EFP President invited by ITC-ILO

KARACHI: Majyd Aziz, President Employers Federation of Pakistan, has been invited by International Training Center of ILO based in Turin, Italy to participate in the programme titled “ enhancing employers’ involvement in social protection policy debates” ; from October 02 to 05.

It has been co-organized by the Employers’ Activities Programme of ITC-ILO, the ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities and ILO Social Protection Department, says press release here on Friday.

The objective of the above programme is to provide training that enables representatives from employers’ Organizations to understand and master the Social Protection Floor concept and its implications.

Besides, it would equip them with knowledge and tools to become more active and have more constructive impact in national discussions on social protection schemes and their extension.

Pakistan is one of the 22 countries designated by ILO Secretary General Guy Ryder under ILO’s Social Protection concept and EFP was the first Employer Organization that prepared a comprehensive feasibility proposal, a fact acknowledged by the ILO Secretary General in his report.

Zaki Ahmed Khan will officiate as Acting President during the absence of EFP President.