The Egyptian people had given a lesson to the world with their peaceful revolution of Tahrir Square which had overthrown the dictator Hosni Mubarak in 2011. Unsatisfied with his reforms, it had also overthrown President Mohamed Morsi in 2013… Today, we are back to dictatorship, with Marshal Abdel Fattah al Sissi, who ensured his own international impunity by choosing to ally with the United States of Donald Trump, but also by buying military equipment from France.

The International Labour Network of Solidarity and Struggles remembers the campaign against the presence of the telephone company Orange in Israel. This campaign was successful in 2015 thanks to the BDS campaign in Egypt and the natural and massive solidarity of the Egyptian...

Comrade President of the ETUF,

Comrades participants,

   Given the very limited available time for this statement, and on behalf of the workers of the DR Congo, our country, we want to convey to you our greetings and thanks for having thought of us and for inviting us to participate in this important activity about the workers’ movement in Africa in the 21st...

The World Federation of Trade Unions conveys its sincere condolences to the families and friends of the three sewage workers and of the citizen who lost their life two days ago, in Shibin El-Qanater, in the north of Cairo.

The workers, employed by a private contractor, suffocated by the toxic gases when they opened the sewer and fell into it.

Representing more than 92 million workers in 126...

The World Federation of Trade Unions participates in the 45th Session of ALC which is taking place in Cairo, Egypt from 8-15 April 2018 with the participation of trade unions from the whole Arab World.

The participation of the WFTU affirms the historic bonds among the Arab workers and the International class oriented trade union movements which dates from the foundation of the WFTU.

The...

WFTUThe World Federation of Trade Unions, on the behalf of its 92 million members in 126 countries all over the world, stands by the side of the 1.600 workers who were dismissed from Mukhtar Contracting and Investment Company after ten or twenty years of service, because of claimed liquidation process of the company.

As class oriented world trade union movement, we express our stable solidarity...