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by IDWFED published Feb 12, 2015 04:54 AM
Namibia: NDAWU Shop-stewards training on conditions of employment and dispute resolutions

Namibia: NDAWU Shop-stewards training on conditions of employment and dispute resolutions

from Jul 01, 2017 08:00 AM to Jul 03, 2017 07:59 AM Namibia,by IDWFED

On July 1, The Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU) began a workshop of shop-steward on conditions of employment and dispute resolutions.

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Malawi: Training of trainers workshop in Blanytre

Malawi: Training of trainers workshop in Blanytre

from Jun 30, 2017 08:00 AM to Jul 02, 2017 07:59 AM Blantyre, Malawi,by IDWFED

IDWF affiliate Commercial, Industrial & Allied Workers Union (CIAWU) in Malawi had a training of trainers workshop in Blantyre from June 30 to July 1, 2017.

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Malawi: Training of trainers workshop in Lilongwe

Malawi: Training of trainers workshop in Lilongwe

from Jun 20, 2017 08:00 AM to Jun 23, 2017 07:59 AM Lilongwe, Malawi,by IDWFED

IDWF affiliate Commercial, Industrial & Allied Workers Union (CIAWU) in Malawi had a training of trainers workshop in Lilongwe from June 20-22, 2017.

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South Africa: SADSAWU discussion meeting on compensation act

South Africa: SADSAWU discussion meeting on compensation act

May 28, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Cape Town,by IDWFED

SADSAWU discussion meeting on compensation act

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Kenya: To raise awareness on the rights of domestic workers

Kenya: To raise awareness on the rights of domestic workers

Mar 23, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Kenya,by IDWFED

"Domestic workers are workers entitled to decent work, social protection and freedom of association!"

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Tanzania: CHODAWU workshop on union & cooperative

Tanzania: CHODAWU workshop on union & cooperative

from Mar 21, 2017 08:00 AM to Mar 23, 2017 07:59 AM Tanzania,by IDWFED

Hosted by the Conservation, Hotel, Domestic and Allied Workers Union (CHODAWU), the Informal women workers including domestic workers' leaders have participated in a three days workshop about union and cooperative supported by SEWA from India from March 21 to 22.

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Ghana: Ratify ILO C189 to give more power to domestic workers

Ghana: Ratify ILO C189 to give more power to domestic workers

Mar 09, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AMby IDWFED

The 2017 commemoration of International Women’s Day 2017 has been used by domestic workers in Ghana to call on the government to speedily ratify ILO Convention 189 so as to have more power as working women.

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Global: Women 4 Justice - Stand together for women's rights

Global: Women 4 Justice - Stand together for women's rights

Jan 21, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AMby IDWFED

On January 21, 2017, women will unite in Washington, DC and across the United States for the Women’s March on Washington. We will stand together for women’s rights, human security, social justice and peace.

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Zanzibar: IDWF workshop on knowledge base for migrant domestic workers

Zanzibar: IDWF workshop on knowledge base for migrant domestic workers

from Oct 26, 2016 08:00 AM to Oct 28, 2016 07:59 AM Zanzibar,by IDWFED

With the support of FES-TZA, IDWF conducted a workshop from Oct 26-27 on knowledge base for migrant domestic workers.

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Uganda: The Kampala Declaration - A Call For Action On The Plight of Migrant Domestic Workers in Africa

Uganda: The Kampala Declaration - A Call For Action On The Plight of Migrant Domestic Workers in Africa

from Oct 13, 2016 08:00 AM to Oct 17, 2016 07:59 AM Kampala, Uganda,by IDWFED

Supported by the ACV-CSC of Belgium and the IUF, the IDWF had a Training of Trainers Workshop - Testing Manual in Planning from Oct 13-16 in Kampala. 16 domestic workers participated. They were from South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Namibia, Uganda, Kenya, Ghana and Malawi.

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Guinea: SYNEM Celebration of the World Day for Decent Work

Guinea: SYNEM Celebration of the World Day for Decent Work

Oct 07, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Guinea,by IDWFED

In celebration of the World Day for Decent Work, Syndicat National des Employés de Maison (SYNEM) was promoting the My Fair Home Campaign and lobbying the government to ratify the C189 during her general assembly on Oct 7.

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Brazil: IDWF Executive Committee meeting 2016

Brazil: IDWF Executive Committee meeting 2016

from Sep 12, 2016 08:00 AM to Sep 15, 2016 07:59 AM Sao Paulo, Brazil,by IDWFED

The annual ExCo meeting is an opportunity to examine the progress of the IDWF, in particular, how we have advanced towards the goals in the 5-Years Strategic Plan.

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Uganda: HTS-Union shows support to the My Fair Home Campaign

Uganda: HTS-Union shows support to the My Fair Home Campaign

Aug 14, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Uganda,by IDWFED

HTS-Union shows support to the My Fair Home Campaign

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Uganda: Awareness campaign and training of domestic workers by HTS-Union

Uganda: Awareness campaign and training of domestic workers by HTS-Union

from Aug 13, 2016 08:00 AM to Aug 15, 2016 07:59 AM Acholi, Gulu, Uganda,by IDWFED

An awareness creation campaign and training of domestic workers by Uganda Hotels, Food, Tourism, Supermarkets & Allied Workers Union (HTS-Union) was held on Aug 13 and 14 in Acholi, Gulu, Uganda.

