Leadership Training – Liberia

Joshua S Wilson, Africa Representative of ITF Young Transport Workers Committee, reports on Leadership Training workshop for ITF Young Worker Committee members, Liberia held on April 12, 2016. On 12 April, a leadership training workshop for NCC Youth Committee took place with “four levels implementation under the ITF and ITC’s” at J. B. McGill Labour […]


May 10, 2016

ELECTION VICTORY FOR YOUNG WORKERS

Joshua S Wilson; Africa Representative of ITF Young Transport Workers Committee; reports on success of Young workers in the Stevedore section of United Seamen, Ports & General Worker’s Union of Liberia (USPOGUL)’s election. During the election held on February 19, 2016, within the USPOGUL’s Stevedore Section, he served as Election Supervisor. CHALLENGES FOR YOUNG WORKERS […]


March 29, 2016

Training Session for Young Dockers

Emmanuel Agebenou,  Le Secrétaire Général, FESYTRAT, reports in French on the Training for Young Dockers at Port of Lome, Dans le cadre de ses activités de renforcement des capacités de ses membres, la Fédération Syndicale des Travailleurs des Transports du Togo (FESYTRAT) a organisé une session de formation à l’intention des jeunes dockers le 04 Mars 2016 […]


March 23, 2016

Communication and Organising Young Transport Workers in Africa

Video produced by ITF Africa during the ITF young transport workers’ Communication, Campaigning and Organising workshop in South Africa —————————————- “Communication, Campaigning and Organising” Workshop in South Africa, Johannesburg on November 9-11, 2015. Eighteen young worker participants from seventeen countries; Niger, Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal, Mauritania, Namibia, Ghana, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Congo Brazzaville, Kenya, Benin, Togo, Liberia, Malawi, Democratic […]


December 11, 2015

Atelier de formation des femmes et des jeunes sur les techniques de règlement de conflits en milieu de travail, de négociation collective et de plaidoyer

  Rapport de synthèse  Lomé – Brother Home, les 24 et 25 Juin 2015  Dans le cadre de l’exécution du projet CAW/FESYTRAT de renforcement des capacités de membres de la FESYTRAT, un atelier de formation des femmes et des jeunes travailleurs des transports s’est tenu les 24 et 25 Juin 2015 à Lomé (Brother Home) […]


July 7, 2015

Capacity building of union organisers on organising in Togo

On 18 and 19 December 2014, a workshop took place in Lome, Togo for women and young transport workers.  The theme of the workshop was ” Capacity building for union organisers on organising”. Organised by the CAW / FESYTRAT project, the workshop brought together twenty eight (28) participants four (04) women and seventeen (17) young people from different affiliates […]


January 28, 2015

100 percent power, 100 percent strength, the theme at the Young Transport Workers Conference in Ethiopia.

Nearly 80 young employess from difference sectors came together to attend the Young Transport Workers Conference, which took place in Addis Ababa on 6-7 July 2012 and was conducted by the Ethiopian Transport & Communication Workers Unions Federation/ETCF. The theme of the conference was  “100 percent power, 100 percent strength”.  At the conference, four different issues were […]


July 10, 2012

Young workers from the Indian Ocean come together in an organising workshop

16 young transport workers from Mauritius and Madagascar which are part of the ITF’s Indian Ocean region in Africa came together from 5-9 September 2011 to discuss the challenges they are facing, acquire and share knowledge, and add momentum to the action plans that were developed in the first Africa young workers meeting in Senegal […]


September 30, 2011

ITUC-Africa youth workshop on decent work/ CSI-Afrique Atelier sur le travail décent 21 & 22 Octobrte 2010

Please find attached for your information the conclusions (in English), of an ITUC-Africa youth workshop on Decent Work, held on 21-22 October 2010. ITUC-Africa_Decent Work_Workshop_21-22 Oct 2010_Final Declaration and Way Forward


November 26, 2010

SYNTRAPAL holds seminar for youth workers

The union for workers at the Autonomous Port of Lomé (SYNTRAPAL) conducted a training seminar for its members, including its “Young Workers”. The seminar had the following as its topic: Synatrapal for a better union education in order to increase the profitability of the port [of Lomé]. This seminar allowed members,  above all young workers, […]


July 26, 2010