PSI Trade union development projects are implemented in six areas of work:

  • Trade union rights

  • Health and social services

  • Utilities

  • Organising and capacity building

  • Global policy

  • Local and regional government


These projects are financed by the following donors: Union to Union, Solidarity Center, SASK, FNV Mondiaal, DGB Bildungswerk, FES, DTDA, KNS, EU and PSI affiliates (ex: FÓRSA, Kommunal, CUPE, UNISON, Vision and FIQ).

PSI projects

Africa and Arab countries

Community Health Workers (CHWs) in Sub-Saharan Africa - FNV – Regional - 2019-2020

Value Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa - DGB - Kenya, Uganda, Botswana and Nigeria - 2020-2022

Strengthening unions for quality public health systems in West - U to U - Niger, Liberia - 2018-2022

Sexual harassment in Liberia - Kommunal – Liberia – 2019

Building trade union capacity to defend human rights of IDPs to quality public services - U to U – Nigeria - 2018-2022

Organising workers for trade union unity of action, density and quality public services - U to U - Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zanzibar - 2018-2022

Building sustainable public services unions in Burkina Faso - U to U - Burkina - 2018-2022

Representing health workers in conflict zones – FNV - Cameroon, RDC - 2019-2020

Strengthening public services unions for quality public services, decent work and social dialogue in Chad - U to U- Chad - 2018-2022

Water Campaign - CUPE / FÓRSA – Cameroon - 2018-2020

RDC Nurses – FÓRSA – RDC - 2018-2020

Strategic planning for social dialogue opportunities for public services trade unions – FNV - Lebanon and Jordan - 2019-2020

Strengthening organizational capacities of women trade unionists - U to U - Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, Yemen - 2018-2022

Human Rights, Trade Unions and Quality Public Services for Refugees and Migrant Workers - U to U - Lebanon, Algeria, Tunisia - 2018-2022

Strengthening Organisational and campaigning capacities of PSI Affiliates in Tunisia and Egypt - U to U – Egypt - 2018-2022

Trade Unions Campaigning for Democracy and Quality Public Services for all - U to U – Swaziland - 2018-2022

Building Public Sector Trade Unionism - SASK – Mozambique - 2018-2019

Asia Pacific

ILO Convention on Gender-based Violence in the Workplace – FÓRSA - Regional - 2018-2020

Gender justice for quality public health and social services in India - U to U - India - 2018-2022

Strengthening the capacity of public services unions in South Asia to influence the policies of international financial institutions (IFIs) on privatisation and core labour standards – FNV - Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka - 2019-2020

Lady Health Workers Organisational Strengthening - FÓRSA / KNS - Pakistan - 2017-2020

Building women and young workers trade union leaders - DGB - India - 2019-2021

Formalizing Informal Work in the Health Sector in Nepal - SASK - Nepal - 2018-2021

ILO Convention 151 Campaigning from Ratification to Law: Enabling trade union rights in public services – SASK – Philippines - 2018-2021

Strengthening trade unions in the Water Sector in Indonesia and Philippines – SASK - Philippines / Indonesia - 2019-2021

Health Sector Organising – SASK – Philippines - 2018 -2021

Building women and young workers trade union leaders - DGB – Philippines - 2019-2021

Strengthening trade unions in the energy sector in Indonesia - SASK - Indonesia - 2019-2021

Europe

Women and young workers in local government unions - Kommunal / Vision - Turkey - 2019-2020

Inter America

ILO convention on Gender-based Violence in the Workplace – FÓRSA – Regional - 2018-2020

Young workers – FÓRSA - Southern Cone - 2019-2021

Sharing good practices in addressing gender-based violence in the world of work of the health sector in Central and South America - Kommunal - Chile, Perú, Brazil, Colombia and El Salvador- 2019-2021

Campaigning for Equality - DGB - Interamerica - 2018-2020

Social Dialogue-Peace – FNV – Colombia - 2019-2020

Social Dialogue: Health, Water, Municipal sectors – DTDA - Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua - 2019-2021

Capacity building and strategic planning for public services trade unions in Honduras - U to U – Honduras - 2018-2022

Strategic Campaign for Public Sector Trade Union Rights - SASK - El Salvador and Guatemala - 2018-2021

Strengthening public sector trade unions in Paraguay - U to U – Paraguay - 2018-2022

Global

Building Trade Union Capacities and Quality Public Services for a Just Transition to Climate Change - U to U - Kenya, Zambia, Tunisia, Jamaica, Perú and Tonga - 2018-2022

Tax Justice – FES - Americas, Africa, Asia – 2018-2020

Trade – FES - Americas, Africa, Asia – 2018-2020

QPS – FES - Americas, Africa, Asia – 2018-2020

Promoting LGBTI rights in the workplace by the GUFs – FNV - Americas, Africa, Asia - 2019-2021

Debt work - EU DEAR - Global - 2019-2020