June 6, 2018

Shrinking economy – a catastrophe for workers and poor

The South African Federation of Trade Unions, since its founding Congress in April 2017, has been warning of a deepening economic catastrophe. Today’s report by Statistics […]
June 5, 2018

SAFTU demands justice for waste pickers

The South African Federation of Trade Unions has, from its launch, resolved to organize the unorganised and the army of workers ion the margins of the […]
June 5, 2018

SAFTU alarmed at effect of fuel price increase on the poor

The South African Federation of Trade Unions is alarmed at the harsh impact of tonight’s increase in fuel prices. From midnight petrol will cost 82 cents […]
June 2, 2018

Renewable energy is necessary, but not at expense of jobs, says SAFTU

The South African Federation of Trade Unions condemns the privatisation of energy generation to capitalist companies and supports NUMSA’s call for the social ownership of the […]