APVVU is a federation of 428 mandal level trade unions of rural informal workers particularly from agriculture, fishing, forest; rural artisans, sharecroppers, marginal farmers, construction workers & shepherds. The unions are spread over in 14 districts of Andhra & Telangana states. It hasmembership of 592,850 & 56% is drawn from the women agricultural workers. Majority of rural workers are being come from the background of Dalits and Adivasis, the union has developed unique way to work from caste, class, gender and ecological justice perspectives.


We envisage a society where rural informal workers and the poor are free from hunger, poverty and ill health and get engaged for the development and management of resources that they are access to.