COTU-K youth Committee is organizing youth advocacy week in the run towards the international youth day celebration on 12th August. The Advocacy week event will take place in three counties, Nairobi, kisumu and Mombasa from 7th -12th August, 2019 The three counties will carry out public awareness campaign on : 1) Decent work agenda for […]
East Africa Trade Union Confederation, EATUC the Sub – Regional block for Trade Unions in Eastern Africa held a 3 day workshop on Organizing the Informal Sector at the Tom Mboya Collegue, Kisumu. In attendance Sis Carol Mughalla Executive Secretary, EATUC , Acting Principal TMLC Mrs Florence Adera, Trainers and Organizers from our affiliate unions […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions in Kenya COTU (K) is mandated to conduct trainings for workers who are members of trade unions affiliated to COTU (K). With this mandate The Trainings department has been carrying out training among members of Kenya Plantations and Agricultural Workers Union KPAWU . COTU (K) training have been going […]
The Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019, and Violence and Harassment Recommendation, 2019 , were adopted by delegates on the final day of the Centenary International Labour Conference, in Geneva. For the Convention, 439 votes were cast in favour, seven against, with 30 abstentions. The Recommendation was passed with 397 votes in favour, 12 votes against […]
Central Organization of Trade Unions Secretary General Dr. Francis Atwoli is currently in Arusha Tanzania attending the Eastern African Trade Union Confederation 8th Summit . In attendance was International Trade Union Confederation ITUCAFRICA Secretary General Bro.Kwasi Abu Amankwah,EATUC Chairman Bro.Eric Manzi , International Advisor to the Secretary General Adam Barasa and Chairperson of the EATUC […]
PRESS RELEASE RE: ATWOLI RE – ELECTED AT THE HELM OF THE GLOBAL INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS BODY. The Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU (K) Secretary General Dr. Francis Atwoli was yesterday re-elected for the second time running as the President of the Global Industrial Relations Oversight Board, GIRO at the elections held […]
The Central Organization of Trade Unions, COTU (K) Executive Board Member Bro. Albert Njeru (2nd from left) sitting in for the Secretary General at the Signing Ceremony for a Bilateral Agreement between between the Kuwait Trade Union Federation and COTU (K). The Agreement being the first ever between an African Country and the Kuwait Federation, […]
The Pan Africa Education Study Circle has been a project in Kenya supported by the Swedish Trade Union Confederation (LO-TCO) in conjuction with the Central Organization of Trade Unions, Kenya. The specific aim of educating workers is to: To provide opportunity to express and share their experience and roles both in the trade unions and […]
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.
Family Health Options of Kenya and IMPACTUS(Denmark Family Planing Association) jointly paid a courtesy call to COTU (K) office delegations led by Sis Camilla Winther and Sis Emmy Kulola and our affiliate union KUDHEIHA received by COTU (K) Officers in a bid to develop partnerships on Gender Equality, OSH and Gender Based Violence at work#safetyatworkplace.