Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment : PROGRAMME AREA

The youth constitutes the greater percentage of the African population and are often the most severely affected by unemployment, an inadequate allocation of government resources for education and training, and the exploitation and discrimination in workplace, resulting in many of them the alienation of the society in which they live in.
The relatively low level of union membership among young workers means they are often deprived of the protection, information and training provided by unions. For this, ITUC-Africa has set as its objective ‘Young workers to become an integral part of trade unions’ and have developed activities to help achieve this objective…

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14/08/2018

National Youth Council of TUC - Ghana Calls for Safe Spaces for the Youth on International Youth Day, 2018

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”.
12 Août 2018 Accra, GHANA Keywords : Activities; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment; Communique; Ghana;
12/08/2018

ITUC-AFRICA YOUTH STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

The Youth Committee of the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) will celebrate International Youth Day 2018 with a focus on youth contribution on ending violence and harassment against women and men in the world of work. Violence against (...)
12 August 2018 International Youth Day / ITUC-AFRICA Youth Committee Keywords : Activities; Declarations; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment;
12/08/2017

ITUC-AFRICA STATEMENT ON THE COMMEMORATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

On the occasion of the International Youth Day, the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) joins millions of young African workers to promote the recognition of young people as key actors for social change, economic growth and sustainable (...)
12 August 2017 Issued in Lomé, TOGO Keywords : Activities; Declarations; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment;

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25/02/2013

Fraternal message to the youth wing of the Coalition of Central Trade Unions of Senegal

At the debut of this very important workshop on ‘Trade union unity’ being organized by the youth wing of the Coalition of Central Trade Unions of Senegal and supported by Friedrich Ebert Stifung (Senegal); ITUC-Africa would like to congratulate the young unionists of Senegal for the good work (...)
Keywords : Solidarity Letters ; Senegal ; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment ;
20/11/2012

2nd Youth Conference of CNTS

On Friday, 16th November 2012, CNTS –Senegal held its 2nd youth conference prior to their 10th delegates’ congress.
Keywords : Senegal ; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment ;
13/09/2012

Regional Youth policy development workshop

"Stand up young workers, the future is now", is the theme of the regional workshop organized by the ITUC-Africa in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Organisation in Lomé from 12 to 14 September 2012.
Keywords : Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment ;
28/08/2012

World Day for Decent Work 2012

With the global economic crisis still hitting working people hard in every part of the world, trade unions around the world will once again organise mobilisations, events and activities on October 7 to demand decent jobs and full respect for workers’ (...)
Keywords : Newsletters ; Human and trade union rights ; Youth Work - Organising And Workers Empowerment ;
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ITUC AFRICA

Dear President Ramaphosa, On behalf of the African Regional Organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa www.ituc-africa.org) - I convey to you our profound commendation and appreciation for the institution of national minimum wage in South (...)