Kōrero: Women’s labour organisations

Working Women’s Charter (1 o 2)

Working Women’s Charter

Labour activist Sonja Davies was introduced to the Working Women’s Charter at a conference in Sydney, Australia, in 1976. After adaptation to local needs the charter became the focus of activism in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Provisions 8 and 15 dealing with working hours and sex education were particularly controversial.

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Megan Cook, 'Women’s labour organisations - Unions, 1970s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/26389/working-womens-charter (accessed 26 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011