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Domestic workers: Poor quality of life a reality for many

12% of working women in South Africa are domestic workers – yet they don’t receive proper maternity leave or pay

Most of the world’s domestic workers – (76%) – are women. They mainly do housework like cleaning, washing clothes, cooking and childcare, usually in private households. Domestic workers often have low incomes and are excluded from basic labour rights and…

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PCC: Lack of health representation in climate commission raises eyebrows

PCC: Lack of health representation in climate commission raises eyebrows

The Public Health Association of South Africa (PHASA) is fighting to include health in President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Presidential Climate Commission (PCC). According to the PCC, its mission is to oversee and facilitate a just and equitable transition towards a low-emissions…

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