General Confederation of Trade Unions

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Full name General Confederation of Trade Unions
Native name Всеобщая Конфедерация Профсоюзов
Founded April 16, 1992
Members 75 million
Key people Vladimir Scherbakov, president
Office location 42, Leninsky Prospekt, 119119, Moscow, Russian Federation
Country Russia

The General Confederation of Trade Unions or GCTU (Russian: Всеобщая Конфедерация Профсоюзов, Vseyobschya Konfederatsya Profsoyuzov or VKP) is an international trade union confederation. It was founded April 16, 1992 and incorporates members from the Commonwealth of Independent States.

The GCTU claims a membership of 75 million and is led by Vladimir Scherbakov as president.

Member Unions[edit]

National Trade Union Centers[edit]

The national trade union centers affiliated with the GCTU as of 2009 included:[1][2]

Industrial Trade Union Internationals[edit]

The industrial trade union internationals with the GCTU as of 2009 included:[3][4]

See also[edit]


  • ICTUR; et al., eds. (2005). Trade Unions of the World 6th Ed. John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7. 

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