Activities

ITUC-AFRICA STATEMENT ON THE 2017 AFRICA DAY

On Africa Day, May 25, 2017 the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) joins in the popular launch of the “Africans Rising” Movement which was formed in August 2016 as a rallying platform for (...)
25 May 2017 Fopadesc, Lome-Togo

Official Launch : "Africans rising" Movement

ITUC-Africa joined a number of African civil society organizations to give birth to the "Africans Rising" movement in August, 2016. This is a movement in which we join other Africans to rise for justice, peace and (...)
25 May 2017
April
2017

Category : Declarations ;

LABOUR DAY MESSAGE BY ITUC AFRICA: ORGANIZE AND STRUGGLE FOR PROGRESS

On the occasion of Labour Day 2017, the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) salutes the hundreds of millions of African workers and workers all around the world for their forbearance and (...)
1st MAY 2017 Fopadesc - Lomé - TOGO
April
2017

Category : ATUDN ;

2017 edition of the General Meeting of the Trade Union Development Cooperation Network (TUDCN).

For a new trade unionism based on cooperation and a shared support for the development paradigm.
9 to 21 April 2017 Fopadesc, Lome-TOGO
April
2017

Category : ATUDN ; Malawi ;

Financing for development in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals: Unpacking of blended finance and public-private partnerships and their implications for development results.

Although there is no established methodology for measuring the volume of initiatives focusing on private sector development, it is clear that Official Development Assistance targeted at the private sector for development is steadily (...)
28th Feb - 1st Mar Blantyre - MALAWI

Building the capacity of trade unions in West Africa for productivity improvement

The ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ILO/ACTRAV) with the collaboration of the Japanese Trade Union Congress (JTUC/RENGO) organized a sub-regional workshop on Enhancing the Role of Trade Unions in Productivity Improvement in the ECOWAS Sub (...)
22 - 24 February 2017 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
April
2017

Category : ATUDN ;

ATUDN Workshop :

Bolstering the African Trade Union Capacities for Policy Analysis, Engagement and Advocacy to better influence the implementation of Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development.
6 - 8 April 2014 Accra, GHANA

Enhance african workers’ power through democratic management

In the context of the world economic and financial crisis, it is crucial to develop strategies to strengthen the democratic functioning and joint trade union actions for the emergence of strong unions and organizations that are representative of (...)
13 - 17 March 2017 Centre Fopadesc, Lomé-TOGO
March
2017

Category : ATUDN ;

The 4th year of the TUDCN program to be dedicated to address its weaknesses and those of the unions in the target countries

The third cycle the Trade Union Network for Development Cooperation (TUDCN) program, financed by the European Union, is able to contribute to the development of the trade union network throughout the (...)
19 - 23 February 2017 Brussels, BELGIUM

Enhance collaboration between WAEMU, ITUC - Africa and OTUWA for greater representativity of trade unions in sub regional, regional and international institutions.

A visit and exchange mission took place on the 20th and 21st of February between the commissioners responsible for human development of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU), ITUC-Africa, the General Secretary of OTUWA (...)
20 - 21 February 2017 Ouagadougou, BURKINA FASO

ITUC AFRICA

2017
May 25

ITUC-AFRICA STATEMENT ON THE 2017 AFRICA DAY

On Africa Day, May 25, 2017 the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) joins in the popular launch of the “Africans Rising” Movement which was formed in August 2016 as a rallying platform for change and (...)