ILO is a specialized agency of the United Nations
ILO-en-strap
Site Map | Contact français
> Home > Triblex: case-law database > By thesaurus keyword > post

Judgment No. 891

Decision

1. THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL'S DECISION OF 4 MARCH 1987 IS QUASHED.
2. THE ORGANIZATION SHALL APPLY THE REDUCTION-IN-FORCE PROCEDURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH STAFF RULE 1050.2.
3. THE COMPLAINANT IS AWARDED 3,000 UNITED STATES DOLLARS IN COSTS.

Consideration 7

Extract:

"In the absence of a definition in the Rules the post, though it began as a post of limited duration, became one of indefinite duration when prolonged after the period for which it had been created."

Reference(s)

Organization rules reference: ARTICLE 1050.2 OF WHO STAFF RULES

Keywords

decision quashed; presumption; no provision; contract; post; extension of contract; duration of appointment; fixed-term; successive contracts; permanent appointment; consequence; definition

Summary

Extract:

The complainant's post was abolished. The Tribunal held that, though given a limited-duration contract, the complainant held a post of indefinite duration which entitled him, under the material rules, to application of the reduction-in-force procedure.

Reference(s)

Organization rules reference: ARTICLE 1050.2 OF WHO STAFF RULES

Keywords

procedure before the tribunal; complaint allowed; applicable law; contract; post; fixed-term; permanent appointment; abolition of post; termination of employment; staff reduction; right



 
Last updated: 04.05.2020 ^ top