• Short Summary

    In South Africa, the General Secretary of the largest black union, the National Union of Clothing Workers, has expressed great optimism about the outcome of a commission of inquiry into labour legislation.

  • Description

    In South Africa, the General Secretary of the largest black union, the National Union of Clothing Workers, has expressed great optimism about the outcome of a commission of inquiry into labour legislation. The Wiehan Commission calls for radical changes in the country's system of industrial relations. The committee was appointed in 1977, and among its recommendations are full trade union rights for workers of all races, including migrant workers and so-called "commuters from the independent states". For the first time, apprenticeship training will he opened to workers of all races. Mrs Lucy Mvubelo, General Secretary of the National Union of Clothing Workers, commented on the findings of the Wiehan Commission.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6BNXF74KXJQKG7N1V9P53JSF1
    Media URN:
    VLVA6BNXF74KXJQKG7N1V9P53JSF1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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