Cetegory: News

04 Jul

I would like to greet you, participants of this unusual meeting. I would like to thank Guy Ryder, General Director of the International Labour…

04 Jul

This is the celebration day not just for American people, but also for all nations who strive for Democracy and Independence. We are pleased to…

29 Jun

On  June  26,  in  Kutaisi  was held Kutaisi Trade Union School closing event, within the project of the Austrian Development Agency, the Friedrich Ebert…

19 Jun

Negotiations were held  between the trade unions and the administration of  the agrarian market. Against the background of the meeting, verbal  and  written demands, …

15 Jun

Employees need this  notice  to receive compensation from the state because of the pandemic, but despite attempts of  negotiation  and sending  letter,  the employer …

11 Jun

The company “Agar Sugar” has resumed work at full capacity. More than 500 people are employed in the manufacture. Most of the employees are…

07 Feb

Fifty-six former employees of a nitrogen factory in Rustavi, a city 20 km south of the Georgian capital Tbilisi, have won back their jobs after…

09 Dec

Trade Union of Georgia held presentation of research prepared on enforcement of labor rights in the fields of textile and trade. The research was…

09 Dec

Trade Union Youth Movement, with the support of Trade Union and Fund of Friedrich Ebert conducted large-scale survey for the purpose of studying working…

21 Nov

The Council calls on the EU Member States to pursue a human-centred approach to the future of work. BRUSSELS (ILO News) – The Council of the…

21 Nov

The UNGA resolution provides an opportunity for the UN system to promote a human-centred approach to the future of work. NEW YORK (ILO News) –…

22 Oct

The decision was made at the meeting of the General Council of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) in Brussels. Among candidate cities, there…

22 Oct

As a result of legal assistance provided to 4 persons employed in “Georgian Water and Power” (who were dismissed by the administration on the grounds…

17 Oct

Minimum wage – international experience and Georgian practice – an international conference was held with the organisation of Friedrich Ebert Foundation and with the…

14 Oct

Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine are active participants of the EU’s Eastern Partnership programme and have Association Agreements with the EU.

30 Sep

Yesterday afternoon a meeting was held between administration and employees.  The meeting was attended by: Director General of Saknakhshiri LTD (GIG Group), majoritarian deputy…

27 Sep

Georgian Trade Unions Confederation calls on the Prime Minister of Georgia to set up the meeting of the Tripartite Social Partnership Commission urgently to discuss…

27 Sep

”Promoting labour rights and social dialogue through efficient implementation of Association Agenda in three countries of Eastern Partnership: Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine” – A…

25 Sep

About 15 miners went down to Mindeli mine and the same number of miners went down…

05 Jul

The Georgian Trade Unions Confederation (GTUC) would like to invite you to apply for the position of the external evaluator of the project “Towards…

25 Feb

Georgia’s newly adopted law on labour safety is lacking statutes on workers’ rights due a narrow definition of safety — working hours, overtime payment, and required…

08 Jan

After restoration of the independence the most part of the population of Georgia has lived in the extreme poverty.  According to the official statistics for…

01 May

Georgian trade unions celebrated May Day with a rally in Tbilisi focused on dangerous work conditions, calling on the government to “make work safe”…

13 Feb

Georgia recently ratified the ILO Convention on Tripartite Consultation N°144. In this interview, Irakli Petriashvili, President of the Georgian Trade Union Confederation…