International Conference on Organising Hard-To-Organise Groups

hard to org konfThe “International Conference on Organising Hard-To-Organise Groups”, was held on 8 May 2018 hosted by the Ministry of Labour and Social Security and the International Labour Organization’s Office for Turkey.

Organised under the project “Improving Social Dialogue in Working Life” implemented by the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Office for Turkey with the Ministry of Labour and Social Security as the beneficiary, the “International Conference on Organising Hard-To-Organise Groups” discussed the problems of and possible solutions to organising the hard-to-organise workers, ranging from Turkish and foreign home workers to waste paper collectors, from street vendors to doormen who could not make their voices heard.

The Conference was attended by the representatives of organisations which fielded best practices in various parts of the world ranging from India to European Union countries, and Turkish practices were discussed in detail.