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1st Meeting of the BRICS Employment Working Group

  • 10–11 April, 2024
  • Event type: Meetings of working groups/mechanisms
  • Where: Online

The BRICS Employment Working Group held its first meeting in Moscow on 10–11 April.

The main themes of Russia’s BRICS Chairship in 2024 in terms of social and labour issues are: ‘Development of a Vocational Guidance and Continuous Professional Education System for the Entire Population’, ‘The Role of Platform Employment in the Labour Market and Problems Regulating the Labour of Platform Workers’, ‘Ensuring the Safe Labour and Social Protection of Employees’, and ‘Development of Social Support for BRICS Citizens. Modern Social Policy Tools’.

Representatives of the International Labour Organization and the International Social Security Association told the BRICS representatives about their experience on these issues, and also reported on the actions needed to further develop the social and labour sector in BRICS countries. The meeting participants from BRICS countries reported on the measures that are being taken in these areas.

The Roscongress Foundation manages the events of Russia’s BRICS chairship.