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The SADC Private Sector Forum (SPSF) is extremely pleased to invite you to join Professor Evance Kalula for an insightful conversation about the game-changing factors that have brought the future of work forward. From enterprises to informality and employment to labour rights find out more about what it will take to maintain your balance during this ever-changing time.

Featuring an introduction to the SADC Labour Law Guide & the SADC COVID-19 Dashboard this online event took place on Thursday 17 September at 10:30am (Pretoria time).

17 September 2020 10:30 am 11:30 pm Pretoria Time

The Labour Law Guide was Launched via a regional online event on 12 June 2020.

Welcome & Opening Remarks
Dr. Aggrey Mlimuka SPSF Chairperson
Mrs Cynthia Samuel-OlonjuwonILO Regional Director for Africa
Official Opening
Mr Mpho Balopi – 
Minister of Employment, Labour Productivity
and Skills Development, Botswana
The Labour Law Guide + COVID-19 Dashboard
Ms Tanya Cohen Labour Law Guide Coordinator
Ms Deborah France-MassinDirector, ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities
Mr Mthunzi Mdwaba IOE Vice President to the ILO
Mr Maxwell Parakokwa Senior Programme Officer – Employment Labour & Youth Directorate of Social & Human Development, SADC
Closing Remarks
Mr Kaiser Moyane
Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) Board Member

12 June 2020