White Ribbon South Africa Community Status Toolkit Launched– ending violence against women and girls in our communities It is 64 years since 20 000 women, black and white, old and young, working-class and other strata, gathered on 9 August 1956 from across all of South Africa, by train, bus and taxi, to resist the marginalisation and oppression of women from the economic opportunity and livelihood through the imposition of passes.
Join the COSATU Male Gender Champions Webinar Friday 10th July at 5.30pm via GOOGLE MEET HTTP://meet.google.com/wuk-orvg-dsc Tel +27 10 823 1258 Pin 681145160#
In collaboration with the SACP and the Joe Slovo Foundation COSATU is leading the Campaign calling on the South African Government to ratify ILO C190 and to outlaw GBV & Harassment in the Workplace in South Africa – Add your voice to this Urgent and Important Campaign by adding your name to the “Ratify ILO C190” Petition. In 2019 -at the Centenary Session of the I.L.O. in Geneva, the Convention
In 2019 -at the Centenary Session of the I.L.O. in Geneva, the Convention passed resolution C190 to outlaw GBV and Harassment from the Workplace -see extracts below. Despite promises the South African Government has still failed to ratify over a year later. Just as in most countries around the world, the situation in South Africa has worsened in the last few weeks as a result of the Corona virus with