By Ilda Lindell,Gunilla Andrae,Bjorn Beckman,Alison Brown,Ebbe Prag,Ignasio Malizani Jimu,Michal Lyons,Owusu Boampong,Karen Tranberg Hansen,David Jordhus-Lier,Doctor Winnie Mitullah,Kate Meagher,Wilma Nchito,Suzanne Scheld

Africa's casual staff is a energetic exam of the informalization and casualization of labor, that's altering livelihoods in Africa and beyond.

Gathering circumstances from 9 international locations and towns throughout sub-Saharan Africa, and from various sectors, this quantity is going past the standard specialise in loved ones ‘coping techniques’ and person business enterprise, addressing the transforming into variety of collective organisations in which casual employees make themselves noticeable and articulate their calls for and pursuits. The rising photograph is that of a hugely different panorama of geared up actors, supplying grounds for rigidity but additionally possibilities for alliance. the gathering examines makes an attempt at organizing around the formal-informal paintings spheres, and explores the radical pattern of transnational organizing via casual workers.

Part of the ground-breaking Africa Now sequence, Africa’s casual employees is a well timed exploration of deep, ongoing financial, political and social transformations.

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