Who we are

Public Services International brings together more than 20 million workers, represented by over 700 unions in 154 countries and territories. We are a global trade union federation dedicated to promoting quality public services in every part of the world. Our members, two-thirds of whom are women, work in social services, health care, municipal and community services, central government, and public utilities such as water and electricity.

What we do

Our voices are heard around the world. Public Services International campaigns for social and economic justice, and efficient, accessible public services around the world.

PSI leaflet

PSI's information leaflet

7 May 2012

Download PSI's information leaflet in English, French, Spanish, Russian, German, Afrikaans, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Swedish, Arabic, Zulu and Xhosa (PDF, 1 MB).

Working for the alternative: Implementing PSI's mandate in 2013 and beyond

29 May 2013

The 2012 PSI World Congress provided a framework for Public Services International's discussions and decisions. However, it is necessary to focus priorities. This document presents a detailed implementation plan for PSI's mandate in 2013 and beyond.


29 Nov 2012

Constitution of Public Services International adopted at its 29th World Congress in Durban, South Africa, 27-30 November 2012. Available in English, French, Spanish, German, Swedish, Japanese and Russian.

Key people

Learn more about our key people.

Global Unions

Global Unions are international trade union organisations who together represent upwards of 200 million members.

We share a common determination to organise, to defend human rights and labour standards everywhere, and to promote the growth of trade unions for the benefit of all working men and women and their families.

PSI is a member of the Council of Global Unions.