Social Justice, Economy and Labor

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All three South Caucasus countries grapple with difficult social and economic circumstances, with high unemployment and poverty always being pressing concerns. After the 1990s witnessed the collapse of economic and social security structures, a wave of liberalization and deregulation followed which continue to be debated about today. The FES promotes through its work a more sustainable approach to policy that aims to create a more inclusive economic and social system. Free and modern trade unions, which are advocates of labor rights and sound labour relations, are a crucial part of this.

Latest Events

Conference: The Future of Labour Inspection in Georgia

On May 25, 2017, the Public Defender of Georgia, together with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) and the Human Rights Education and Monitoring...

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Anette Kramme fuels public dialogue about minimum wage in Georgia

What is hard work worth? This question was raised by Anette Kramme, Parliamentary State Secretary in the German Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs,...

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Massive Open Online Course on “Workers’ Rights in a Global Economy”

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new Russian speaking online-course on “Workers’ rights in a Global Economy.”...

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Latest Publications

Independence generation : Perceptions of family and marriage

The Armenian family is one of the most important social constructs and institutions in Armenian society. It has been and continues to be patriarchal...

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Independence Generation: Attitudes Toward Democracy and Government

The "classic" Western left-right ideological spectrum makes little sense to Armenians. When asked about specific issues related to economics and the...

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“Independence Generation: Education, Social Aspirations and Implications for Development"

What are the concerns, aspirations, values and lifestyles of Armenia’s youth?

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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung South Caucasus Office / Georgia Office

N. Ramishvili str. 4
0179, Tbilisi
Georgia

+995 32 225 07 28

+995 32 222 67 26

stiftung(at)fesgeo.ge

 

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Armenia Office

Moskovyan str. 31, 76/1
0002, Yerevan
Armenia

+374 10 53 69 13

+374 10 53 26 97

info(at)fes.am

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