Now available: Report on NCTU – IDEA exchange visit, Phnom Penh

  The NCTU – IDEA Exchange Visit took place from 1st – 6th August 2015. The visit brought a delegation of five NCTU members to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to meet with members, leaders and staff of the informal worker union, “Independent Democracy of Informal Economy Association” (IDEA). The visit was organised as part of the […]


November 2, 2015

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 […]


October 7, 2015

CAMBODIA: Chum Chamm (IDEA) talks about police harassment of informal workers

Click video above to watch interview with Chum Chamm, Project Officer for the Independent Democracy of Informal Economy Associations (IDEA), Cambodia. In this interview, Chum Chamm talks about the challenges facing informal workers in Cambodia, including the problem of police harassment. He also points to the ways in which IDEA members are facing up to […]


September 23, 2015

NIGER: SYNATRA a organisé un séminaire atelier de formation des travailleurs de l’économie informelle de Maradi et de Zinder

  Le Syndicat National des Travailleuses et Travailleurs de l’Economie Informelle (SYNATRA), a organisé les 1er, 02 et 03 août 2015, des activités dans le cadre des accords de partenariat avec l’Internationale des Travailleurs du Transport (ITF) ; les activités comprennent entre autres un séminaire atelier de formation des travailleurs de l’économie informelle du secteur des […]


September 18, 2015

NIGER: SYNATRA organises training workshop for informal transport workers in Maradi & Zinder

From 1-3 August, a training workshop for informal transport workers took place in Maradi, Niger. The workshop was organised by SYNATRA – the National Union of Informal Economy Workers, Niger – as part of their mentoring programme for unions working with informal workers in West Africa. The workshop was attended by 20 participants from the […]


Disponible en español: informes de las reuniónes celebradas en Bogotá

  Aquí podrá descargarse el Informe del Seminario Regional de Liderazgo: Informe del seminario de liderazgo de latinoamérica, Bogotá [Oct 2014]   Aquí podrá descargarse el Informe del Taller Regional de Mujeres: Informe del taller regional de la mujer de latinoamérica, Bogotá [Oct-Nov 2014]


September 17, 2015

Disponible en français: Compte rendu de la réunion à mi-parcours des syndicats-mentors, Katmandou

La réunion à mi-parcours s’est tenue à Katmandou, au Népal, du 25 au 27 février 2015, et a rassemblé 20 représentants des six syndicats-mentors du proje, du personnel de l’ITF ainsi que le coordinateur du projet, le Global Labour Institute (GLI). La réunion avait pour objectif de permettre aux participants au projet de partager leurs expériences […]


September 15, 2015

Disponible en español: Informe de la reunión de sindicatos mentores de mitad de proyecto, Katmandú

La reunión de mitad de proyecto se llevó a cabo en Katmandú, Nepal, del 25 al 27 de febrero de 2015 con la participación de 20 representantes de los seis sindicatos mentores que intervienen en el proyecto. También estuvieron presentes integrantes del personal de la ITF y los coordinadores del proyecto del Instituto Mundial del […]


Now available – ATGWU report on capacity building workshop involving Kenyan and Tanzanian unions

A capacity building workshop for informal transport sector organisers and leaders from Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya was held in Kampala from the 13th – 17th July. The workshop was organised by the Amalgamated Transport and General Workers’ Union, Uganda (ATGWU) as part of the mentoring programme which it heads-up in East Africa for the ITF […]


August 18, 2015

NCTU visit to IDEA in Cambodia comes to an end – videos coming soon!

Yesterday (Thursday 6th August), the 5-day exchange visit of the National Confederation of Transport Unions (Philippines) to the Independent Democracy of Informal Economy Associations (IDEA) in Cambodia came to an end. The visit brought five members of NCTU to Phnom Penh to meet with activists from IDEA, a union whose members are mostly tuk-tuk drivers, […]


August 7, 2015