Youth, Women & Gender Equality, Russia, Romania, Azerbaijan
Pension reform, low wages, concerns of young workers and more addressed in the Russia-Central Asia Constituency meeting
The unions of the constituency met in a situation of much turmoil in Russia. Protests have taken place across the country against proposed reforms of the pension system.
(25 October 2016) The new Women’s Committee of the Pan European Regional Council (PERC) adopted an extensive workprogramme. Priorities are:To Promote equal treatment; fight to eliminate gender pay gap and pensions gap; increase union activity for pay equity at national, regional and international