ICFTU


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ICFTU

abbreviation for
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
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The ICFTU filed a complaint with the ILO in late 2004, noting that the political killings included those of a judge and a court clerk who were killed in April 2003, a senior advisor to FUNCINPEC leader Prince Norodom Ranaridh (Sihanouk's son), who was murdered in January 2003; thirteen political activists who were killed in the run-up to the 2003 elections, and several more murdered in the months following the election.
The ICFTU managed to convince national unions to push for respect for "core labour rights," rights based on International Labour Organization agreements, in instruments their countries negotiated.
3 Sources: Data from ICFTU annual country reports, US Department of State country reports on human rights, and ILO Committee on Freedom of Association reports.
72) The ILO and the ICFTU, along with national trade union bodies from Japan, Israel, Russia, the United States, and Australia and New Zealand, all looked to the Pacific as a potential base for extending their interests.
ICFTU (International Confederation of Free Trade Unions), 2001, A trade union guide to globalisation', December.
2002 Social Dimensions of Globalisation: ICFTU submission to first meeting of ILO World Commission on Globalisation (version on-line en www.
165) The ICFTU is likewise critical, saying that earlier experiments show the "contracts [were] or are drawn up by employers and simply reflect minimum legal requirements or the continuation of past practice [and] [t]here is very little actual bargaining.
meetings on APEC and supporting ICFTU calls for a union forum, participation of trade union representatives in APEC committees, working groups and ministerial meetings, establishment of regular contacts between the APLN and the APEC secretariat and inclusion of trade union representatives in the national consultative committees established by APEC members and in national delegations to APEC meetings (2)
International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU): ICFTU represents 158 million workers in 231 affiliated organizations in 150 countries and territories: http://www.
Calisan Kadinlar ICFTU, Politika ve Programlari TORK-IS-Kadin Iscileri Burosu Yayinlari.
Through the CIA and its various fronts, like the National Endowment for Democracy -- which financed the American Center for International Labor Solidarity in its support for the CTV -- the opponents of "the process" in Venezuela will attempt to maintain their hold over the positions of labour federations like the AFLCIO, international labour federations like the ICFTU (International Confederation of Free Trade Unions) and the ILO.
ICFTU is nonetheless disappointed about the lack of commitments.