BRICS Trade Union Forum delegates attend the Labour Ministerial Meeting
Today, the delegates of the 8th BRICS Trade Union Forum are taking part in the opening of the annual labour and employment ministers’ meeting held in the National Confederation of Municipalities in the centre of the country’s capital. This year’s meeting of labour ministers is dedicated to the inclusive future of the world of work, trade liberalization and its impact on the BRICS labour market, management of the labour market data and promoting better working conditions for a sustainable social security system.
The First secretary of “Força Sindical” Sergio Luiz Leite addressed the opening session of the ministerial meeting on behalf of the BRICS Trade Union Forum. Then he and the delegates from other BRICS countries presented the text of the Trade Union Forum Declaration to government representatives of the BRICS member states.
BRICS trade union delegates intend to take active part in consultations with social partners traditionally taking place during ministerial meetings.
Trade unions delegates consultation. 3rd Annual Meeting of BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers in Chongqing
Delegates of national trade union centres from all BRICS countries were given an opportunity to express their views on the issues on LEMM agenda and to engage in open exchange with the ministers and employer representatives.
Representatives of national trade union centres from Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa discussed topical issues of cooperation within BRICS during the international trade union workshop held on November 14-15, 2016 in Johannesburg (South Africa).
Trade unions delegates consultation on the fields of BRICS labor and employment ministers' Meeting. New Delhi, September 2016.
On September 26-27, 2016 the 2nd BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting took place in New Delhi with a meeting of BRICS trade union representatives held on its sidelines.