13 Oct 2017
Conferences / Workshops, External Events, 13:15 - 14:45, Palais des Nations, Room XIII, UN, Geneva
Labour Mobility and Skills Recognition: Insights from ASEAN and ECOWAS
Side event to the 6th Thematic Session on “Irregular migration and regular pathways, including decent work, labour mobility, recognition of skills and qualifications and other relevant measures” that will take place within the framework of the consultations for the Global Compact on Migration. Professor Elisa Fornalé of the WTI will give the introduction.
The aim of the side event is to introduce and discuss the role of regional frameworks to improve the skills and recognition of the qualifications of migrant workers. The focus will be on the emerging approach to mutual recognition arrangements on professional services (MRAs) and their interaction with trade and migration policies.