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Human rights are a concept that every human being has rights universal, inalienable, whatever the positive law or other local factors such as ethnicity, nationality or religion.

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Communiqué and Plan of Action of 13th Civil Society Forum

The 13th Southern Africa Civil Society Forum (CSF) convened by faith based organisations, non-governmental organisations and trade unions brought together diverse civil society formations from the region at Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre, Boksburg, South Africa from the 14th-16th August (...)
14 - 16 August 2017 Johannesburg, South Africa Keywords : Activities; Human and trade union rights; Reports ;

Regional meeting of the Inclusive Framework on BEPS for French speaking countries - Trade union comments

Capacity building and resource for tax administrations in African countries A year after its creation at the request of the G20, 99 countries, including many African countries, participated in the Inclusive Framework for the implementation of the BEPS Action Plan. While the objective of broad (...)
3 July 2017 Cotonou, Benin Keywords : Activities; ILLICIT FINANCIAL FLOWS - “STOP THE BLEEDING” ; Benin; Technical document; Human and trade union rights;
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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 industrial relations practices. The reforms will help (...)
Keywords : Activities ; Declarations ; Human and trade union rights ; Migration ;

NLC STATEMENT: Mother of All Rallies in Kaduna

We have credible information that the Governor of Kaduna State has directed the Sole Administrators in the 21 local governments in the state to use the resources of the local governments to mobilise thugs to Kaduna metropolis to demonstrate in support of his obnoxious policy on the mass sack of (...)
Keywords : Declarations ; Human and trade union rights ; Nigeria ;

Murder of a trade unionist in Kogi State on 1 November — Letter from ICTUR.

The International Centre for Trade Union Rights is writing to express its concerns about the murder of a trade unionist in Kogi State on 1 November.
Keywords : Human and trade union rights ; Protest letters ; Nigeria ;


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 job. The delegation was accompanied by the (...)
Keywords : Activities ; Human and trade union rights ; Communique ; Migration ; Niger ;
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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. (...)