You are here

Trade Unions in Processes of Democratization: A Study of Party Labour Relations in Zambia

Author: Lise Rakner

Christian Michelsen Institute, CMI Report, Bergen, Norway, 1992, pp. 6

Examines role of labour in the transition to multi-party democracy in 1991, and concludes that the trade union movement has remained autonomous from the state (despite efforts to incorporate it) and that this is the key reason why the unions led the transition.