World Federation of Trade Unions


World Federation of Trade Unions
   This was a conglomeration of trade unions that included Communist and non-Communist labor unions from around the world representing fifty-three countries. In 1949, claiming Communist domination in the union, the United States AFL-CIO, the British TUC, the French FO, the Italian CISL, and the Spanish UGT seceded from the WFTU and created the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU). In 2006, the ICFTU merged with the World Confederation of Labor (WCL) to form the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).

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  • world federation of trade unions — association comprised of associated and affiliated trade unions that represent the common interests of about 130 million workers from 120 countries throughout the world, WFTU …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan — Infobox Union name= FTUK/FPRK country= Kazakhstan affiliation= GCTU members= 1.5 million full name= Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan native name= founded= current= head= dissolved date= dissolved state= merged into= office …   Wikipedia

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