In recognition of his efforts and for being the face of the labour movement, Mr. Francis Atwoli has been elected to several local, regional and global leadership positions relating to the labour sector such as: 1. General Secretary, Kenya Plantation and Agricultural Workers’ Union (KPAWU) 2. Secretary General, Central Organization of Trade Unions( COTU(K)) 3. […]
Dr. Francis Atwoli, NOM (DZA) EBS, MBS Secretary General, Central Organisation of Trade Unions, (Kenya) was awarded with Doctor of Humane Letters (Labour Relations) (HonorisCausa) by Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology at its 13th Congregation for Conferment of Degrees and Award of Diplomas and Certificates on 14th December, 2018. This is his Acceptance speech
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU (K) Secretary General Francis Atwoli was this morning re-elected to the influential position of Vice President of the International Trade Union Confederation, ITUC at its 4th Congress currently taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark. Brother Atwoli’s name was proposed on the floor of the over three thousands (3,000) member […]
The Vice President of International Trade Union Congress ,ITUC Bro Francis Atwoli making his acceptance speech during the just concluded elections in Copenhagen,Denmark where he recognized and appreciated the ‘huge’ confidence that his colleagues in the East Africa region, in Africa and the world over continue to have in him to serve them adding, […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU(K) Congratulates Sister Sharan Burrow having been re-elected as the General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) for a period of four years in the just concluded elections conducted during the ongoing 4th ITUC World Congress in Copenhagen, Denmark. A total of 104 Million votes were cast […]
Team of leading Trade Union leaders elected on Monday, 3rd December, 2018 to the powerful Credentials Committee to Supervise and Manage the election of the International Trade Union Confederation. Brother Atwoli was Elected as the Chairman of the Committee.#ituc2018 #itucworldcongress.
COTU(K) Secretary General Bro. Francis Atwoli lead a delegation of the Kenya Workers to attend the 4th ITUC Congress in Copenhagen Denmark. In attendance was Sis Rose Omamo a member of the ITUC- Africa Women Committee and Executive board member at COTU(K) and Bro. Ernest Nadome Assistant Secretary General COTU(K).#solidarityforever #ITUC2018
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya in collaboration with Fredrich Erbert Stiftung (FES) Organised a Youth Policy Development Workshop at the Tom Mboya Labour College in Kisumu from 19th to 20th November, 2018. The Main Objective of the Workshop is to commence the process of views collection from the COTU(K) Youth Regional Leaders.
COTU(K) Industrial Relations Officers giving a talk at the Laikipia University on Labour Relations, the role of Trade Unions in Developing the Kenyan Economy and the future of Trade Unions.
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya in collaboration with Federation of the Kenyan Employers organized a 2 day workshop at the Sarova Stanely Hotel Nairobi Kenya. The purpose of this workshop was to discuss skills mismatch in the field of work and Better utilization of Skills for Youth (BUSY). Bro. Ben Mangeni from the […]
The International Labour Organization Bureau for Workers Activities ACTRAV and Japan Trade Union Confederation organized a workshop on Decent Work and Productivity Improvement for Sustainable Development in Africa at the Sarova Whitesands Hotel Mombasa, Kenya. In attendance was Bro. Benson Okwaro Deputy Secretary General Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya , Cabinet Secretary Ministry of […]