National Union of Namibian Workers
|Full name||National Union of Namibian Workers|
|Founded||April 24, 1971|
|Members||60 - 70,000|
Risto Kapenda, president |
Evilastus Kaaronda, secretary general
|Office location||Windhoek, Namibia|
The National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) is a national trade union center in Namibia. It was founded April 24, 1971 by the then in exile, SWAPO and remains closely linked to the party. In January 2014, NUNW affirmed its allegiance to SWAPO, citing both a shared experience during colonialism and SWAPO's political positions.
- Bernhardt Esau, Secretary General of NUNW in 1991
- Evilastus Kaaronda
- Hafeni Ludwigh Ndemula
- Pohamba Shifeta
- Ismael Kasuto, Current President since 1 May 2015
- ICTUR; et al., eds. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7.