[video] Uganda: Maternity leave brings protection to women security guards and their employer

Author: International Labour Organisation, Published on: 17 October 2007

All African women work. Very few women work in formal workplaces. Even fewer expect to keep their job when they have a baby, much less get maternity leave. But that is not the case for a group of women security guards in Uganda. As ILO TV reports, in an industry where it's a surprise to find women at work, both workers and employer are finding advantages in unionization and maternity leave. [refers to Tight Security]

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