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Welcome to the Trade union: Union for the Local Employees in Missions Accredited to South Africa (ULEMASA)
Preserve and protect members and trade union rights
Promote wellbeing of members
Build alliances social partners
Ensure members working conditions are fair
Ulemasa promises to uphold the dignity of locally recruited employees (“LRP”) who are members and preserve, strengthen and protect human and trade union rights.
- Uphold the dignity of locally recruited employees (“LRP”) who are members and
preserve, strengthen and protect human and trade union rights.
- Negotiate, conclude and provide education on collective agreements.
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Why Join Ulemasa?
Better wagesUlemasa union use collective muscle to bargain for better salaries, pensions, holidays, health insurance, sick pay, overtime etc
EqualityUlemasa union champion equal rights and equal pay. We fight discrimination against race, genderand more
Personal protectionUlemasa have got your back. Not only can we tell you your rights, we will also defend your rights.
Our purpose is to provide a professional, transparent environment on how to handle disputes that arise between our members with their employers
We focus on a holistic approach of missions conferred with immunities and privileges by using Immunities and Privileges Act 2001, that reads with the South African constitution, 1996, the Foreign states Immunities Act 1981, Labour Relations Act, 1995 and it’s amendments of 1997
The objectives of the organization among others include mediation and relationship building, to promote security of employment, to prevent unlawful labour practices and implements reasonable living wages.
The Department of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa presents its compliments to Heads of Diplomatic Missions and International Organisations accredited to the Republic of South Africa (Missions) and has the duty to raise with Missions the important subject of labour relations as it pertains to locally recruited staff members. Read More
We are non Profit organization relying on income from donations to fund services, Please donate to support our work Click here for more.
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