International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers' Association

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IUF
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Full name International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers' Association
Founded 1920 (1889)
Members 12 million
Country International
Key people Ron Oswald, General Secretary
Hans-Olof Nilsson, President
Office location Geneva, Switzerland
Website www.iuf.org

International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers' Association (IUF) is a global union federation of trade unions, founded in 1920. The organisation traces its history to 1889 when the International Federation of Tobacco Workers was founded and which merged into the IUF in 1958. In 2005, the IUF was composed of 336 member organisations in 120 countries, representing more than 12 million workers.

The organization represents workers employed in agriculture, the preparation and manufacture of food and beverages, hotels, restaurants and catering services and in tobacco processing.

The international headquarters of IUF is based in Geneva, Switzerland. Within the organization, there are autonomous regional organizations for Africa, Asia/Pacific, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America and North America.

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