StreetNet marks International Workers` Day - 1 May, 2016
Happy International Workers` DAY!
International Workers Day, also known as Labour Day - is a celebration of labourers and the working classes that is promoted by the international labour movement and occurs every year on the 1st May!
StreetNet Newsletter 31
Please find a new Issue of the StreetNet Newsletter (No.31).
StreetNet holds Negotiations and Strategy Course for the ZCIEA leaders in Harare, Zimbabwe
StreetNet`s affiliate in Zimbabwe, ZCIEA benefited from a negotiations and strategy course which strengthened its capabilities and will help them in negotiations with the local municipal authorities in Harare and Chitungwiza. The activity was conducted in the framework of the project, financed by the Solidarity Center AFL-CIO.
Training Workshop on Organising from the Bottom up
On the 23-25 and 28-30 March 2016, StreetNet International and the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL), jointly ran a training workshop on organising from the bottom up for syndicates of workers in the informal economy in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City respectively. The workshop fell within the framework of a project with Oxfam, Belgium.
The 40 participants who attended the two workshops were syndicate organisers and leaders. They came from different provinces of Vietnam to learn how to organise informal workers and establish negotiating forums, as well as to share their experience on work in the different sectors of the informal economy.