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World Federation of Trade Unions

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(abbreviation: WFTU)

Definition of World Federation of Trade Unions in English:

An association of trade unions founded in 1945, with headquarters in Prague. In 1949 most of the representatives from non-Communist countries withdrew and founded the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions; the WFTU is now composed largely of groups from developing countries.

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