International labour standards

GSP+ Beneficiary Countries to Effectively Implement International Labour Standards and Comply with Reporting Obligations: Fact sheet

The EU GSP+ project contributes to country level outcome where “tripartite constituents and social partners have improved capacity to support enabling laws/policies and better apply social dialogue, tripartism and basic rights on FOA and CB in the Philippines.

The project aims to achieve the following objectives: (a) improved capacity of the local government units (LGUs) and police to respect human rights, civil liberties and workers’ rights, during labour actions (strikes, lockout), based on 2011 and 2012 Guidelines; and (b) workers representatives are better equipped to participate and contribute in the investigation and monitoring of trade union rights violations and to effectively use the 2011 and 2012 Guidelines in ending impunity.