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High-ranking Labour Delegation visits Berlin

Labour Union visits Germany March 2012Labour Union visits to Germany March 2012

(Fr. L-R (1) NLC/TUC Delegation with Members of German Parliament (“Bundestag”)
(2) In front of the memorial site of the Berlin Wall

A high-ranking delegation of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has visited Berlin upon invitation of the FES from March 27-29, 2012.

The delegation comprised of NLC President Abdulwaheed Omar, Acting General-Secretary Owei Lakemfa, Chief Economist Dr. Peter Ozi-Eson and TUC President-General Peter Esele, and held discussions with representatives of the German Confederation of Trade Unions (Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund, DGB), Members of German Parliament, Representatives of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) and FES.

Topics were union organization and lobbying in Nigeria and Germany, relations between trade unions and political parties and the present and future of the international trade union movement.