Call to action for decent work "The EU contribution to decent work throughout the world": with the participation of Margot Wallström
End production: 07/10/2008 First transmission: 07/10/2008
Margot Wallström, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Institutional Relations and Communication Strategy, went to support demonstrators in the context of the World day for decent work on 7 October 2008. She signed the international petition "Decent work, decent life".
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||Views of the demonstration (5 shots)
||The podium with Margot Wallström, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Institutional Relations and Communication Strategy
||The petition signed, including by Margot Wallström
||Margot Wallström (in ENGLISH) saying that it is a very important call for action; it covers the areas where they are responsible and where they already have a lot of activities: work, trade, social protection, aid, migration, issues all on top of the agenda of the European Commission and the European Union; so, of course they have to respond to this call
||Cutaways (2 shots)
||Margot Wallström (in ENGLISH) saying that she will do everything she can in the Commission to make sure that they push this agenda; the European Commission has already ambitious objectives when it comes to protecting decent work; they have to continue, this is the whole idea of working together at the European level, to ensure worker's rights to decent jobs, to social protection and that is the whole idea of sustainable development as well
||Cutaways (4 shots)