The delegation of Turkmenistan headed by the head of the National Center of Trade Unions is on the visit to Geneva to attend the 337th session of the Administrative Council of the International Labour Organization (ILO) in the capacity of an observer.
Turkmen Foreign Ministry announced that in the framework of the visit, the delegation of Turkmenistan, which has arrived to Geneva upon the invitation of the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV), has met with the Director of the Bureau for Workers’ Activities to discuss the priorities of cooperation with Turkmenistan for 2020-2021.
Currently, the ACTRAV Bureau is preparing the working plan with the trade unions for the corresponding period, including the actions required to carry out the resolutions of the 108th session of the ILO. The Central Asian region is among the priorities of the ILO.
The parties focused on the development of joint educational programs and events between the ILO and the National Center of Trade Unions of Turkmenistan for 2020-2021.
Turkmen delegation plans more bilateral meetings with the executives and representatives of various ILO branches including with the Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia during the visit.
The 337th ILO session focused on issues of institutional nature, policy development, as well as the legal, financial and administrative matters.