Name of Organisation: The Caribbean Congress of Labour

Type of Organisation: Regional

Location of Secretariat: Barbados

Years in Operation: 50

Address of Secretariat: Clapham Close, Wildey, St. Michael, Barbados.

Telephone Number of Secretariat: (246) 427-5067

Email Address of Secretariat: cclres@caribsurf.com

Key programme areas of the Organisation: Increasing capacity of the affiliates through training, advice and any technical support, Advocacy for democratic processes and Promotion of the Decent Work Agenda.

How many members are part of your Organisation: 32

List of current members:

  • Bahamas National Congress of Trade Unions
  • Barbados Workers’ Union
  • Barbados Union of Teachers
  • Bermuda Industrial Union
  • Bermuda Public Services Union
  • Dominica Public Service Union
  • National Workers Union
  • St. Lucia Civil Service Association
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines Public Service Union
  • Anguilla Civil Service
  • Antigua and Barbuda Public Service Association
  • Antigua Trades and Labour Union
  • Antigua and Barbuda Workers’ Union
  • National Union of Public Workers
  • National Trade Union Congress of Belize
  • Central Trade Union of Curacao
  • Dominica Amalgamated Workers’ Union
  • Dominica Trade Union
  • Waterfront and Allied Workers’ Union
  • Grenada Trades Union Council
  • Guyana Trades Unions Congress
  • Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana
  • Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions
  • St. Kitts-Nevis Trades and Labour Union
  • National Workers’ Union
  • St. Lucia Civil Service Association
  • St. Lucia Seamen, Waterfront and General Workers Trade Union
  • Vieux Fort General and Dock Workers Union
  • Windward Islands Civil Servants Union
  • Commercial Technical and Allied Workers Union
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines Public Service Union
  • General Confederation of Trade Unions
  • Progressive Vakcentrale
  • National Trade Union Centre of Trinidad and Tobago

Overview of past EPA projects: European Union sponsored CARIFORUM Civil Society Project for Labour, Private Sector and Employers to fulfil their EPA obligations.