The XIIth BRICS Trade Union Forum will be held in Durban (South Africa) on September 26-27, 2023. This is stated in an official invitation on behalf of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), the Federation of Unions of South African (FEDUSA), the National Council of Trade Unions (NACTU) and the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) sent to the national trade union centres participating in the BRICS Trade Union Forum. South African trade unions have identified the theme for the next plenary session as "BRICS trade union cooperation for fair, inclusive and sustainable economic growth and shared benefit for all".
Delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China and the Republic of South Africa are expected to attend the Forum.
NewsParticipants in the Trade Union Forum are planning to hold their meeting in 2024 in an expanded format under the theme of "Strengthening multilateralism for equitable global development and security."
Trade unions delegates consultation. 3rd Annual Meeting of BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers in Chongqing
Delegates of national trade union centres from all BRICS countries were given an opportunity to express their views on the issues on LEMM agenda and to engage in open exchange with the ministers and employer representatives.
Representatives of national trade union centres from Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa discussed topical issues of cooperation within BRICS during the international trade union workshop held on November 14-15, 2016 in Johannesburg (South Africa).
Trade unions delegates consultation on the fields of BRICS labor and employment ministers' Meeting. New Delhi, September 2016.
On September 26-27, 2016 the 2nd BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting took place in New Delhi with a meeting of BRICS trade union representatives held on its sidelines.