The ECTUN (European Capitals Trade Unions Network) is the informal network of the trade union organisations based in the European capital cities and their regions.

The main objectives of the network are to enhance a regular exchange of information, contacts and of best practices, and establishing spaces for dialogue among the trade union organisations of the capital cities and their regions:

  • to promote and defend solidarity, workers’ rights, the negotiation/bargaining systems in employment and welfare, fight against social dumping and inequalities, etc.;
  • developing actions and/or initiatives aimed at the promotion of the dignity of workers and more in general contributing to the improvement of workers’ and people’s quality of life in the areas of the capital cities.