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Newsletter February, 2021

Costa Rican Employers’ Association presents proposals for the economic recovery

February, 2021
  • The Costa Rican Union of Chambers and Associations of the Private Business Sector (UCCAEP) promotes the economic recovery
  • UCCAEP advocates for the approval of the loan from the IMF, to be accompanied by measures that allow for economic recovery, support for the private sector, job creation and a reduction of informality levels

ILO publication on employers’ organizations’ key contribution to society

February, 2021
  • The International Labour Organisation, Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) recently released a publication on the role played by the employers and business membership organizations (EBMOs) in the Covid-19 pandemic where EBMOs have demonstrated agility, resilience and the ability to innovate.
  • It also focuses on the way ahead and the services EBMOs will have to reinforce and ideas for concrete actions.
Newsletter November, 2020

Ghana: The role of social dialogue in limiting the social and economic impact of Covid-19

November, 2020
  • Two tripartite Committees designed measures to sustain enterprises, employment and economic resilience.
  • Ghana’s Employers’ Association was at the forefront of these negotiations and successfully presented multiple proposals to support business and as a result employees.
Newsletter July, 2020

International Organisations Published Trackers on Economic and Social Measures and Social Partners’ Participation in Times of Covid-19

July, 2020
  • Detailed information is available online on economic sustainability and income support measures.

Venezuela: Social Partners Presented a Bipartite Manifesto for “Productive and Decent Work and Social Justice”

July, 2020
  • Venezuelan social partners presented a landmark declaration.
  • They called for the adoption of urgent measures to restore decent living conditions, decent work, and stimulate the economy.
  • Through virtual meetings, social partners will present concrete actions deriving from the Manifesto.

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