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SWITZERLAND NATIONAL ORGANIZATION LABOUR LINKS
NO COUNTRY STATE TOWN CALL LETTERS CALL NAME HQ EXTRA LETTERS EXTRA NAME LOCAL NAME ENGLISH NAME LANGUAGE TEXT
001 Switzerland Aargau Muri SMV Schweizerischer Musikervervand



Swiss Musicians Union German/French
002 Switzerland Aargau Muri USDAM Union Suisse des Artistes Musiciens



Union of Sweiss Artists and Musicians French/German
003 Switzerland Aargau Schlossrued SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
VPT Verband des Personals privater Transportunternehmungen
Private Transport Companies Staff Association

004 Switzerland Baselland Basel
Schweizerischer Zentralverband der Hotel- und Restaurant-Angestellten

Hotel and Gastro Union
Swiss Union of Hotel and Restaurant Workers

005 Switzerland Bern Bern
AvenirSocial



Social Work Switzerland

006 Switzerland Bern Bern
Gewerkschaft Kommunikation / Syndicat de la Communication / Sindacato della Comunicazione



Union of Communication Workers Multilingual
007 Switzerland Bern Bern
Gewerkschaft Kommunikation / Syndicat de la Communication / Sindacato della Comunicazione



Union of Communication Workers Multilingual
008 Switzerland Bern Bern
TransFair



Christian Trade union of the private, public and tertiary sectors
Representing workers employed in the Communication, Postal, Public transport, Public administration sectors
009 Switzerland Bern Bern
Unia

Switzerland's inter-professional trade union


Represents over 200,000 members
010 Switzerland Bern Bern AGVS Autogewerbe-Verband der Schweiz
UPSA Union Professionnelle Suisse de l'Automobile

Mulilingual
011 Switzerland Bern Bern ASEB Association suisse des employés de banque



Swiss Association of Bank Employees

012 Switzerland Bern Bern FAU - CH Freie ArbeiterInnen Union - Confoederatio Helvetica



Free Workers Union - Switzerland
These Anarcho-Syndicalists carry the resistance and the revolt in the working sphere forward.
013 Switzerland Bern Bern garaNto Gewerkschaft des Zoll- und Grenzwachtpersonals



Customs and Frontier Security Personnel Union

014 Switzerland Bern Bern IFJ International Federation of Journalists

SyndiCom
Swiss Mass Media Union Multilingual
015 Switzerland Bern Bern IFJ International Federation of Journalists
SVJ FSJ FSG Schweizer Verband der Journalistinnen und Journalisten - Fédération suisse des journalistes - Federazione svizzera dei giornalisti
Federation of Swiss Journalists Multilingual
016 Switzerland Bern Bern SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband



The Swiss Railway and Baggage Handlers Union Multilingual Representing over 55000 members
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017 Switzerland Bern Bern SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
GATA Groundstaff Aviation Technic and Administration
Ground Staff Aviation Union
Represents 2,500 members
018 Switzerland Bern Bern SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
SBV Stationsbeamten Verband
Station Officials Association

019 Switzerland Bern Bern SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
ZPV Zugpersonal Verband
Train Crew Association

020 Switzerland Bern Bern SMUV Schweizerischen Metall- und Uhrenarbeiterverband



Swiss Federation of the workers on metal and clock industry Multilingual Represents 90,000 members employed in the machine, metallurgy, electronic and the clock industries and the arts and trades sector.
021 Switzerland Bern Bern SMUV Schweizerischer Metall und Uhrenarbeiter Verband HQ


Swiss Service Industry Union German/French
022 Switzerland Bern Bern SPT Il Sindacato del Personale dei Trasporti



The Swiss Railway and Baggage Handlers Union Italian Representing over 55000 members
023 Switzerland Bern Bern UNIA


Switzerland's inter-professional trade union

Multilingual The largest trade union in Switzerland with an estimated 200,000 members and almost 100 administrative offices.
024 Switzerland Bern Bern VPOD Verband des Personals Öffentlicher Dienste



Public Service Union Multilingual
025 Switzerland Bern Bern VSAM Verband Schweizerischer Angestelltenvereine der Maschinen und Elektroindustrie



Machine and Electrics Industry Union German
026 Switzerland Bern Bern VSZB Verband Schweizerischer Zollbeamter



Union of Swiss Customs Employees German
027 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen
Gewerkschaft Kommunikation



Communication Workers Union Multilingual
028 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen
Gewerkschaft Kommunikation



Communication Workers Union German
029 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen
Sindicato della Communicazione



Communication Workers Union Italian
030 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen
Syndicat de la Communication



