Activities

May
2019

Category : Reports ; ATUDN ;

ITUC-Africa drums support for Goal 8 during the UNECA Regional SDGs Forum!

The Africa’s regional organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) through the Africa Trade Union Development Network (ATUDN) hosted a side event during the UNECA regional forum on SDGs. Under the theme “The centrality (...)
17 April 2019 Marrakech, Morroco

Provisional CAS list: prepare to engage at the ILC

The provisional list for the 2019 International Labour Conference (ILC) cases to be discussed by the Committee on Application of Standards (CAS) is out (please see the document attached).
May
2019

Category : Reports ; Zambia ; ATUDN ;

Seminar on Innovative Ways in Financing Universal Social Protection Floors: Policies, Programs and Practical Examples

"Social protection is too vital for many people; it is not a luxury, too many people are deprived of this RIGHT" – Kwasi Adu Amankwah "Social protection is not a matter of charity, it is a RIGHT which should provide social justice and restore (...)
2 - 3 May 2019 Windoeck, NAMIBIA

Report of the 2019 Africa International Labour Conference (ILC) preparation meeting

The African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa www.ituc-africa.org) and the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) conducted the preparatory meeting for the 2019 International Labour (...)
20-22 March 2019 Kigali, RWANDA
March
2019

Africa Trade Unions Holds Talks with State Secretary, German Ministry for Environment

On the side lines of the 4th session of the United Nations Environment Assembly, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung - Kenya Office - organized a consultative meeting between the State Secretary (Deputy Minister) of the German Ministry of Environment - (...)
13 March 2019 Nairobi, KENYA
March
2019

Category : Technical document ; Zambia ; ATUDN ;

Private Sector Seminar, Lusaka 26-27 March 2019

The TUDCN is organising a two day seminar on the involvement of private sector in development programmes in Africa. The first day will be dedicated to the major trends and new developments in this area, and the second day will focus on blended (...)
26-27 March 2019 Lusaka, ZAMBIA
March
2019

Category : Technical document ; Zambia ; ATUDN ;

ATUDN General Meeting, Lusaka, 27-28 March 2019

The African Trade Union Development Network (ATUDN) is holding its General Meeting in Lusaka, Zambia, on 27-28 March 2019. A major focus will be placed on the work of trade unions around the Sustainable Development Goals, notably in relation (...)
27-28 March 2019 Lusaka, ZAMBIA

UNEA 4: Trade Unions Call For Urgent Action on Marine Litter, Plastic Pollution and Toxic Chemicals

Over 4700 people are in Nairobi this week to participate in the Fourth Session of the United Nations Environment Assembly running from 11 - 15 May 2019. The Summit is the highest decision making body on the environment; bringing together Heads (...)
10 March 2019 Nairobi, KENYA
February
2019

Maltreatment and detention of an African Trade Union Leader, KWASI ADU-AMANKWAH, in Zimbabwe

This is to bring to your attention that the General Secretary of the African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa www.ituc-africa.org), Comrade Kwasi Adu-Amankwah (a Ghanaian) has been forcefully (...)
26 February 2019 A call for swift intervention from the Office of the President of Zimbabwe

ITUC AFRICA

The Africa’s regional organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) through the Africa Trade Union Development Network (ATUDN) hosted a side event during the UNECA regional forum on SDGs. Under the theme “The centrality of decent work in achieving the SDGs: it (...)