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26 February, 2015

Meeting in the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia

Meeting  in  the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia

     On February 25  in  the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia  a meeting was held of representatives of the  U.S. Department of Labour  and the US Embassy in Armenia with the chairman of the CTUA E.Tumasyan. The meeting was attended by CTUA  Deputy Chairmen    B.Kharatyan and  H.Arakelyan, the staff of the CTUA.    A representative of the U.S. Department of Labour  Karrie  Peterson while presenting the program  noted that in some countries  research  is being conducted  to...

06 November, 2014

INFORMATION

INFORMATION

On 6  November   the  chairman of the  Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia chairman Eduard Tumasyan  met with the head of the  expert group  EU Program on budget support Yannis  Sofianopoulos, experts Sergei Balasyanyan and Karen Martirosyan. Issues of introduction of some elements of dual education into the vocational education system, engaging employers in this system, as well as opportunities for cooperation were discussed with the leaders of the CTUA which is a member of the National Council of the  secondary vocational education Summarizing...

05 November, 2014

FINANCIAL ORGANIZATIONS AND TRADE UNIONS

FINANCIAL ORGANIZATIONS AND TRADE UNIONS

The PERC, in cooperation with the FGTB, organized a workshop “International Financial Institutions: labour standards in performance standards and opportunities for unions: focus on European Investment Bank” on 4 and 5 November in Brussels. The workshop aimed at raising awareness of trade union leaders and specialists about environment and social standards of the European Investment Bank and its respective complaint mechanisms, studying experiences of the application of the complaint mechanisms. Professor Bruno Serghi from the Messina University introduced the role and place of...

27 September, 2014

Training Seminar for the Members of the Women Network of the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia

The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) held on September 23-25, 2014 in Aghveran a workshop on Social protection conventions and collective agreements for the members of the Women Network of the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia. The seminar was attended by Olga Nicolae, Policy Adviser of ITIC/PERC, Brussels, Ludmila Uskova, Technical Programmes Assistant of ILO Moscow Office, Boris Kharatyan, deputy chairman of the CTUA, the chairmen of the Republican branch unions, staffers of the CTUA, the chairmen of trade union organizations. The...

19 September, 2014

The focus of the trade unions - issues of informal economy

The focus of the trade unions - issues  of   informal economy

On September 17-19, 2014  in Yerevan  at  the  "Congress" hotel the  International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) held a joint subregional seminar on the theme "The Informal Economy:  Trade unions’ Actions Policy", which was attended by the representatives of the trade union centres of the CIS countries. Chairman of the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia E.Tumasyan in his welcome address  stressed the importance of such seminars and said that  such problem also exists in...

11 July, 2014

I N F O R M A T I O N

On  June 27 at a meeting of the Executive committee of the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia  the position of the CTUA with respect to the RA Law "Funded Pensions" was discussed and it was decided to send a letter to the National Assembly and the Government of the Republic of Armenia. On July 10  the CTUA  appealed with a letter  to the chairman of the National Assembly and the Prime Minister of the RA.  It  was mentioned   that the  existing  social - economic situation does not provide a decent life for a large part of...

11 July, 2014

I N F O R M A T I O N

I  N F O R M A T I O N

About a thousand workers of CJSC "Nairit Plant" on 10 July  participated in the march to the government building and the ministry of Energy and Natural Resources of RA  in order  to hand in   Prime  Minister of RA H.Abramyan and minister E.Zakharyan a letter with demand to  pay  salary debts   and  to clarify  the further  fate of "Nairit" plant. The procession was held under the slogans  "We demand to pay salary debts",  "We demand the restoration of activities of the plant",  "Nairit ...