Confederation of Christian Trade Unions

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ACV/CSC
Algemeen Christelijk Vakverbond (logo).png
Full name Confederation of Christian Trade Unions
Native name Algemeen Christelijk Vakverbond
Confédération des Syndicats Chrétiens
Founded 1904
Members 1.6 million
Country Belgium
Affiliation ITUC, ETUC, TUAC
Key people Luc Cortebeeck, president
Claude Rolin, secretary general
Office location Brussels, Belgium
Website www.acv-csc.be

The Confederation of Christian Trade Unions is a national trade union federation in Belgium. It was founded in 1904, and after several changes took its current name in 1923. The ACV/CSC has 22 regional federation and 16 sectoral unions, with a membership of 1.7 million (almost 16% of the total Belgian population). It evolved out of the "Anti-Socialist Cotton Workers' Union", which was founded in 1886.

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  • ICTUR et al.,, ed. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7. 

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