INTERDEPARTMENTAL ROUND TABLE TO DISCUSS THE PROSPECTS FOR COOPERATION WITH THE INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATIONWednesday, 16 November 2022 12:42
On November 15, 2022, an Interdepartmental round table was held in the building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan with the participation of the delegation of the International Labor Organization headed by Ms. Corinne Vargha, Director of the International Labor Standards Department of the ILO.
From the Turkmen side, the round table was attended by deputy heads of 14 ministries and departments of the country, including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population, the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Center of Trade Unions and others.
The main topic of the round table is the discussion of the prospects for cooperation with the International Labor Organization in such an important area as ensuring decent work in general, and in the cotton industry in particular.
During an interactive confidential dialogue, representatives of the Turkmen side and international experts of the ILO shared their views and proposals on addressing the issues of ensuring decent work in Turkmenistan in the cotton sector in full compliance with the provisions of the conventions and recommendations of the ILO.
Such a format of discussion allowed the Turkmen side to get acquainted with the vision of the ILO experts on this issue in relation to Turkmenistan, share our capabilities and needs and outline the range of tasks of the project in legal and practical terms.
MEETING AT THE MFA OF TURKMENISTAN WITH THE DIRECTOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR STANDARDS OF THE INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION (ILO)Tuesday, 15 November 2022 13:25
On November 14, 2022, in the building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, a meeting was held between the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Vepa Hajyiev and the delegation of the International Labor Organization (ILO) headed by the Director of the Department of Labor Standards, Ms. Korin Varga.
During the course of the meeting, it was noted that Turkmenistan, being a member of the ILO, is committed in its policy to creating conditions for decent work and social justice for all.
The parties discussed the accession of Turkmenistan to international conventions and multilateral agreements, including international documents of the ILO. It was emphasized that Turkmenistan has ratified all the Fundamental Conventions, 2 of the 4 Guiding Conventions and 1 technical convention.
V.Hajyiev said that work in this direction is progressing. Thus, on April 19, 2022, Turkmenistan ratified the Act on Amendments to the ILO Constitution of June 24, 1986. Currently, the Government is studying the issue of joining another Guiding Convention - this is Convention No. 81 on Labor Inspection in Industry and Trade.
Regarding the request of the ILO to organize visits to the velayats of Turkmenistan by a mission of high-level ILO experts, the readiness of the Turkmen side to organize study visits and meetings with the leadership of the region and relevant local authorities was confirmed.
ILO DIRECTOR GENERAL PRESENTED WITH INSTRUMENT OF RATIFICATION BY TURKMENISTAN OF CONVENTION NO. 122 ON EMPLOYMENT POLICYFriday, 16 April 2021 17:30
On April 14, 2021, a ceremony was held in Geneva in video format to present the ILO Director General Guy Ryder of the instrument on the ratification of Convention 122 of the International Labor Organization on Employment Policy, signed by the President of Turkmenistan.
During the ceremony, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Turkmenistan A.Khaljanov noted Turkmenistan's commitment to constructive dialogue with authoritative international organizations, in particular with the International Labor Organization.
As a full member of the ILO since September 1993 and having ratified 10 ILO Conventions, 8 of which are fundamental, Turkmenistan fully supports the main provisions of the Organization and practical approaches to improving the quality of life through the creation of decent work as an important goal at the national level, thereby implementing the universally recognized norms and principles of the provisions of the ILO into national legislation.
Expressing gratitude to the Turkmen side for active cooperation with the International Labor Organization, G. Ryder welcomed the efforts of Turkmenistan for the systematic strengthening and improvement of the national legislative base of Turkmenistan and stressed that Turkmenistan became the 115th country to ratify Convention No. 122.
Представители Туркменистана приняли участие в региональном видеосеминаре под эгидой Международной организации трудаFriday, 19 June 2020 17:52
Представители Министерства труда и социальной защиты населения, а также Союза промышленников и предпринимателей приняли участие в региональном видеосеминаре, проведённом сегодня Бюро Международной организации труда для стран Восточной Европы и Центральной Азии.
С учётом непростой ситуации, сложившейся из-за пандемии коронавируса COVID-19, основное внимание было сконцентрировано на возможных путях снижения влияния острых инфекционных заболеваний на экономику.
Участники семинара были ознакомлены с международным опытом обеспечения экономической устойчивости предприятий, в том числе частного сектора, наиболее подверженного негативному воздействию любых колебаний глобальной финансово-экономической системы.
Государственное информационное агентство Туркменистана (TDH)