Launch event: India Decent Work Country Programme (2018-2022)

Presentation of the “India Decent Work Country Programme (2018-2022)”. This report highlights the priorities and outcomes that showcase the strategic results framework of the ILO, adapted to national situations and priorities.


Welcome and introduction by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India 

Introduction to the DWCP (2018-22) by Mr Satoshi Sasaki, Deputy Director, ILO DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India
Launch of DWCP (2018 - 22)

Statements by Tripartite Partners:

On behalf of Government of India
  • Mr Manish Gupta, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India
On behalf of workers’ organizations 
  • Mr Virjesh Upadhyay, General Secretary, Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), and
  • Ms Amarjeet Kaur, General Secretary, All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC)
On behalf of employers’ organizations
  • Dr U.D.Choubey, Chairman, Council of Indian Employers, and Director-General, Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE)
Special Address by Ms. Tomoko Nishimoto, Assistant Director-General and Regional Director, ILO Office for Asia and the Pacific

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks
by Mr. Heeralal Samariya, Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India