World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU)

Unverified non-profit organisation

World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU) is an organisation that contributes to the emancipation of working people. WFTU is against all forms of exploitation, and champions the rights of workers. These rights include the right to organise, the right to work, to paid holidays and adequate pay, the right to freedom from discrimination and to a higher standard of living (housing, food, etc.) and to social security.


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About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: South Africa Americas: Cuba Asia: Cyprus; India Europe: Greece; Russian Federation; Switzerland Middle East: Syrian Arab Republic

Global issues

Human rights; Labour conditions; Trade and development