1) This Secretariat Report to COSATU’s 11th National Congress takes stock of developments since the last Congress in September 2009. It identifies the key political challenges facing the working class moving forward.
2) This report is our attempt to assess developments in relation to the three key mandates of the 2009 COSATU Congress:
· Political transformation; particularly in relation to the Alliance,
governance, and advancing a working class political agenda;
· Building of working class consciousness and ideological cohesion; and
· Building the organisational engines of COSATU and the working class.