Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) TUCC (Trade Union Competence Center for Sub-Saharan Africa) in partnership with IndustriALL Sub-Saharan Africa held a two day workshop on 20-21 August 2019 on the transformation of informal...
The African Continental Free Trade Agreement ACFTA is supposed to facilitate trade over the whole continent and hence promote industry. It is an impressive project, but its implementation is facing great problems. The...
With the "Trade Unions in Transformation" project, FES aims at shifting the narrative about trade unions: Contrary to conventional wisdom, unions do have agency and power, which comes in different forms and shapes.
Key note speech by Prof. Lucien van der Walt, Rhodes University during the "Strategy Conference on Trade Union Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa 2018"
Short video documentary about FES Africa’s “Strategy Conference on Trade Union Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The following animated video will explain what a Global Framework Agreement (GFA) is, using the example of the GFA between UNI Global Union and the South African. It is also available in French, Portuguese and Spanish.
The Trade Union Comeptence Centre is the FES’ regional trade union project for Sub-Saharan Africa.