Professional development and recognition programme improvements were achieved, along with a new consultation clause
and new rostering provisions which enable advance notice of shift changes.
During the first months of conflict in South Kordofan, some foreign envoys pressed Khartoum to re-divide South Kordofan into two states and to appoint the SPLM-N candidate Abdel Aziz Al-Hilu in South Kordofan while Ahmed Haroun be appointed governor of West Kordofan, after which the popular consultation clause
of the CPA can be held.
The agreements with UnitingCare, The Salvation Army and Presbyterian Aged Care will also include a union delegates' recognition clause, which gives delegates the right to meet with management and members in the workplace, and a consultation clause
, which places obligation on management to consult with staff over any planned workplace changes.
In 1855, the AMA added a consultation clause
to its code of ethics, asserting that any member who even consulted with a homeopath or other nonregular practitioner would be booted out.
"Despite a very robust consultation clause
in the collective agreement, we believe the process around the introduction of the roster change was inadequate," Wait said.
Most NZNO-negotiated collective employment agreements contain a management of change or consultation clause
. NZNO will ensure employers comply with these clauses, if consultation about the issue is necessary.
I am concerned that some in management seem to either disregard or not know about the consultation clause
in the South Island Multi-Employment Collective Agreement (MECA).
Besides, SPLM-N leaders signed Popular Consultation clauses
(Abdel Aziz Adam El Hilu signed for Nuba and Malik Agar signed for Blue Nile) as part of the CPA.