B7 Employment Task Force


Paris, France


Matthias Thorns

Deputy Secretary-General
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Aim of the meeting

The B7 Employment Task Force (ETF) develops the G7 Labour Ministerial Declaration. The second meeting of the B7 ETF will focus on improving social justice through a greater integration of international labour standards into the multilateral system, universal access to social protection, empowering individuals in a changing world of work, and promoting occupational equality between women and men.

IOE Role in the meeting

IOE Deputy Secretary-General Matthias Thorns will be part of the B7 delegation and intervene on behalf of employers.