Meeting to Sensitize on Disability Inclusion at the Workplace.

The US Embassy, Nairobi organized a meeting for technical persons from the Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya led by Dr, Damaris Muhika, Programme Co-ordinator on disability Inclusion to sensitize on disability inclusion in the workplace. Described below are the invited  speakers: Haben Girma ( is the first deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School […]

Union to Union Partnership

COTU (K) Union to Union Partnership COTU (K) partnership with Union to Union (formally LO-TCO) was initiated in 2005 LO-TCO in conjunction with ITUC-Africa and OATUU. The collaboration has supported two key initiatives; the Pan African Trade Union Education Programme (PANAF) and the COTU (K) Covid-19 Recovery and Resilience Strategy. The PANAF/Study Circle Project The […]

World Disability Day 2021.

The Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya on behalf of its affiliates unions advocates for Promoting Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities. COTU(K) in partnership with the International Labour Organization support and adopt this years theme ” Leadership, and participation of persons with a disability toward an inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post-COVID 19 World” to […]

Capacity Building on Just Transition.

Workshop Objectives/Expected Outcomes Building the understanding of the trade union representatives on challenges posed by climate change for the world of work and review of main issues in key sectors for workers in this context; Create awareness on ILO’s Just Transition guidelines and its relevance for COTU-K and its affiliates in addressing challenges posed by […]

Study Circle Education Leaders Evaluation Workshop.

COT(K)/PANAF ABVV – FGTB Project is currently holding an evaluation workshop for leaders who participated in Study Circles in different sectors of work. The purpose of this training is to address the following issues: Basic Trade Union Education Collective Bargaining Agreement Grievances Handling Occupation Health and Safety Industrial Relation and Social Dialogue Labour Laws   […]

Validation of COVID 19 Resilience & Recovery Strategy for 2021- 2025.

The Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya has developed a draft “Covid – 19 Response and Resilience Strategy” whose objective is to support the National Center and its Affiliated Trade Unions recover from the negative impacts of the pandemic. Forward by Secretary-General. Building Back Better (BBB) has, in the near past, become a strategic focus […]