Representing transport workers worldwide
Globalisation, deregulation and liberalisation are changing the face of the transport industry. Working conditions and the rights of transport workers in every sector are suffering as a result.
Through campaigning and unionisation, ITF is standing up for the transport workers who are losing out and building strong unions to support them.
Alongside our union affiliates, we provide an international voice for the men and women working in civil aviation, inland navigation, railways, road transport, urban transport and tourism, as well as seafarers, dockers and fishers all over the world.
ITF works to ensure safe vessels and decent working conditions for seafarers. Our aim is to raise standards, protect the vulnerable and eradicate…
The ITF is supporting transport unions to tackle the key issues facing dockers today. From health and safety to job security, we are supporting our…
From the impact of liberalisation and deregulation to the growth of aviation flags of convenience (FOC), ITF is tackling the challenges facing…
Railway workers include train drivers, engineers, guards, control officers, signal staff, yard officials, shunters, rolling stock and track…
Road transport encompasses workers in both freight and passenger road transport, from trucks to taxis and buses. There are also those in call…
From ending workplace violence to campaigning for employment rights , ITF’s urban transport committee is committed to a safer, fairer, decent…
ITF represents fishers working at sea and on land, as part of the supply chain. We campaign for better working conditions in an industry that can be…
ITF tourism works for better working conditions in the tourism industry, and calls for sustainable and responsible tourism for the benefit of…
ITF represents mariners and port workers on inland waterways throughout the world, in both trade and passenger tourism. We campaign for better…