FKTU elects its 24th Leadership
The 24th Leadership of the FKTU are elected by the overwhelming majority votes(74.1%)
FKTU held by-election with its electoral college from affiliates and elected its 24th leadership. 1,651 delegates from total 2,748 credentialed electoral delegates participated in voting and the overwhelming majority, 1,224(74.1%) delegates, voted for MOON Jinkook, the sole candidate for the 24th FKTU presidency, and HAN Kwangho, the running mate for the General Secretary.
MOON Jinkook, president-elect, on his appreciative speech, greeted all delegates and reaffirmed strong commitment of full revision of TULRA by saying, "We will restore prestige of the FKTU on the basis of unity and harmony in order to achieve the full revision of TULRA". He pledged, "I will strive to enhance integration of the organisation above all disputes and also I will innovate the FKTU to ensure its internal democracy and grassroots trade unionism" and "I will be judged by cool-headed members in 1 year and 4 months".
The general secretary-elect HAN Kwangho also thanked delegates and said, "Since it is impossible to maintain the trade union movement without full revision of TULRA, I will dedicate myself to achieve this goal by stronger internal integration and solidarity". Also he promised to ensure communication with workplace and to execute workplace-centered activities.
This new leadership starts their term from 21st of September.