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Faculty of Law | University of the Western Cape

Research Portal

Faculty of Law | University of the Western Cape

LABOUR LAW IN THE FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (LL 4.0)

BCHC: In order to reboot the economy, government, business and trade unions must work together

Early in March 2020, South Africans became acutely aware of the global pandemic, Covid-19, when the first infection was confirmed. The corona virus had crossed our borders and was no longer some disease that other countries had to deal with. At the time, many did not appreciate the impact that the virus would have on our lives and livelihoods.

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Joint Integrated Research on Decent work and Productivity

Statement of Intent

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Plan for research to promote South Africa’s productivity

Productivity SA, an Entity of the Department of Employment and Labour, whose mandate is to enhance employment growth thereby leading to South Africa's socio-economic development, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the with the University of the Western Cape (UWC).

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Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

official Statement adopted by the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights yesterday on the duties of States Parties to the Covenant (which of course includes SA) in responding to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Key provisions of ILO labour standards COVID-19 outbreak

A compilation of answers to most frequently asked questions related to international labour standards and COVID-19. It does not provide a comprehensive review of possible legal and policy measures. For the ILO’s preliminary assessment concerning the possible impacts of COVID19 on the world of work and suggested range of policy options.

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