Tunisian General Labour Union

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Full name Tunisian General Labour Union
Native name Union Générale Tunisienne du Travail
Founded January 20, 1946
Members 517,000
Affiliation ITUC; ICATU
Key people Hassine Abassi, secretary general
Office location Tunis, Tunisia
Country Tunisia
Website www.ugtt.org.tn

The Tunisian General Labour Union (French: Union Générale Tunisienne du Travail) (UGTT) is a national trade union center in Tunisia. It has a membership of 517,000[1] and was founded January 20, 1946.

The UGTT is affiliated with the International Trade Union Confederation and the International Confederation of Arab Trade Unions.


  1. ^ International Trade Union Confederation, "List of Affiliated Organisations" PDF (6th General Council, 21 June 2010, Vancouver) : http://www.ituc-csi.org/+-about-us-+.html, Retrieved 21-01-2011.
  • ICTUR et al.,, ed. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7. 

External links[edit]

  • UGTT official site.