Head of the Ministry of Labour and Social Development Discusses Labour Issues with the ILO Representatives

Ulukbek Kochkorov, Minister of Labour and Social Development, had a meeting with Leo Sibbel, representative of the Decent Work Technical Support Team and ILO Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

News | 31 October 2018
At the meeting, the parties discussed further bilateral cooperation in the area of labour, industrial relations and OSH.

In addition, the ILO’s conclusions and recommendations on the labour law in Kyrgyzstan were presented.

It was also noted that as the ILO will celebrate its centenary in 2019, the Ministry was going to hold a number of joint events as part of the ILO Global Initiative on the Future of Work.

Following the meeting, the head of the Ministry gave assurances that he will take every effort to improve the labour law including to develop social partnership in the system of industrial relations.

“We should contribute to improving the living standards of the people, promote employment and decent working conditions”, he said.