PGFTU

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PGFTUPalestine General Federation of Trade Unions
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PGFTU went on: "[Israel]'s vain attempt to cover these atrocities and crimes by
Recent statistics from the Palestinian General Federation of Trade Unions (PGFTU) have revealed that unemployment in Gaza stands at 200,000 people without work.
The delegation was due to participate in a series of meetings, which were being held by the Executive Committee of the Palestine General Federation of Trade Unions (PGFTU), under the auspices of International Labour Organization (ILO).
-- working cooperatively with trade unions; Palestinian ones faced Zionist attacks since the 1920s, especially from the Histadrut General Federation of Laborers in the Land of Israel; it's replaced Arab workers with Jewish ones; in 1965, the General Union of Palestinian Workers (GUPW) was founded to organize West Bank, Gaza, and diaspora labor; in 1986, the Palestinian General Federation of Trade Unions (PGFTU) grew out of Occupied Palestine's labor movement; today it's ineffective given condition under Occupation and Israeli discrimination against its Arab citizens, consigning them to low wage, few, or no benefit jobs; Histadrut represents only Jews.