UGANDA: Women’s informal worker committees formed at union and association levels

    Elections have been held in Uganda to form women’s committees of informal transport workers in ATGWU and in seven of its affiliated informal worker associations. ATGWU says that the creation of women’s committees at both the union and association level will “directly contribute to the increased visibility of women workers in informal transport”. […]


Now available: Report on ATGWU Capacity Building Workshop, Kampala

  The ATGWU Capacity Building workshop was held in Kampala, Uganda, from 13-17th July 2015. The workshop was organised and hosted by the Amalgamated Transport & General Workers’ Union, Uganda (ATGWU) and brought together 15 participants from Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. The workshop took place as part of ATGWU’s mentoring programme in East Africa, which […]


Mentor unions participate in ITF Climate Action Day

Today (October 5th) mentor unions for the ITF Informal Transport Workers’ project are celebrating Climate Action day as part of the 2015 ITF Action Week. Members of transport unions across the world are using this opportunity to undertake activities which highlight the need to improve and expand public transport to reduce emissions. In Uganda, ATGWU […]