7th meeting of the EU-Korea Civil Society Forum under the EU-Korea Free Trade Agreement and Workshop

Civil society representatives celebrate the 10th anniversary of the EU-Korea Free Trade Agreement with a debate on labour issues.

This year celebrates the 10th anniversary of the implementation of the EU-Korea Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and the 7th  EU-Korea Civil Society Forum (CSF) took place on 12 April. It was as an online event gathering civil society organisations represented in the Domestic Advisory Groups of both sides to discuss labour issues, including working hours, social dialogue and the state of play of the implementation of international standards and conventions (ILO). The joint conclusions of the CSF can be found here. The CSF was be completed on 13 April with a workshop on the topic of "Circular economy and the recycling of batteries".