INDIA – A Global Hub for IT/ITES Industry.
In 2004, UNI Apro launched an Organising drive targeted at ITES Professionals such as BPO and Call Center Professionals in India. The Project in India to organise professionals into trade union, known as the CBPOP, Project was launched in July 2004 with the establishment of two service centers – one in Hyderabad and the other in Bangalore headed by JSR Prasad. A experienced Unionist with the Telecom Sector in India for more than 25 Years.
The basic strategy of the project is to establish contact, convince (create awareness and appreciation of trade unionism) connect (provide network for these employees) and finally to consolidate such network of professional into trade union – at the enterprise, regional and national levels.