Conference program

General program

December 14, 2018

09:00

Registration of participants

09:00-10:00

10:00

Opening of the International Conference

10:00-11:00

«BallRoom» hall

11:00

Coffee break

11:00-11:20

11:20

First plenary session «Decent work, employment and fundamental ILO principles in the context of future of work»

11:20-12:20

«BallRoom» hall

12:20

General photography of participants and interviews for the media

12:20-12:30

12:30

Lunch at the restaurant, hotel «Hyatt Regency Tashkent»

12:30-13:45

14:00

Panel discussions

14:00-17:15

Section I «Decent work and employment of the population»

Moderator: Islom Jasimov First Deputy Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«BallRoom» hall


Section II. «Ensuring safety and regulating labour migration»

Moderator: Erkin Mukhitdinov First Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«Tashkent» hall


Section III. «Issues of social protection of the population»

Moderator: Bakhtier Makhmadaliev Deputy Chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions

«Samarkand» hall

17:15

Coffee break

17:15-17:30

17:30

Second plenary session «Conclusion of the international conference»

17:30-18:30

«BallRoom» hall

18:45

Departure for reception

18:45

19:00

Reception on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan

19:00-21:30

«International Hotel Tashkent»

Conference opening

December 14, 2018

09:00

Registration of participants

09:00-10:00

10:00

Opening of the international conference
«BallRoom» hall

10:00-10:50

Welcome and opening remarks

  • Mr. Jamshid Kuchkarov – Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan

  • Mr Guy Ryder – Director General of the ILO

  • Mr. Sherzod Kudbiev – Minister of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

  • Mr. Kudratilla Rafikov – Chairman of the Council of the Federation of Trade Unions of Uzbekistan

  • Mr. Adham Ikramov – Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan

10:50

Opening Ceremony of the conference - the construction of a symbolic puzzle dedicated to the celebration of the ILO Centenary

10:50-11:00

11:00

Coffee break

11:00-11:20

11:20

First plenary session «Decent work, employment and fundamental ilo principles in the context of future of work»
Hall «BallRoom»

11:20-12:20

  • Ms. Tanzila Narbaeva – Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan

  • Mr. Heinz Koller - Assistant Director-General, Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia, ILO

  • Mr. Faizullah Zaki – Minister of Labour, Social Welfare and Disabled Persons of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

  • Ms. Svetlana Artykova – Deputy Chairperson of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan


Moderator: Sherzod Kudbiev – Minister of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

12:20

General photography of participants and interviews for the media

12:20-12:30

12:30

Lunch at the restaurant, hotel «Hyatt Regency Tashkent»

12:30-13:45

Program of the panel discussion in Section I

December 14, 2018

14:00
17:15

«Decent work and employment of the population»

14:00-17:15

Moderator: Islom Jasimov - First Deputy Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«Ballroom» hall

«Implementation of measures to increase employment in the Republic of Kyrgyzstan»

Mr. Ulukbek Kochkorov - Minister of Labour and Social Development of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan

«Full and productive employment and decent work, as a clearly development goal»

Ms. Lubov Eltsova - Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation

«Sustainable development of decent work towards SDGs»

Mr. Matin Karimli - Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Azerbaijan

«Promotion of youth employment in light of ILO Future of Work Initiative»

Mr. Mikhail Pouchkin – Senior Employment Specialist, ILO-Moscow

«The law on private employment agencies and its impact on the population employment»

Ms. Mavludahon Khadzhayeva – Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Labour and Social Affairs of the Legislative Chamber of Oliy Majlis

«Monitoring of compliance with justice and workers’ interests»

Mr. Ulugbek Mukhammadiyev – Commissioner for Human Rights of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Ombudsman)

«The role and importance of employers’ organizations in providing a functioning social dialogue and decent work»

Mr. Vladimir Curovic - Senior Specialist in Employers’ Activities, ILO-Moscow

«Decent work strategy for the youth of Uzbekistan»

Mr. Kalandar Abdurakhmanov – Rector of the Tashkent branch of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan

The program of the panel discussion in Section II

December 14, 2018

14:00
17:15

«Ensuring safety and regulating labour migration»

14:00-17:15

Moderator: Erkin Mukhitdinov - First Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«Tashkent» hall

«Legal protection of migrants and of their families through the establishment of counselling centres»

Mr. Hans-Ullrich Ihm – Deputy Head of Mission, Senior Adviser on OSCE Projects in Uzbekistan

«Issues of protection of the rights of migrant workers in the Russian Federation»

Mr. Mikhail Ivankov – Deputy Head of the Federal Service for Labour and Employment of the Russian Federation

«The activities of the internal affairs institutes to ensure the safety of migrant workers»

Mr. Rustam Ergashev – Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«The status and prospects of IOM cooperation with Uzbekistan in the field of migration»

Mr. Sanjarbek Toshbaev - Country Manager of the International Organization for Migration for Central Asia

«Organized employment of citizens as a tool for regulating labor migration»

Ms. Yulia Slutskaya – President of the International Association for the Legal Assistance to Labor Migrants

«Issues of regulation of labour migration in conditions of high population growth»

Mr. Moyonsho Makhmadbekzoda - First Deputy Head of the Migration Service of the Ministry of Labor, Migration and Employment of the Republic of Tajikistan

«Problems of labour migration and their solution by adopting modern regulatory legal acts»

Ms. Dilafruz Ikramova – Head of External Labour Migration and of Reintegration Programs for Returning Migrant Workers

The program of the panel discussion in Section III

December 14, 2018

14:00
17:15

«Issues of social protection of the population»

14:00-17:15

Moderator: Bakhtier Makhmadaliev – Deputy Chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions

«Samarkand» hall

«Forms and methods of social support in an innovative economy»

Mr. Bakhodir Umurzakov – Deputy Minister of Employment and Labor Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«How technology affects labor»

Mr. Rana Hassan – Director of the Department of Economics and Development Indicators, Division of Economic Research and ADB Regional Cooperation

«The system of public administration and the institute of social protection»

Mr. Dilshod Sultanov – Deputy Minister of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«Social Protection: towards a universal system of social protection and sustainable development»

Ms. Jasmina Papa – Social Protection Specialist, ILO-Moscow

«Issues of social protection of workers»

Mr. Gocha Alexandria – Specialist in Workers' Activities, ILO-Moscow

«Assessment of the social protection system in Uzbekistan»

Mr. Sasha Graumann – Head of UNICEF in Uzbekistan

«Principles of social justice in the pension system of the population»

Mr. Shukhratjon Davronov - Deputy Executive Director of the Off-budget Pension Fund under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan

«ITUC initiatives in field of social security and decent wages»

Ms. Anna Salnikova - Coordinator of the programs and campaigns of the ITUC-PERC

Conference closing

December 14, 2018

17:15

Coffee break

17:15-17:30

17:30

Second plenary session «Conclusion of the international conference»
«BallRoom» hall

17:30-18:30

  • Mr. Erkin Mukhitdinov - First Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

  • Mr. Islom Jasimov - First Deputy Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan

  • Mr. Bakhtier Makhmadaliev – Vice-Chairman of the Federation of Trade Unions

  • Mr. Mikhail Pouchkin – Senior Employment Specialist, ILO-Moscow


Moderator: Tanzila Narbaeva – Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan

18:45

Departure for reception

18:45-19:00

19:00

Reception on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan

19:00-21:30

«International Hotel Tashkent»