Activities

January
2018

2018 Survey Questionnaire on TRADE UNION RIGHTS VIOLATION

The ITUC has been exposing violations of trade union rights for more than 30 years. We publish this information on the website of the ITUC Survey and use it to develop the ITUC Global Rights Index which rates 140 countries on a scale from 1-5 (...)
January
2018

Category : Nigeria ;

Free movement of goods and people and migration, common concerns of ITUC-AFRICA, OTUWA and ECOWAS

Free movement and integration is one of the opportunities for promoting development in Africa. Intra-African migration particularly that of workers and social protection, constitute considerable means of achieving this (...)
07 to 09 december 2017 Bolton White Hotel, Abuja - Nigeria
January
2018

Category : Togo ;

The Trade Union Confederation of Workers of Togo (CSTT) gets a fresh look

The Extraordinary and Elective Congress of the Trade Union Confederation of Workers of Togo (CSTT) was held on December 8 at the headquarters of the CSTT in Lome.
08 December 2017 CSTT, Lome - TOGO
November
2017

Category : Declarations ; Migration ;

Call for Action: The sale of African migrants in Libya as slaves and into slavery

The African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) expresses its alarm over the recent revelations of the heinous trade in slavery of African migrants in open markets in Libya reminiscent of the (...)
20 November 2017 Lomé, TOGO
November
2017

Category : Zimbabwe ; Declarations ;

ITUC-AFRICA STATEMENT ON THE POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT IN ZIMBABWE

The African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa), like many in Africa and the rest of the world, has been following with great interest the political developments in Zimbabwe. We join our colleagues (...)
19 November 2017 Lomé, TOGO
November
2017

ITUC-Africa welcomes Qatar’s labour industrial reforms: calls on Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to emulate same

The African Régional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confédération (ITUC-Africa) joins the global trade union fraternity to commend and welcome the décision and commitments made by the govemment of Qatar to progressively reform her (...)
November
2017

Africa Trade Unions at COP23

From mudslides in Sierra Leone, to floods in parts of West Africa, to huge droughts caused by El Niño in parts of Southern Africa; Africa is no doubt vulnerable to the daunting effects of climate (...)
October
2017

PRESS RELEASE OF THE RSMMS DELEGATION IN MISSION TO AGADEZ

The steering committee of the Trade Union Network on Mediterranean Sub-Saharan Migration (RSMMS), decided in July 2017 in Tunis, as part of its program for the period 2017-2020, to send a delegation to meet migrants in their journey to find a (...)

Educational video on ILLICIT FINANCIAL FLOWS from AFRICA produced by ITUC-Africa

ITUC-Africa is carrying out a number of educational campaigns to get African audiences aware of how multi-national corporations are syphoning capital from the continent through tax evasion and tax avoidance (e.g. using tax havens to shelter (...)
October
2017

Category : Togo ;

Trade Union Conference on Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) - Africa/EU

On 9 and 10 October 2017, ITUC-Africa trade union leaders and experts, the African Regional Confederation (EATUC, SATUCC and OTAO), the ETUC (Confederation of European Trade Unions), the ITUC and the experts from civil society organisations (...)
9 - 10 October 2017 Lome - ITUC-Africa Headquarters (Fopadesc Center)

ITUC AFRICA

2018
Jan 16

2018 Survey Questionnaire on TRADE UNION RIGHTS VIOLATION

The ITUC has been exposing violations of trade union rights for more than 30 years. We publish this information on the website of the ITUC Survey and use it to develop the ITUC Global Rights Index which rates 140 countries on a scale from 1-5 based on the degree of respect for workers’ rights. (...)