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    Coughing Up: Justice for Southern African gold mineworkers with silicosis and tuberculosis

    Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

    Coughing Up Justice for Southern African gold mineworkers with silicosis and tuberculosis ACTSA Briefing Paper Published April 2017. ACTSA calls on the mining companies that profited from South Africa’s gold to provide proper medical screening, decent financial compensation and healthcare for all ex and current mineworkers suffering from silicosis and TB. Read the full briefing [...]

    COSATU calls on President Zuma to resign

    Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

    4 April 2017 COSATU calls on President Zuma to resign The Congress of South Africa Trade Unions (COSATU) the largest trade union federation in South Africa and part of tripartite alliance with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and South African Communist Party (SACP) has post the cabinet reshuffle which was announced on 30 March [...]