Communication Workers Union French
031 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen APC Association du Personnel de la Confederation






032 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen APC Association du Personnel de la Confederation






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033 Switzerland Bern Ostermundigen PVB Personalverband des Bundes



Union of Federal Civil Servants
Represent 16,000 emplyees
034 Switzerland Fribourg Fribourg
impressum - die Schweizer Journalistinnen



Swiss Journalist's Union

035 Switzerland Geneva Geneva
New Wood

New Wood Staff Union of the United Nations


A trade-union that fight for the dignity and the respect of the fundamental rights at work of United Nations staff
036 Switzerland Geneva Geneva
Staff Union of the International Labour Organization

ILO Staff Union

Multilingual Features: Joining the Union; Who is Who; Collective Bargaining; What's New; Bulletins; Links; Staff Assistance Fund; and more
037 Switzerland Geneva Geneva IFATCA International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers' Associations

Swiss Air Traffic Controller's Association

French/English Represents controllers at Geneva Area Control Centre & Lugano Tower & some controllers at Zurich ACC, Bern Tower & Geneva Apron.
038 Switzerland Geneva Geneva SIT Syndicat interprofessionnel de travailleuses et travailleurs



Union of Professional Workers French Representing over 110000 members in several sectors
039 Switzerland Geneva Meyrin ASPP Association Suisse des Pilotes Professionnels



Swiss professional pilot's association

040 Switzerland Lucerne Grosswangen SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
LPV Lokpersonalverband
Locomotive Staff Association
Represents 2,600 members
041 Switzerland Solothurn Dulliken SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband

Unterverband Personal Bau


Represents construction workers
042 Switzerland St Gallen Buchs SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
RPV Rangierpersonal Verband
Shunting Staff Association

043 Switzerland St Gallen Wil SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
VPV Verwaltungspersonal Verband
Administrative Staff Association

044 Switzerland Ticino Bellinzona SISO Sindacato Indipendente Studenti ed Apprendisti



Students and Young Workers' Union of Switzerland

045 Switzerland Ticino Lugano OCST Organizzazione Cristiano Sociale Ticinese



Organization Christian Social Ticino Italian Representing over 36000 workers
046 Switzerland Ticino Lugano OCST Organizzazione Cristiano Sociale Ticinese



Organization Christian Social Ticino Italian Representing over 36000 workers
047 Switzerland Uri Andermatt
TransFair


Sektion Andermatt VBS (Verteidigung, Bevölkerungsschutz und Sport)


048 Switzerland Valais Martigny SER Syndicat des Enseignants Romands

L'association syndicale et pédagogique des enseignants et des enseignantes de la Suisse romande

French Representing 9000 French speaking teachers
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049 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne
Hotel & Gastro Union





Represents the hotel and catering staff and cadres in the professional and political institutions of the industry.
050 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne IWA International Workers' Association
AIT Asociación International de los Trabajadores DiRECT
French Swiss Section
051 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SIB Syndicat Industrie et Bâtiment



Industry and Construction Union French Representing over 120000 wage earners organized among 55 sections.
052 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SSP Syndicat suisse des services publics
VPOD Verband des Personals Öffentlicher Dienste
Public Service Union French
053 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SUD-VD Solidaire Unitaire Démocratique
SVMS Société Vaudoise des Maîtres Secondaires



054 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SUD-VD Solidaire Unitaire Démocratique
AVMG Association Vaudoise des Maîtres de Gymnase Fédération syndicale vaudoise des services publics


055 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SUD-VD Solidaire Unitaire Démocratique
SGFP Syndicat Général de la Fonction Publique Fédération syndicale vaudoise des services publics


056 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne SVMEP Syndicat Vaudois des Maîtres de l'Enseignement Professionnel

Fédération syndicale vaudoise des services publics
Vaud Union of Professionnal and Technical University Teachers

057 Switzerland Vaud Lausanne UNIA

FTMH




058 Switzerland Vaud Nyon AJS Association suisse des Journalistes Spécialisés



Swiss Association of the Specialized Journalists
Represents more than 1000 members employed as writers and journalists of the Swiss specialized press
059 Switzerland Vaud Nyon SIB Syndicat Industrie et Bâtiment

Syndicat Industrie et Bâtiment - La Côte



060 Switzerland Vaud Vevey SIVT Syndicat Interprofessionnel Vaudois des Travailleuses et Travailleurs






061 Switzerland Vaud Yverdon-les-Bains UVG Union Vaudoise des Garagistes






062 Switzerland Zürich Kloten AEROPERS Vereinigung des Cockpitpersonals der Swissair



Swissair Airline Pilots & Flight Engineers Association French
063 Switzerland Zürich Kloten IFALPA International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations
SwissALPA Swiss Airline Pilots Association Aeropers


