Swedish Union for Service and Communications Employees

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SEKO
SEKO logo.png
Full name Swedish Union for Service and Communications Employees
Native name Facket för Service och Kommunikation
Founded 1995
Members 160,000
Affiliation LO
Key people Jan Rudén, president
Office location Stockholm, Sweden
Country Sweden
Website www.seko.se

The Swedish Union for Service and Communications Employees (SEKO) in a trade union in Sweden. It was formed in 1995 with the reorganization of the Swedish National Union of State Employees (SF).

SEKO has a membership of 160,000 and is divided into nine branches:

  • Rail transportation
  • Public administration
  • Postal
  • Roads & Railways
  • Telecom
  • Correctional treatment
  • Energy
  • Defence
  • Maritime

SEKO is the third largest affiliate of the Swedish Trade Union Confederation. It is considered as one of the most radical trade unions in Sweden and opposes privatization of public services.

References[edit]

  • 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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