Decision on the 13th item on the agenda: Report of the Subcommittee on Multinational Enterprises

Record of decisions | 18 November 2010

The 2010 ILC recurrent discussion on employment

The Governing Body:

(a) decided to establish a tripartite ad hoc working group of the Subcommittee, composed of three representatives each from the Workers’ and Employers’ groups and up to five Government representatives, to meet once prior to the 310th Session of the Governing Body in March 2011 and once prior to the 312th Session of the Governing Body in November 2011 for the purpose of undertaking a review of the follow-up mechanism of the Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy with a view to developing promotional options;

(b) requested the Director-General to modify the Office’s workplan to accommodate the costs of the ad hoc working group within existing resources; and

(c) requested the Director-General to communicate a summary of the working group’s views and recommendations on the promotional options for the follow-up mechanism to the Governing Body, through the MNE Subcommittee.

(Document GB.309/13, paragraph 28.)