International Seminar on the Status of Full-time Trade Union Officials and Global Standards

○ Time & Date: 14:00-17:00, Monday, 9 Nov 2009
○ Venue: Metro Hall (1st floor), CCMM Building, Yoido, Seoul
○ Co-organizers: KCTU, FKTU

Opening Speeches
- JANG Seok-chun (President, FKTU)
- LIM Sung-kyu (President, KCTU)

Presentations: Positions of Korean Trade Unions on Wages of Full-time Union Officials

- KIM Tae-hyun (Executive Director, Policy Dept., KCTU)
- KIM Jong-gak (Executive Director, Policy Bureau, FKTU)

Session 1/ Principles on Freedom of Association and the Question of Payment of Full-Time Trade Union Officials in the Republic of Korea
- Tim De Meyer (Specialist on International Labour Standards and Labour Law, ILO SRO-Bangkok)

Session 2/ Global Standards on Wages of Full-time Union Officials and Fundamental Workers' Rights
- Stephen Benedict (Director, Human and Trade Union Rights Department, ITUC)

Session3/ Legislation and Practices in Major Advanced Countries: with a Focus on OECD Countries
- Roland Schneider (Senior Policy Advisor, TUAC to OECD)

Session4/ Reasonable Ways of Resolving the Issue in light of Global Standards
- KIM Seon-soo (Lawyer)

Seesion5/ Current Positions of Korean Ministry of Labor
- KIM Kyung-seon(Ministry of Labor, Korea)




Total 99
No. Subject Name Regdate Hits
99 Three Years of President Kim Dae Jung: the impact of neoliberal Nobel Peace Laureate [17] KCTU 2003.06.24 185393
98 What is the National Education Information System and its problems? [12] KCTU 2003.06.25 187022
97 The KCTU Movement's 5 year Plan [21] KCTU 2003.08.14 184589
96 Report on Women Workers in Korea [18] KCTU 2003.10.07 182519
95 Flexibilization of Labor and the Future of the Trade Union Movement [13] KCTU 2003.10.09 181515
94 Statement on the government's "Roadmap for Industrial Relations Reform" [12] KCTU 2003.10.18 185155
93 [ARTUSC] Struggles of KCTU against Neoliberal Restructuring after Economic Crisis, and Perspectives [13] KCTU 2003.11.12 173763
92 [ARTUSC] Final Statement and Action Plan of the Asian Regional Trade Union Solidarity Conference [12] KCTU 2003.11.12 189180
91 [ARTUSC] Opening Address : For the Unity and Solidarity of Asian Worekrs [12] KCTU 2003.11.12 173585
90 [ARTUSC] Challenges of the Southeast Asian Trade Unions against the Regionalisation of Capital [11] KCTU 2003.11.12 169777
89 [ARTUSC]Trade Unions and Solidarity with People/Social movement Sectors update [14] KCTU 2003.11.12 171998
88 [ARTUSC]The Role of Asian Trade Unions in Developing a Democratic and Progressive International Trad [11] KCTU 2003.11.12 184370
87 [ARTUSC] Asian Labour Movement and its perspective:Obstacles to Unity and how to overcome [13] KCTU 2003.11.13 169998
86 [ARTUSC] Pax Americana under US military domination and the tasks before the Peace Movement in Asia [13] KCTU 2003.11.13 169540
85 [ARTUSC] Japanese Militarization Trends and the Korean Peninsula Crisis, Trade Unions Response [13] KCTU 2003.11.13 169670
84 [ARTUSC] Anti-War Struggle and the Trade Union Movement [12] KCTU 2003.11.13 169360
83 [ARTUSC] The All Japan Dockworkers Union Anti-War and Anti-Deregulations Movements [13] KCTU 2003.11.13 177189
82 [ARTUSC] The Reality of Women Migrant Workers in South Korea and Recommendations to Improve.. [13] KCTU 2003.11.13 176208
81 [ARTUSC] The HKCTUs Strategy in Response to the Neoliberal Globalisation [26] KCTU 2003.11.13 207182
80 [ARTUSC] The Case of TNCs in Korea [16] KCTU 2003.11.13 210563
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