General Federation of Jordanian Trade Unions (GFJTU)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Country: Jordan
Region: Middle East and Northern Africa
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Other languages:
  • Anti-Corruption
Short description:
The General Federation of Jordanian Trade Unions (GFJTU) is the national trade union center in Jordan. It was founded in 1954.
With a membership of 200,000 the GFJTU is the sole trade union center in the country with 17 affiliated unions, although affiliation is not mandatory.
The GFJTU is affiliated with the International Trade Union Confederation.The Union aims to achieve a better life for workers, and raise the standard of living and achieve social and economic development and raising production efficiency as well as support the democratic process and protect the rights and freedoms of association.
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