Putting the spotlight on the gendered impact of silicosis
Thabang Pooe highlights work done by gender activists to ensure that the role of women and girls in caregiving is recognised in the recent litigation aimed at holding gold-mining companies accountable for their negligence.
This article was first published in the South African Labour Bulletin – July/August 2018.
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