External event

The 8th ASEAN Regional Tripartite Social Dialogue (Philippines)

Date: 
18 October, 2017 to 19 October, 2017

The ASEAN Services Employees Trade Union Council (ASETUC), composed of the Global Union Federations PSI, BWI and UNI, organised the 8th ASEAN Regional Tripartite Social Dialogue Conference, in cooperation with the Philippines’ Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE). Over 200 participants from the ten member-states of the ASEAN attended the two-day meeting that commenced on 18 October at Century Park Hotel in the Philippines capital Manila.

From Populorum Progressio to Laudato Si' (Vatican City)

Date: 
23 November, 2017 to 24 November, 2017

The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development will hold an International Meeting of Trade Union Organisations on the theme "Labor and the workers' movement at the center of a humane, integral, inclusive and sustainable development – why is the world of work still the key to development in the global world?" on 23-24 November at Synod Hall in Vatican City. PSI General Secretary will be a rapporteur at the Panel "The contributions of the encyclical Laudato si' from the workers' movement" on 24 November at 10 am.

AIDM Conference (Brescia)

Date: 
18 November, 2017

Associazione Italiana Donne Medico: “Donne in carriera. Potenzialità ed opportunità di un percorso impegnativo. Realtà nazionale ed internazionale a confronto”

ACTRAV Symposium

Date: 
18 October, 2017

Promoting prosperity for all (Anguilla)

Date: 
26 July, 2017 to 27 July, 2017

PSI is collaborating with the Caribbean Public Services Association (CPSA) in a series of presentations and discussions on the role of the public sector in the economic development of the Caribbean. CPSA’s affiliates – many of whom are also affiliates of the CPSA - are meeting in Anguilla from 26-28 July for their 47th annual conference.

Conversation with authors of the Civil Society Report "Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2017"

Date: 
18 July, 2017

Authors of the recently launched Spotlight Report will present key findings and recommendations to participants for discussion. The 2017 edition focuses on privatization, partnerships, corporate capture and the impact they have on sustainability and inequality.

Accelerating Women’s Economic Empowerment to Achieve the 2030 Agenda

Date: 
17 July, 2017

PSI General Secretary, Rosa Pavanelli, will be speaking on 17 July at the UNSG’s High-Level Panel (HLP) on Women’s Economic Empowerment. The HLP is a side event at the High Level Political Forum (HLPF), currently taking place in New York.

Policy Coherence and Financing for Sustainable Development With Equality

Date: 
13 July, 2017

Side-event during the 2017 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. Jointly organized by Civil Society Financing for Development Group including the Women’s Working Group on Financing for Development, Femnet, Forum for Women and Democracy, Womankind Worldwide.

FP CGIL National Public Service Days (Palermo)

Date: 
8 September, 2017 to 10 September, 2017

The FP-CGIL will be organising the National Public Service Days in Palermo, Italy, from 8-10 September where debates, meetings and events will be held. The three days will be dedicated to valorisation of public services with the aim to strengthen and improve relationships between citizens and workers to safeguard services and the public interests.

CGIL Festival

Date: 
30 July, 2017

PSI General Secretary, Rosa Pavanelli, is taking part in a panel debate called "Welfare e politiche sociali tra Brexit, Europa e scenari globali" at the CGIL Festival on 30 July at 18h30.