The IDWF membership is made up of eligible affiliates: local or national organisations of domestic workers. Affiliates are approved for membership according to an established criteria as outlined in the IDWF Constitution. Affiliates have voting status and form the basis for the organisation.

IDWF Affiliates

Affiliate - Full Name & Abbre.Affiliate - Abbre.CountryCategory
Syndicat National des Employés d’hôtels et de Maison du Bénin (SYNEHM BENIN)SYNEHM BENINBeninAfrica
Botswana Domestic and Allied Workers Union (BODAU)BODAU
Syndicat National des Employés de Maison et de Gardiennage du Burkina Faso (SYNEMAG-B)SYNEMAG-BBurkina FasoAfrica
Union de Femme Domestique du Congo (UFEDOC)UFEDOCCongoAfrica
Mulu Tesfa Domestic Workers Association (MTDWA)MTDWAEthiopiaAfrica
Domestic Services Workers Union (DSWU)DSWUGhanaAfrica
Syndicat National des Employés de Maison de Guinée (SYNEM-GUINEE)SYNEM-GUINEEGuineaAfrica
Associaçao Nacional de Proteçao dos Trabalhadores Domesticos da Guine-Bissau (ANAPROMED-GB)ANAPROMED-GBGuinea-BissauAfrica
Syndicat Des Travailleurs Domestiques et Travailleurs de l'Economie Informel (SYTDTEI.CI)SYTDTEI.CIIvory CoastAfrica
Kenya Union of Domestic, Hotels, Educational Institutions and Hospital Workers (KUDHEIHA)KUDHEIHAKenyaAfrica
Kopanang Domestic Workers Association of Lesotho (KDWAL)KDWALLesotho Africa
Domestic Workers Union of Liberia (DOWUL)DOWULLiberiaAfrica
Commercial Industrial & Allied Workers Union (CIAWU)CIAWUMalawiAfrica
Syndicat des Travailleurs Domestiques du Mali (SYNTRADOM)SYNTRADOMMaliAfrica
Sindicato Nacional dos Empregados Domésticos (SINED)SINEDMozambiqueAfrica
Namibian Domestic and Allied Workers Union (NDAWU)NDAWUNamibiaAfrica
Syndicat National des Travailleurs des Hotels, Bars, Restaurants et Assimiles du Niger (SYNTHOBRA)SYNTHOBRANigerAfrica
National Union of Hotels and Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW)NUHPSWNigeriaAfrica
Syndicat des Travailleurs Domestiques et Indépendants de l'Economie Informelle (SYTRIECI)SYTRIECIRwandaAfrica
Syndicat National des Travailleurs Domestiques (SYNTRAD)SYNTRADSenegalAfrica
South African Domestic Service and Allied Workers Union (SADSAWU)SADSAWUSouth AfricaAfrica
Conservation, Hotels, Domestic, Social Services and Consultancy Workers Union (CHODAWU)CHODAWUTanzaniaAfrica
Syndicat National des Domestiques du Togo (SYNADOT)SYNADOTTogoAfrica
Uganda Hotels, Food, Tourism, Supermarkets and Allied Workers Union (HTS-UNION)HTS-UNIONUgandaAfrica
Domestic Workers Union of Zambia (DWUZ)DWUZZambiaAfrica
Conservation of Hotel, Domestic Workers and Allied Union (CHODAWU-Z)CHODAWU-ZZanzibarAfrica
Zimbabwe Domestic and Allied Workers Union (ZDAWU)ZDAWUZimbabweAfrica
Sendika Nasionalin'ny Mpiasa An-Trano Malagasy (SENAMAMA)SENAMAMAMadagascarAfrica
National Domestic Women Workers Union (NDWWU)NDWWUBangladeshAsia
Independent Democratic Association of Informal Economy (IDEA)IDEACambodiaAsia
Association of Domestic Workers (ADW)ADWCambodiaAsia
Hong Kong Federation of Asian Domestic Workers Unions (FADWU)FADWUHong KongAsia
National Domestic Workers Federation (NDWF)NDWFIndiaAsia
National Domestic Workers Movement (NDWM)NDWMIndiaAsia
Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA)SEWAIndiaAsia
Gharelu Kaamgar Sangathan, Gurgaon (GKS)GKSIndiaAsia
Gharelu Kamgar Panchayat Sangam (GKPS)GKPSIndiaAsia
Jaringan Nasional Advokasi Pekerja Rumah Tangga (JALAPRT)JALAPRTIndonesiaAsia
Asosasyon ng mga Makabayang Manggagawang Pilipino Overseas (AMMPO)AMMPOMalaysiaAsia
Persatuan Pekerja Rumah Tangga Indonesian Migran (PERTIMIG)PERTIMIGMalaysiaAsia
Home Workers Trade Union of Nepal (HUN)HUNNepalAsia
United Domestic Workers of the Philippines (UNITED)UNITEDPhilippinesAsia
National House Manager’s Cooperative (NHMC)NHMCSouth KoreaAsia
Domestic Workers Union (DWU)DWUSri LankaAsia
Protect UnionPROTECT UNIONSri LankaAsia
Domestic Caretakers Union (DCU)DCUTaiwanAsia
Network of Domestic Workers in Thailand (NDWT)NDWTThailandAsia
