield Workers 2020-06-13 [COTU]

Patients on their own as medics go on strike 2020-06-10 [The Standard]

New report urges gov't to plan well and save lives 2020-06-04 [Education international]

2.3m workers at risk of losing medical cover, warns FKE 2020-06-03 [Business Daily]

Pay cuts in private hospitals as business slumps 2020-06-03 [The Nation]

Kisumu health workers to down tools 2020-06-03 [The Standard]

Kisumu health workers issue 7-day strike notice 2020-06-03 [The Star]

New report urges government to plan well and save lives 2020-05-30 [EI]

Health workers suspend strike after talks 2020-05-18 [Daily Nation]

A Solidarity Fight Against Covid-19 2020-04-27 [COTU]

Educators call for lockdown and measures to protect population during COVID-19 crisis 2020-04-20 [Education international website]

Covid-19 ravages Kenya’s media industry 2020-04-18 [IFJ]

Protecting Workers in All Sectors of the Economy 2020-04-12 [COTU]

As desert locusts wreak havoc throughout east Africa, agricultural jobs and livelihoods hang in the balance 2020-04-01 [Equal Times]

Some Kenyan nurses refuse coronavirus patients in protest over shortages - union 2020-03-27 [Canada.com]

Traders back county government move to combat the spread of Covid-19 2020-03-25 [kenyanews.go.ke]

More than 1,000 flower farm workers sent home 2020-03-25 [the-star.co.ke]

Kenyan nurses at coronavirus ward begin go-slow 2020-03-19 [bbc.com]

Kenyan nurses at coronavirus ward begin go-slow over lack of equipment and training 2020-03-17 [BBC]

MPs kill Bill that limits workers’ right to strike 2020-03-09 [The Standard]

Deadly stampede in school highlights dangers of overcrowding and poor infrastructure 2020-02-11 [Education International]

Video of Chinese man caning Kenyan worker sparks outrage 2020-02-10 [CITY]

Moi was quick to fix workers woes to avert strikes 2020-02-09 [The Standard]

Dock Workers Union accountant killed, robbed Sh1.5 million 2020-01-30 [Hivisasa]

Meru health workers give conditions to avert looming strike 2020-01-30 [The Daily Nation]

Nairobi workers threaten strike over poor pay, working conditions 2020-01-30 [The Star]

Tension at KNH Amid Coronavirus Fears 2020-01-30 [The Daily Nation]

Union confronts workers’ rights violations at Petro Oil 2020-01-24 [IndustriAll]

Union calls for increased security as four teachers are killed in the first weeks of 2020 2020-01-23 [education International]

Union confronts workers’ rights violations at Petrol Oil Kenya 2020-01-22 [IndustriALL]

Kenya: Union urges government to tackle police brutality against media 2020-01-16 [IFJ]

Union calls for increased security as four teachers are killed in the first weeks of 2020 2020-01-15 [Education International]

ITF rescues Kenyan seafarers from Mozambique 2020-01-11 [ITF]

Crisis looms in varsities as workers vow to strike 2020-01-10 [The Standard]

Cotu, ILO to intervene over sacked union officials 2019-12-30 [The Standard]

Dr. Atwoli Elected as Workers Spokesperson on the African Continent in Cote d’ Ivoire. 2019-12-07 [COTU]

Labour Relation Amendment Bill 2019. 2019-11-23 [COTU]

Taita Taveta Threatens to Fire Striking Health Workers 2019-11-14 [The Daily Nation]

County declares illegal a planned strike by Taita Taveta county medics 2019-11-11 [KNA]

Establishing Working Relations between COTU(K) Affiliates and Informal Workers Associations. 2019-11-02 [COTU]

Sis Rose Omamo addressing Informal Workers during the signing of MOU. 2019-11-02 [COTU]

Landmark Agreement for Kenya’s Informal Workers 2019-10-31 [Solidarity Center]

Agreements unite formal and informal metal workers in Kenya 2019-10-30 [IndustriALL]

U to U extends solidarity with East Africa affiliates 2019-10-30 [BWI]

Nurses get insurance cover against medical malpractice 2019-10-28 [The Standard]

Finlays set to leave 1,000 jobless in farms' closure 2019-10-22 [The Standard]

School collapse reveals the deadly toll of privatisation 2019-10-01 [Education International]

Give More Women Top Jobs, Kalonzo Tells Unions 2019-09-19 [The Daily Nation]

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