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Mozambique: SINED celebration on the International Domestic Workers Day

Mozambique: SINED celebration on the International Domestic Workers Day

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Mozambique,by IDWFED

National Trade Union of Domestic Workers (SINED) had a celebration for International Domestic Workers Day on June 16.

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Ivory Coast: SYTTEID-CI celebration of the IDWD

Ivory Coast: SYTTEID-CI celebration of the IDWD

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ivory Coast,by IDWFED

IDWF affiliate, Syndicat des Travailleurs/ses Domestiques et des Travailleurs/ses de l’Economie Informelle de Côte d’Ivoire (SYTTEID-CI) had a celebration for International Domestic workers Day on June 16.

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Ghana: DSWU celebration of June 16 and signing the My Fair Home pledge

Ghana: DSWU celebration of June 16 and signing the My Fair Home pledge

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic Services Workers Union (DSWU) will celebrate the day with 60 domestic workers, employers, policy makers, trade unionists, and an official from the Department of Labour.

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Tanzania: CHODAWU's public forum for June 16 and launch of My Fair Home

Tanzania: CHODAWU's public forum for June 16 and launch of My Fair Home

Jun 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Tanzania,by IDWFED

On June 16th, 45 domestic workers and union leaders from CHODAWU (Conservation, Hotels, Domestic, Social Welfare and Consultancy Union) will meet the Honorable Jenista Joakim Mhagama, Minister of State (Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment Youth and Disabled) in Dodoma where the Parliament is in session.

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Malawi: Exchange visit of NDAWU DWs to CIAWU Malawi

Malawi: Exchange visit of NDAWU DWs to CIAWU Malawi

from May 20, 2016 08:00 AM to Jun 25, 2016 07:59 AM Malawi,by IDWFED

Namibian Domestic and Allied Workers Union-NDAWU and Commercial Industrial Allied Workers Union –CIAWU of Malawi which is a multi-sectoral union are both affiliates of the IDWF. One of the IDWF activities between Namibia and Malawi was to have the exchange visit. It involves DW leaders and organizers to visit CIAWU union in Malawi.

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Tanzania: CHODAWU official meeting with domestic workers' leaders

Tanzania: CHODAWU official meeting with domestic workers' leaders

May 17, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Bagamoyo District, Tanzania,by IDWFED

Conservation, Hotel, Domestic and Allied Workers Union (CHODAWU) had an official meeting the leaders of domestic workers association in Bagamoyo District, Tanzania. The association has 72 domestic workers.

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Madagascar: ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum

Madagascar: ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum

from May 05, 2016 08:00 AM to May 08, 2016 07:59 AM Antananarivo, Madagascar,by IDWFED

ILO Inter-Regional Knowledge Sharing Forum: Good practices and lessons learned on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia.

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Global: Domestic workers on 2016 May Day

Global: Domestic workers on 2016 May Day

May 01, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AMby IDWFED

Domestic workers from around the world on May Day 2016!

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Africa: The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers

Africa: The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers

from Apr 19, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 22, 2016 07:59 AM Dar es Salaam, Tanzania,by IDWFED

The IDWF / FES Capacity Building Workshop for Migrant Domestic Workers has officially started, the first of its kind in Africa!

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Namibia: NDAWU planning workshop

Namibia: NDAWU planning workshop

from Apr 14, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 16, 2016 07:59 AM Windhoek, Namibia,by IDWFED

The Namibia Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU) has a two-day planning workshop from April 14 to 15 in Windhoek. Fourteen domestic workers, excos and organizers were attending.

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Global: Get Ready for June 16 - 5th Anniversary of C189!

Global: Get Ready for June 16 - 5th Anniversary of C189!

from Apr 20, 2016 08:00 AM to Jun 17, 2016 07:59 AMby IDWFED

Make "My Fair Home" Every Domestic Worker's Workplace!

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Malawi: IDWF 4-year strategic planning workshop for CIAWU

Malawi: IDWF 4-year strategic planning workshop for CIAWU

from Apr 11, 2016 08:00 AM to Apr 13, 2016 07:59 AM Malawi,by IDWFED

IDWF conducted a four-year strategic planning workshop, April 11 to 12, for domestic workers from Commercial, Industrial & Allied Workers Union (CIAWU) in Malawi.

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Ghana: DSWU Capacity Building Workshop

Ghana: DSWU Capacity Building Workshop

Apr 06, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic Services Workers Union (DSWU) had a Capacity building workshop on April 6 for domestic workers.

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Guinea: SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189

Guinea: SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Guinea,by IDWFED

On March 8 International Women Day in Guinea, more than 40 members of the SYNEM domestic workers union met the First Lady of the country and demanded the ratification of C189.

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Ghana: "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders"

Ghana: "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders"

Mar 16, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Ghana,by IDWFED

Domestic workers celebrated the International Women's Day on March 16. The aim was to advocate for the ratification of ILO C183. The theme was "Strengthening Maternity and Paternity Protection for All: The role of Stakeholders".

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Tanzania: CHODAWU celebrated Women's Day in Iringa, where many domestic workers are recruited to migrate and work

Mar 08, 2016 from 08:00 AM to 07:59 AM Tanzania,by IDWFED

In Tanzania, CHODAWU celebrated Women’s Day in one of the rural districts, Iringa, where many domestic workers and child domestic workers are recruited to migrate and work.

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