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PERC ILC preparatory meeting

9 April 2013: On 4-5 April the PERC and the ITUC HTUR department, in cooperation with the FES, have organised 2 day meeting to start preparation for the internatinoal labour conference this year.

At the meeting the participants discussed the priority cases to be proposed to the Workers’ group as potential cases for Committee on Application of Standards consideration, were introduced to the ITUC ILO agenda, in terms of standards setting priorities and promotion of recently adopted standards (C 189 on Domestic Workers and Re. 200 on HIV/AIDS and the world of work).

The participants were also introduced to the recently released TUAC guide on the revised OECD guidelines on MNEs and also to the opportunities to promote workers rights in private sector through liaising with loan lending wing of the World Bank - the International Financial Corporation.

The participants also discussed the situation of arrested KESK activists and adopted the correspondent statement.

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Statement to support KESK
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IFC presentation

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Europe , International Labour Standards , MNEs and global value chains , FES , HTUR , Turkey , IFIs , domestic work , HIV-AIDS , OECD , International Mechanisms of HTUR Protection , KESK
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