Opportunities of expanding collaboration with the International Labour Organization considered

On February 20, 2020, a meeting was held in the MFA of Turkmenistan between the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and Senior Specialist of the International Labour Organization Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia Lejo Sibbel.

In the beginning of the meeting, the parties stated the high level of cooperation between Turkmenistan and the International Labour Organization during many years. It was noted that being a participant of a number of fundamental conventions of the ILO, Turkmenistan comprehensively works on the provision of decent labour, adhering to the norms of gender equality, labour protection.

The parties specifically noted that in current period of globalization and economic integration, the issues pertaining to the regulation of labour relations on the regional, as well as on the worldwide level are becoming more relevant.