Confédération Nationale des Travailleurs du Sénégal (CNTS)
The National Confederation of Trade Unions of Senegal (Confédération Nationale des Travailleurs du Sénégal, CNTS) was established in 1969 following the dissolution of the Union Nationale des Travailleurs Sénégal (UNTS). Currently, CNTS has approximately 5000 members who work in the following informal sectors: trade, street vending, small arts & crafts, masonry, sheet metal production, furnace making, transport driving, agriculture and construction.
CNTS is governed by an Executive Board with an appointed Secretary General. The current Secretary General, as of 2012, is Mody Guiro, who is assisted by 12 Deputy General Secretaries and Executive Secretaries. CNTS has also established a National Committee of Women Workers and a National Committee of Youth Workers.
|Contact:||Saliou NDIAYE, Assistant Secretary General|
|Address:||Bourse du Travail, 7, Avenue du Président Lamine
GUEYE BP 937
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