E-commerce Integrity: Inclusion, Employment, Labour, Opportunities and Potential Challenges

A well-integrated African E-commerce industry would cover over a billion people, making it one of the most significant e-commerce industries in the world. It has the potential to turn us into leading producers and not just consumers of (...)
23-25th July 2018 Nairobi, Kenya

Chinese Investments In Africa: whose fooling who?

During the weeks of 6-14th July 2018, I was privileged to be part of a four-member investigative team of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) representing the African ITUC regional office. The team led by the ITUC Deputy (...)
14 July 2018

REPORT on Just Transition Consultative Meeting, 22-24 May 2018, Lagos, Nigeria

The ITUC-Africa Just Transition Consultative Meeting, tookg place in Lagos from 22-24 May 2018, brought together 18 participants from 12 African countries. The meeting deliberated on a number of issues: a. The development and industrialization (...)
22-24 May 2018 Lagos, NIGERIA

Category : Nigeria ;

Trade Unions Begin a Journey Towards Defining and Developing A Just Transition Policy Framework For Africa

As part of a series of initiatives jointly implemented by ITUC-Africa and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES), the Africa climate change activists are now embarking on a process of conceptualizing, defining and developing a Just Transition policy (...)
22 to 24th may 2018 Lagos - Nigeria

Category : Nigeria ;

African trade unions are committed to contribute to the United Nations Global Compact on migration

The UN Global Compact for safe, orderly and regular migration is an opportunity for trade unions to rethink their migration policies. These policies should not focus only on the recognition of human mobility, but also its contribution to (...)
10 to 12 avril 2018 Golden Tulip Hôtel, Lagos - Nigeria

Category : Declarations ;

ITUC-Africa May Day 2018 message

1st MAY 2018 Lomé, TOGO

Category : ATUDN ;

Template on human and trade union rights incidence reporting format

Modèle de formulaire pour signaler des incidents de violation des droits humains et syndicaux

World Social Forum 2018

The World Social Forum has consolidated itself as an open space of horizontal and plural encounter for the democratic debate of ideas, the formulation of proposals, the free exchange of experiences and the articulation for effective actions by (...)
12-17 March 2018 Salvador, Bahia, BRASIL


Aug 14

National Youth Council of TUC - Ghana Calls for Safe Spaces for the Youth on International Youth Day, (...)

The National Youth Council (NYC) of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) of Ghana marked the 2018 International Youth Day under the Theme: *“Safe Spaces for Youth”.