International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)
Confédération syndicale internationale (CSI)
Confederación Sindical Internacional
Internationaler Gewerkschaftsbund (IGB)
2006-11-01 Vienna Austria
1 Nov 2006, Vienna (Austria), by merger of H-XA1667 - International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU), H-XA3490 - World Confederation of Labour (WCL) and other independent trade unions, during inaugural congress. EU Transparency Register: 51806831589-68.
Promote and defend workers' rights and interests through international cooperation among trade unions, global campaigning and advocacy within the major global institutions.
Events2022-07-03 | Melbourne, VIC Australia – Quadrennial World Congress
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Congress (at least every 4 years). Constitutional Committees: General Council; Executive Bureau; Women Committee; Youth Committee. General Council (meets at least once a year), consisting of up to 78 titular members: 70 according regional distribution; 6 nominated by Women's Committee; 2 nominated by Youth Committee. Executive Bureau (meets at least twice a year), comprising President, General Secretary and up to 25 titular members of the General Council, including Chair and Vice-Chair of Women's Committee and Chair of Youth Committee. Human and Trade Union Rights Committee. Regional organizations and structure (4): E-XE3238 - International Trade Union Confederation - African Regional Organization, Lomé (Togo); K-XK0006 - International Trade Union Confederation - Asian and Pacific Regional Organization (ITUC-AP), Singapore (Singapore); E-XE1096 - Confederación Sindical de Trabajadores y Trabajadoras de las Américas (CSA), Sao Paulo (Brazil); E-XM1592 - Pan-European Regional Council (PERC). Sub-Offices (6): Geneva (Switzerland); New Independent States - Moscow (Russia); Washington DC (USA); South-East European - Sarajevo (Bosnia-Herzegovina); Kowloon (Hong Kong); Amman (Jordan). Also includes: K-XK1183 - ITUC Asia-Pacific Labour Network (APLN); Trade Union Development Cooperation Network (TUDCN). Head Office at G-XG1717 - International Trade Union House, Brussels (ITUH).
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