International ILO/EC Conference “Industrial relations in Europe: Fostering equality at work and cross-country convergence?”

International ILO/EC Conference “Industrial relations in Europe: Fostering equality at work and cross-country convergence?”

декември 28, 2021

Dear all,

In the period between 16th and 18th of May, representative of OEM attended  international conference organized by the ILO and the European Commission in Paris, France. This conference provided unique opportunity to engage in a debate with experts, governments, employers’ and trade union representatives and international organizations, and to formulate policy recommendations. 

The conference served as a tool for presentation of the results of the project titled “Industrial relations in Europe: Fostering equality at work and cross-country convergence?”, which was implemented in the EU28 member countries and the candidates, Republic of Macedonia and Turkey.  

The project seek to provide an overview of the long-term trends in social and economic convergence indicators in the European Union, and on this basis, to investigate the role of social dialogue and more generally industrial relations in reducing inequalities and fostering such convergence, notably with the presentation of some best practices and policies.