Welcome to the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung’s Trade Union Competence centre for Sub Sahara Africa.

We are based in the premises of our South Africa country office in Johannesburg and committed to the support of the international labour movement.

This Website’s subsection will give you an overview of the particular Project Areas of the Competence Centre, Upcoming Events as well as Seminars and Workshops. Furthermore it will offer you access to databases on Trade Unions in Sub-Saharan Africa, South African MNCs and a mapping of Mining Companies in Southern African countries. In addition to that there is also an overview of our direct project partners as well as friendly organisations. At the end one can find a list of useful links to access more labour issue related data and information.

Last but not least, the Trade Union Competence Centre is managed and supported by the following FES members of staff: