Mon June 1 | RAC meeting with guest Cambodian Trade Unionist speakers 0

RAC meeting with guest Cambodian Trade Unionist Speakers

When: Monday 1st June

Where: ANMF House 540 Elizabeth St Melbourne, just North of Vic Markets

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The Refugee Action Collective meeting this Monday will have two Cambodian trade union leaders as guest speakers. They will give an introduction to the RAC meeting about the political/social situation in Cambodia, what’s wrong with Australia’s refugee deal with Cambodia, and their own struggles.

Speakers: Sar Mora & Yon Sineat
1) Mr. Sar Mora, currently the president of the Cambodian Food and Service Workers’ Federation (CFSWF). Started work life as a construction worker and then moved into the garment sector. He was involved for many years with the Coalition of Cambodian Apparel Workers Democratic Union (C.CAWDU). Mora is also a representative of Solidarity House in Cambodia.

2) Ms. Yon Sineat, currently employed as a Project Officer with CFSWF. She started work life in the footwear industry before moving into the hospitality industry as a hotel worker. She became active in the Cambodian Tourism and Service Workers Federation (CTSWF) and became the local president of the women committee. Sineat then became a program officer with ACILS Cambodia and then a project co-ordinator with LO/FTF.

All welcome. The discussion on Cambodia, will be followed by a regular RAC meeting.

call Chris on 0403 013 183 for more details