Category: News (English)

Online launch event: Workplace Safety Monitor and Wage Theft Calculator

Please join the Georgia Fair Labor Platform for a Facebook live event on December 9, at 5:00 pm, as part of Human Rights Week. We will introduce the Platform and its goals, and will launch two innovative online tools for workers: The Wage Theft Calculator and...

Fair Labor Platform: Covid-19 situation in the Tbilisi metro is worsening

The Georgia Fair Labor Platform would like to respond to the developments in the Tbilisi Metro – namely a significant increase in the number of Covid-19 cases amongst Metro employees. Tbilisi Transport Company and Tbilisi City Hall are avoiding taking responsibility...

Fair Labor Platform expresses solidarity with striking employees of ‘Georgian House’

The Fair Labor Platform stands in solidarity with the striking employees of Georgian House Ltd., and considers the dismissal of employees during the strike to be illegal and a gross violation of the fundamental right to strike. According to information provided by the...

Labor Reform Adopted – with Strong Inspection and Weak Labor Standards

On September 29, the Parliament of Georgia finally adopted a package of sweeping amendments to the country’s labor laws, in the bill’s third hearing. While we unequivocally welcome the improved guarantees for labor rights envisaged by the reforms, the amendments only...