Peshawar: A farewell function in honour of Country Director ILO ( international Labour Organization ) Mr. Francesco d’ Ovidio was held here on Monday at a local hotel.
Director Labour Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Irfanullah, Chairman Skilled Development Council Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Haji Mohammad Javed and Provincial President Pakistan Workers Federation Mohammad Azam Khan besides workers representatives and Employees Association attended the ceremony.
The Country Director ILO held session with the Government, representatives of workers and employees associations on the occasion. Director Labour Irfanullah appreciated the work done and initiatives taken by outgoing Country Director in KPK.
He said discrimination in Labour laws was being discouraged while provisions had been incorporated in new laws to ensure the rights of labourers.
He said a complaint redressal mechanism had been evolved to ensure redressal of workers complaints. Country Director ILO Mr. Francesco d’ Ovidio thanked the participants and hoped that ILO would continue its efforts for the development of various sectors in KPK.