Antigua Trades and Labour Union (ATLU)ATLUAntigua and BarbudaCaribbean
Jamaica Household Workers’ Union (JHWU)JHWUJamaicaCaribbean
National Union of Domestic Employees (NUDE)NUDETrinidad and TobagoCaribbean
CSC Alimentation et Services (CSC A&S)CSC A&SBelgiumEurope
Centrale Alimentation-Horeco-Services FGTB-Horval (Horval FGTB)Horval FGTBBelgiumEurope
Centrale Générale FGTB (ACCG FGTB)ACCG FGTBBelgiumEurope
Gewerkschaft Nahrung-Genuss-Gaststätten (NGG)NGGGermanyEurope
Federazione Italiana Lavoratori Commercio, Turismo e Servizi (FILCAMS CGIL NAZIONALE)FILCAMS CGIL NAZIONALEItalyEurope
Federatie Nederlandse Vakverenigingen (FNV)FNVNetherlandsEurope
Gewerkschaft Unia (UNIA)UNIASwitzerlandEurope
Syndicat Interprofessionnel de Travailleuses et Travailleurs (SIT)SITSwitzerlandEurope
The Voice of Domestic Workers (VODW)VODWUKEurope
Imece (IMECE)IMECETurkeyEurope
Asociación de Trabajadoras del Hogar (ATH)ATHDominican RepublicLatin America
Unión Nacional Fenamutra de Trabajadoras del Hogar (UNFETRAH)UNFETRAHDominican RepublicLatin America
Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadora/es Domesticas (SINTRADOMES-CASC)SINTRADOMES-CASCDominican RepublicLatin America
Unión Personal Auxiliar de Casas Particulares (UPACP)UPACPArgentinaLatin America
Federação Nacional das Trabalhadoras Domésticas (FENATRAD)FENATRADBrazilLatin America
Federación de Sindicatos de FESINTRACAP (FESINTRACAP)FESINTRACAPChileLatin America
Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadoras del Servicio Doméstico (SINTRASEDOM)SINTRASEDOMColombiaLatin America
Unión de Trabajadoras Afrocolombianas del Servicio Doméstico (UTRASD)UTRASDColombiaLatin America
Asociación de Trabajadoras Domésticas (ASTRADOMES)ASTRADOMESCosta RicaLatin America
Sindicato de Mujeres Trabajadoras del Hogar Remuneradas Salvadoreñas (SIMUTHRES)SIMUTHRESEl SalvadorLatin America
Sindicato de Trabajadoras Domésticas Similares y a Cuenta Propia (SITRADOMSA)SITRADOMSAGuatemalaLatin America
Red de Mujeres Empleadas del Hogar, Asociación Civil (RMEHAC)RMEHACMexicoLatin America
Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadores y Trabajadoras del Hogar (SINACTRAHO)SINACTRAHOMexicoLatin America
Sindicato de Trabajadoras Domésticas del Departamento de Granada “Claudia Chamorro” (SINTRADOMGRA)SINTRADOMGRANicaraguaLatin America
Federación de Trabajadoras Domésticas y Oficios Varios “Julia Herrera Pomares” (FETRADOMOV)FETRADOMOVNicaraguaLatin America
Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadoras del Hogar (SINTRAHO)SINTRAHOHondurasLatin America
Sindicato Gremial de Trabajadoras y Trabajadores del Servicio Doméstico y Similares (SINGRETRADS)SINGRETRADSPanamaLatin America
Sindicato de Trabajadoras Domésticas y Afines de Itapúa (SINTRADI)SINTRADIParaguayLatin America
Sindicato de Trabajadoras del Servicio Domestico del Paraguay (SINTRADESPY)SINTRADESPYParaguayLatin America
Centro de Capacitación para Trabajadoras del Hogar (CCTH)CCTHPeruLatin America
Federación de Trabajadores y Trabajadoras del Hogar Remunerados del Perú (FENTRAHOGARP)FENTRAHOGARPPeruLatin America
Instituto de Promoción y Formación de Trabajadoras del Hogar (IPROFOTH)IPROFOTHPeruLatin America
Sindicato de Trabajadoras y Trabajadores del Hogar de la Región Lima (SINTTRAHOL)SINTTRAHOLPeruLatin America
Domestic Workers Solidarity Network in Jordan (DWSNJ)DWSNJJordanMena
Sandigan Kuwait Domestic Workers Association (SKDWA) SKDWAKuwaitMena
Bayanihang Domestic Worker Qatar (BDWQ)BDWQQatar
National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA)NDWAUnited States of AmericaNorth America
United Domestic Workers of America (UDWA)UDWAUnited States of AmericaNorth America

IDWF Affiliation Application

Step 1. Please read the IDWF Constitution and get to know more about the IDWF and our principles. Please read “4. Membership” and find out if your organization is eligible

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