COTU-K Secretary-General General Bro. Francis Atwoli addressing the 4th ITUC Ordinary Congress in Abuja Nigeria. In his moving address to the Delegates, Atwoli challenged the entire Labour Mov’t on the continent to seriously rethink their organizing strategies saying with a dwindling membership, ‘there is danger ahead’. He added…’ Run your trade Union offices not like […]
Is Labour Relations Amendment Bill 2019 draconian? COTU vows to fight it ‘with every breath’ Labour Relations Act (2007) Amendment Bill was introduced in Parliament on April 24, 2019 by Kikuyu MP Kimani Ichung’wa. And its passage will be an injury to labour unions. The labour movement has now intensified pressure on Parliament to reject […]
It is on this basis that the three COTU(K) affiliates with the support from Solidarity Center (AFL-CIO), embarked on a project to organize informal workers in Nairobi. Today marks the begining and success of this long journey.The COTU(K) Affiliates have managed to organise 5,600 informal workers and finally signed Memorandum of Understanding ((MOU) with their […]
JOINT COMMUNIQUE ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF WORKING RELATIONS BETWEEN CENTRAL ORGANISATION OF TRADE UNIONS (KENYA) AFFILIATES AND INFORMAL WORKER ASSOCIATIONS 29TH OCTOBER 2019 For along time, the trade union movement in Kenya has been organizing workers in the formal sector. However with shrinking unemployment in the formal sector and the increase in employment opportunities in […]
The General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC AFRICA) Bro. Kwasi Adu – Amankwah delivering his remarks during the 42nd Session of the OATUU General Council.
Prof. P.L.O – Lumumba presenting on “Corruption in Africa “during the 42nd Session of the Organization of the African Trade Union Unity General Council. #OATUUConference2019#OATUUGeneralcouncil. Corruption in Africa – Presentation by Prof. P.L.O – Lumumba
The 42nd Session of the Organization of the African Trade Union Unity (OATUU) General Council was officially opened by His Excellency The President and Commander in Chief of the Defense Forces of the Republic of Kenya Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, CGH Today, 18th September, 2019. #OATUUconference2019 #OATUUGeneralCouncil.
The 2-Days OATUU-ACTRAV Workshop on ILO Centenary: Advancing Social Justice, Promoting Decent Work, Role of Trade Unions As Outlined at the Opening Ceremony the Objectives of this seminar were to: Create awareness on ILO Centenary Declarationand its content Popularize the Global Commission Report on the Future of Work and its Recommendations Discuss and adopt national trade unions strategies and actions […]
The International Trade Union Confederation, President Bro. Ayuba Wabba addressing participants during the Organization of the African Trade Union Unity, OATUU 42nd Session General Council meeting. The Conference brought about 200 delegates from the Globe.#OATUUGeneralCouncil2019#OATUUConference2019.