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Hand over of the Global Deal
On 9 November 2018, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven met Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), to formally hand over the Global Deal initiative.
Global Deal at the Paris Peace Forum
The Global Deal is one out of 120 projects that will be showcased during the Paris Peace Forum 11-13 November under the theme Inclusive Economy. The Paris Peace Forum is a new annual meeting for global governance actors based on the idea that international cooperation is key to tackling global challenges and ensuring endurable peace.
All parties represented at two Global Deal events in Dhaka, Bangladesh
The Swedish and Danish Embassies in Bangladesh together with the ILO hosted a roundtable discussion about the Global Deal social dialogue and industrial relations project (SDIR) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 25 September.
About Global Deal
Global Deal is a multi-stakeholder partnership with the objective of jointly addressing chal-lenges in the global labour market so as to enable all people to benefit from globalisation. The fundamental idea at the heart of the Global Deal is to highlight the potential of sound industrial relations and enhanced social dialogue as a means to foster decent work, quality jobs and increased productivity and, by extension, greater equality and inclusive growth.
Voices about the global deal
Several leaders have recorded special messages about the Global Deal partnership. In the following video clips you will hear about the vision of the Global Deal and why a more ambitious approach to decent work and increased productivity is needed in the increasingly globalised labour market.See all videos