ILO's 349th Session in Geneva focuses on global labor challenges
Geneva, October 30, 2023, The 349th Session of the International Labor Organization's (ILO) Governing Body commenced in Geneva, addressing significant global labor issues. Dr. Abdullah Abuthnain, Vice Minister of Human Resources and Social Development for Labor, is leading the Saudi delegation. Abdulmohsen Majed bin Khothaila, the Permanent Representative of Saudi Arabia to the United Nations Office at Geneva, was present at the opening session.
The agenda for this session encompasses discussions on the Global Strategy for Occupational Safety and Health and updates on the Global Coalition for Social Justice and Just Transition. Saudi Arabia's participation underscores its dedication to actively contributing to the ILO's activities and its ongoing efforts to strengthen international and bilateral relationships.
The Kingdom's involvement aims to bolster its pivotal role in the international community, particularly in matters related to these key areas of focus.