Trade unions in Turkey

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Trade unions in Turkey
National trade union organization(s)
TÜRK-İŞ, DİSK, HAK-İŞ, KESK

International Labour Organization

Turkey is a member of the ILO

Convention ratification
Freedom of Association 12 July 1993
Right to Organise 23 January 1952

There are four national trade union centers in Turkey. The oldest and largest is the Confederation of Turkish Trade Unions (TÜRK-İŞ).

Some unions, such as the KESK-affiliated education union Eğitim-Sen, have witnessed repeated attempts on banning and member imprisonment.

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