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image001Bolivia: Great success for the anti-imperialist conference
07 Jul 2014
The Anti-imperialist International Trade Union Conference held in Cochabamba – Bolivia on June 30, July 1st and 2nd was conducted with great success. The Conference was organized by the COB of Bolivia, the WFTU with the adhesion of the Bolivian government.

The President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, Evo Morales, participated and spoke at the acts of opening and closing of the conference, in an anti-imperialist, anti-capitalist and internationalist spirit.

65 international delegates, from 45 organizations in 24 countries were present, trade unionists from Asia, Africa, Latin America, Europe, Middle East and the USA. Dozens of the international delegates took the floor and intervened.

At the end of the the attached declaration was approved.

A special moment at the closing ceremony was when the Executive Secretary of the Bolivian Workers Central (COB) Juan Carlos Trujillo presented honorarily to the WFTU the symbol of class struggle in Bolivia, the Miner’s head gear. (Courtesy:WFTU)