Consultative and Training Workshop Employment Injury Protection in Southern and Eastern Africa Harare, Rainbow Towers Hotel, Oct 20-22, 2014
The ILO and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) organized a consultative and training workshop with experts and government stakeholders from Southern and Eastern African countries on the issue of Employment Injury Protection in Harare, Zimbabwe.
The workshop was based on a review study of existing schemes by Prof Letlhokwa George Mpedi and Dr Mathias Nyenti of the Centre for International Comparative Labour and Social Security Law, CICLASS, at the University of Johannesburg.
The full study and workshop proceedings will be culminated in a publication expected in 2015. Video footage of the Bulawayo Rehabilitation Centre and the workshop will be edited in a promotional videoclip and also shared in 2015
Following all Workshop presentations and pictures:
Prof Letlhokwa George Mpedi and Dr Mathias Nyenti: Employment Injury in Eastern and Southern Africa PPT (pdf, 105 kb)
Mr Luis Frota (ILO, Pretoria): International trends on employment injury protection and scope of study in Southern and Eastern Africa PPT (pdf, 486 kb)
Prof LG Mpedi, Dr MAT Nyenti (CICLASS, University of Johannesburg): Challenges experienced by former mine workers in accessing social security benefits in SADC PPT (pdf, 486 kb)
Following Pictures of the Workshop: