International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
The International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (IFCTU) was an international labour federation set up in 1949. it was dissolved in October 2006 to coincide with the formation of the International Trade Union Confederation which absorbed affiliates of the IFCTU and the World Confederation of Labour.
List of General Secretaries
- J.H. Oldenbroek 1949-1960
- Omer Becu 1960-1967
- Harm G. Buiter 1967-1971
- Otto Kersten 1972-1982
- John Vanderveken 1982-1992
- Enzo Friso 1992-1994
- Bill Jordan 1995-2006
- ICFTU: What it is, What it Does..., ICFTU, accessed 25 March 2012.
- Strength in unity: a new international trade union confederation is born, ICFTU, 31 October 2006.
- ICFTU General Secretaries from 1949 to the present day, ICFTU, 25 March 2012.