SIGNING OF THE BOTSWANA DECENT WORK COUNTRY PROGRAMME (BDWCP) 2020 – 2024
The Ministry of Employment, Labour Productivity and Skills Development, International Labour Organization (ILO), Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU), Business Botswana (BB) and Botswana Federation of Public Sectors Union (BOFEPUSU) signed the BDWCP today (18/02/2020) at Botswana National Productivity Centre (BNPC).
The process of developing BDWCP 2020 – 2024 commenced in September 2017, and has recently been finalized. The objective of this programme is to promote workers rights, productive and decent employment opportunities, enhances social protection and strengthens social dialogue in Botswana. A tripartite committee made of representatives from Government, Employers and Workers has been spearheading the development of BDWCP 2020/2024.
The signing of this programme, will pave way for implementation of the BDWCP.
the President of BFTU represented the Federation during the signing ceremony together wuith Comrade Mpho Keatshabe and other BFTU members.
source: Bots Government