The 17th Congress of the WFTU in Durban of South Africa began with success

Press release

The 17th Congress of the WFTU in the city Durban of South Africa began with success.
In the country where the people fought hard and victoriously against the apartheid, 1500 workers and employees from 111 countries from all five continents are since today in Durban, South Africa, in order to participate in the 17th Congress of the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU), which started today on October 5 and will end on October 8. In the Congress takes part a delegation from the FISE.
The 17th Congress is “a great, democratic, open, internationalist and class-oriented trade union event” with direct interest for the workers around the world who dream, desire, fight for a society without exploitation of man by man, for a society with full rights for the world working class.
The Opening of the conference is broadcast live via Internet at: