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High Council of Justice of Georgia

High Council of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Georgian Bar Association

Georgian Bar Association

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

National Center for Commercial Law

National Center for Commercial Law

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution

Arbitration Initiative Georgia

Arbitration Initiative Georgia

GTUC Discusses Labor Rights with Women Residing in Kutaisi

22 March 2019 GTUC Discusses Labor Rights with Women Residing in Kutaisi

On March 13, Georgian Trade Unions’ Confederation (GTUC), under the USAID/PROLoG-funded project “Strategic litigation and awareness raising campaign for women to ensure access to justice in labor relations,” organized a field visit in Kutaisi with women working in factories. Participants were employed in Georgian Manganese, Tkibuli sawing factory, Georgian Carbon LTD, Tkibuli pharmacy workers, and others.

GTUC representatives discussed different labor issues, including provisions of the Labor Code, and challenges with its implementation, working time, labor contracts, maternity leave, suspension and termination of labor contract, prohibition of discrimination. Participants were actively involved in the discussion: they talked about their personal experience and the challenges they face at their workplace, and asked questions related to different labor rights. They also emphasized the importance of raising awareness of the local community on these issues.    

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