064 Switzerland Zürich Kloten kapers Vereinigung des Kabinenpersonals



Cabin Crew Union
Represents the Cabin Crew of Swiss, Belair, Edelweiss and Air Switzerland.
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065 Switzerland Zürich Zürich
syndikat

the online labour union


Independent online labour union representing 350 members working in web design and development, Information Technology, marketing
066 Switzerland Zürich Zürich
TransFair


Section VBZ (Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich) Züri-Linie


067 Switzerland Zürich Zürich FCTA Fédération suisse des travailleurs du commerce, des transports et de l'alimentation




French Representing over 20000 Retail, Commerce, Transportation and Food Workers
068 Switzerland Zürich Zürich FCTA Federazione svizzera dei lavoratori del commercio, dei trasporti e dell'alimentazione




Italian Representing over 20000 Retail, Commerce, Transportation and Food Workers
069 Switzerland Zürich Zürich GBI - SEI - SIB Gewerkschaft Bau und Industrie - Sindacato Edilizia Industria - Syndicat Industrie et Bâtiment



Industry and Construction Union Multilingual Representing over 120000 wage earners organized among 55 sections.
070 Switzerland Zürich Zürich GEWAG Gewerkschaftliche Bewegung für Arbeit und Gerechtigkeit



Unionized Movement for Work and Justice
Represents 650 members
071 Switzerland Zürich Zürich LCH Dachverband Schweizer Lehrerinnen und Lehrer



Association of Swiss Teachers
Representing 50000 members teaching throughout all levels of the education system
072 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SAFP Swiss Association of Football Players





Represents footballers
073 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SBKV Schweizerischer Bühnenkünstlerverband




Multilingual The largest and most important professional organization for stage and screen artists.
074 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SBS - ASPAS Schweizerischer Berufsverband Soziale Arbeit - Association suisse des professionnels de l'action sociale



Swiss Professional Association of Social Workers

075 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SBS - ASPAS Schweizerischer Berufsverband Soziale Arbeit - Association suisse des professionnels de l'action sociale



Swiss Professional Association of Social Workers

076 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SEC Suisse Société des employés de commerce Suisse





The largest Swiss professional organization represents 60, 000 members who are divided in 70 sections employed as commercial worke
077 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SEC Suisse Société suisse des employés de commerce



Swiss Association of Financial Employees Multilingual The largest professional organization of professional and office workers represents 60,000 members who are divided in 70 sections.
078 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSFV Schweizer Syndikat Film und Video



Swiss Film and Video Union German Representing film and video technicians and performers
079 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSFV Sindacato Svizzero Film e Video



Swiss Film and Video Union Italian Representing film and video technicians and performers
080 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSFV Syndicat Suisse Film et Vidéo



Swiss Film and Video Union French Representing film and video technicians and performers
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081 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSM Schweizer Syndikat Medienschaffender



Swiss Mass Media Union German
082 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSM Sindacato svizzero dei mass-media



Swiss Mass Media Union Italian
083 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSM Syndicat suisse des mass média



Swiss Mass Media Union French
084 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSM Syndicat Suisse des Mass media



Swiss Mass Media Union
Representing 3500 members employed in the fields of radio, television and audivisial production
085 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SSP Syndicat suisse des services publics
VPOD Verband des Personals Öffentlicher Dienste
Public Service Union French
086 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SYNA Syndicat Interprofessionel



Industry and Services Union Multilingual
087 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SYNA Syndicat Interprofessionel



Industry and Services Union German
088 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SYNA Syndicat Interprofessionel



Industry and Services Union Italian
089 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SYNA Syndicat Interprofessionel



Industry and Services Union French Representing workers employed in the sectors of industry, the craft industry and the services
090 Switzerland Zürich Zürich SYNA Syndicat Interprofessionel





Represents 80000 members employed in industry, the craft industry and the services
091 Switzerland Zürich Zürich VHTL Verkauf, Handel, Transport, Lebensmittel




German Representing over 20000 Retail, Commerce, Transportation and Food Workers
092 Switzerland Zürich Zurich-Airport ECA Edelweiss Cockpit Association






093 Switzerland Zürich Zurich-Airport RHP Rega Helikopter Piloten






094 Switzerland Zurich Zurich SEV Schweizerische Eisenbahn und Verkehrspersonal Verband
TS Technisches Servicepersonal
Technical Services Staff


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