About Our Union

The Ghana Mineworkers’ Union of TUC is a strong, democratic and independent trade union organization that organizes workers in the mining industry and beyond. It is affiliated locally to the Trades Union Congress Ghana (TUCG) and internationally to the IndustriALL Global Federation based in Geneva, Switzerland. The Union is a body corporate registered under the laws of Ghana.



Welcome
The Ghana Mineworkers’ Union of TUC is a strong, democratic and independent trade union organization that organizes workers in the mining industry and beyond. It is affiliated locally to the Trades Union Congress Ghana (TUCG) and internationally to the IndustriALL Global Federation based in Geneva, Switzerland. The Union is a body corporate registered under the laws of Ghana.
Our Jurisdiction
The jurisdiction of the Union includes all works done directly or indirectly in connection with the mining industry of Ghana. The jurisdiction also covers the informal sector as well as general workers in the Ghanaian labour market.

Our Membership
Membership of the Union is opened to all employees (both Junior and Senior Staff) who fall within the jurisdiction of the Union. Membership is also opened to staff employed by the Union at all levels. Membership strength of the Union is 19,127 as at December, 2012. This comprises both junior and senior staff members of the Union. The Union has organized about 95% of the Professional and Managerial Staff in the mining industry into its fold since 2007.
Vision
To become the most preferred and efficient representative of workers in and outside the mining industry of Ghana through quality service that offers better working conditions and social protection to its members

Mission
To organize workers within and beyond the mining industry of Ghana into a strong, democratic and independent trade Union organization for the purpose of protecting and advancing the socio-economic and political interests of its members.