108 plenary session of the International Labor Conference
Mr. Bassem Abdul-Zaman Al-Rubaie, Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, chaired the delegation of the Republic of Iraq During the 108th plenary session of the International Labor Conference held in the United Nations Palace in Geneva on Thursday, 17.6.2019. with the Membership of H.E. Dr. Hussain Mahmood Al-khateeb The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq in Geneva and a delegation from of the Ministry of Labor.
Minister Al-Rubaie delivered a speech expressing the International role of the Organization and called for its support to the Government of the republic of Iraq to improve the conditions of working and workers, in accordance with ILO standards, especially in light of the challenges that Iraq is facing after emerging from its battle against ISIS. The minister also called on the international community to provide the necessary support to Iraq in its programs and projects to return displaced citizens, stressing the fact that this is an international responsibility in recognition of the sacrifices of Iraq to promote world peace and security by fighting and defeating terrorism.
The Permanent Representative was accompanied by DPR DR. Abbas Al-Fatlawi.