- March 1, 2017
- Posted by: admin
- Category: The Union`s Voice
The Ethiopian Airlines Basic Trade Union Executive Leaders have participated on the conference prepared in collaboration with Confederation of Ethiopian Transport Union (CETU) and International Transport Workers` Federation (ITF) held in Addis Ababa, Capital Hotel from September 27-29, 2016.
On the Conference, Mrs. Anna Karume, Regional ITF Representative of Africa has briefly explained what the Organization does, what it represents and how it works.
Mrs. Anna Karume said that the ITF supports its member Trade Unions as they defend workers in today`s global economy, promotes Solidarity initiatives, focuses on Organizing of Unions, and runs International Campaigns. She also added that the ITF represents transport workers` interests in international bodies that take decisions affecting jobs, employment conditions or safety.
The Conference has emphasized on Leadership and was comprised of various experience sharing and group discussions among the representatives of Basic Trade Unions of different organization in Ethiopia as well as other African countries including Nigeria, Tanzania and Kenya.