Closing conference of the first course on "International and European Labour Law”i
International (ILO) and European (EU) labour standards are important reference points for drawing up national legislation. However, their impact is not limited to labour legislation. They also contribute to consolidating national jurisprudence and judicial practice.
The closing conference of the first course on ‘International and European Labour Law’, organized by the ITC-ILO, the ILO and the UAE (Unione degli Avvocati Europei) and funded by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will focus on the above issues. It will be held on Monday, 9 May 2011, in Rome.
After an opening statement by Claudio Spinedi, Vice Director-General for Globalization and Global Issues at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the following people will speak: Antonio Tizzano, a judge at the European Court of Justice; Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, Director of the International Labour Standards Department of the ILO; and Francesco Samperi, President of the European Lawyers’ Union.