Trade Unions call for Social Protection for All on May Day in Myanmar
For May Day celebration this year, the Confederation of Trade Unions of Myanmar convened the Union Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Security, the ILO, IndustriAll, the Solidarity Center, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and the International Trade Union Confederation for a one day celebration on the topic "Social protection for all in Myanmar". The President of CTUM underlined the role of trade unions in the assessment-based national dialogue process and called for the extension of social protection to all. Christopher Land-Kazlauskas (ILO Yangon) highlighted the relevance of the social protection floor concept in the country.
For more information on social protection in Myanmar: myanmar.social-protection.org