58 national organisations in the 30 OECD member countries are affiliated.
Membership is ca. 66 million.

Australia Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU)

Austria Austrian Trade Union Federation  (ÖGB)


Belgium Centrale Générale des Syndicats Libéraux de Belgique (CGSLB) 

Confédération des Syndicats Chrétiens de Belgique (CSC)

Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique (FGTB)

Canada Canadian Labour Congress (CLC)

Confédération des Syndicats Nationaux (CSN)

Czech Republic Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions (CMKOS)

Denmark Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC) 

Salaried Employees' and Civil Servants' Confederation (FTF)

Danish Confederation of Trade Unions (LO i Danmark)

Finland Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland (AKAVA) 

Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK)

Finnish Confederation of Salaried Employees (STTK)

France Confédération Française Démocratique du Travail (CFDT) 

Confédération Française des Travailleurs Chrétiens (CFTC)

Confédération Française de l'Encadrement CGC (CFE-CGC)

Force Ouvrière (Cgt-FO)

Union Nationale des Syndicats Autonomes (UNSA)

Confédération Générale du Travail (CGT)

Germany German Confederation of Trade Unions (DGB)

Greece Greek General Confederation of Labor (GSEE)

Hungary Democratic Confederation of Independent Trade Unions (LIGA) 

National Confederation of Hungarian Trade Unions (MSZOSZ)

Iceland Icelandic Federation of Labour (ASI) 

Federation of State and Municipal Employees of Iceland (BSRB) 

Ireland Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)

Italy Confédération Générale Italienne du Travail (CGIL) 

Confédération Italienne des Syndicats des Travailleurs (CISL)

Union Italienne du Travail (UIL)

Japan Japanese Trade Union Confederation (RENGO)

Korea Federation of Korean Trade Unions (FKTU) 

Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU)

Luxemburg Confédération Générale du Travail du Luxembourg (CGT-LG)

Confédération Luxembourgeoise des Syndicats Chrétiens (LCGB)

Mexico Confederation of Mexican Workers (CTM) 

Federation of Trade Unions in Goods and Services (FESEBES)

The Netherlands National Federation of Christian Trade Unions in the Netherlands (CNV)

Federation of Dutch Trade Unions (FNV)

New Zealand New Zealand Council of Trade Unions (NZCTU)

Norway Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO i Norge)

Confederation of Vocational Unions (YS)

Confederation of Unions for Profesionnals (UNIO)

Poland NSZZ "Solidarnosc"

Portugal Union Générale des Travailleurs (UGT-P)

Slovak Republic Confederation of Trade Unions of the Slovak Republic (KOZ SR)

Spain Solidarité des Travailleurs Basques (ELA-STV)

Union Générale des Travailleurs (UGT)

Confédération Syndicale des Commissions Ouvrières (CC.OO)

Union Sindical Obrera (USO)

Sweden The Swedish Trade Union Confederation (LO i Sverige)

The Swedish Confederation of Professional Associations (SACO)

The Swedish Confederation of Professional Employees (TCO)

Switzerland Travail Suisse

Union Syndicale Suisse (USS)


Confederation of Turkish Trade Unions (TURK-IS)

United Kingdom Trades Union Congress (TUC)

United States

of America

American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

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In addition to national centres, international organisations and Global Unions Federations participate in the work of TUAC. 

EI - Education International

ETUC - European Trade Union Confederation

EFBWW -European Federation of Building and Wood Workers           

ICEM - International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers'Unions

BWI -  Building and Wood Workers's International

IFJ - International Federation of Journalists

IMF - International Metalworkers' Federation

ITF - International Transport Workers' Federation 

ITUC - International Trade Union Confederation

IUF - International Union of Food and Allied Workers 

PSI - Public Services International

UNI - Union Network International


Other Weblinks


OECD - Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

ILO - International Labour Organisation

GURN - Global Union Research Network

EIRO - European Industrial Relations Observatory 

ETUI - European Trade Union Institut

WTO - World Trade Organisation


Global Unions

Faglig vev

International Centre for Trade Union rights

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