The FKTU is visited by Representatives of Chilean Trade Union Movement. ˝Buliding up the world where decent livelihood of working people is guarantted though the solidarity and cooperation of trade un
The FKTU is visited by Representatives of Chilean Trade Union Movement.
˝Buliding up the world where decent livelihood of working people is guarantted though the solidarity and cooperation of trade union movement between Korean and Chile˝
The FKTU had a meeting with Mr. Miguel Angel Gonzalez. Secretary General of Federation of Specialized Industrial Construction Workers and Mr. Juan Carlos Mora. the trade union president of CAP Huachipato who were accompanied by Mr. Ricardo Leon. the Consul of Embassy of Chile to ROK on 26th March.
LEE Jungsik. the deputy secretary general of the FKTU. welcomed the delegation and said. ˝I would like further development of relationship between Korea and Chile which endorsed the government of ROK in 1945 or the first time among South American countries.˝ Then he continued to say. ˝It has been claimed that Korea is the country having achieved outstandingly rapid industrialization and democratization. However its process has resulted in merit and demerit so this visit is hoped to be an opportunity to learn good things and to be cautious about undesirable results˝`
Mr. Miguel Angel Gonzalez. on behalf of the delegation. expressed appreciation for the meeting and replied. ˝Chile has made Free Trade Agreements with many countries including Korea in 2003(in effect since 2004). However during making those agreements. workers` rights. industrial relation and many labour issues were overlooked. So this would be the good chance to learn experiences of Korea˝.
After watching the moving clip about organization. activities. etc of the FKTU. they asked questions about working hour reduction. industrial accident. retirement as well as social security insurance.
They visited to Korea as members of the Chilean delegation on the occasion of Seoul Nuclear Security Summit.