INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
The Economic and Social Council is the only tripartite social dialogue institution at national level, with a consultative role to the Government in the development and implementation of economic and social policies. The ESC has an advisory role, and issues opinions and recommendations to the Government on matters pertaining to economic development; labour market policies; wage and price policies in the field of labour and social insurance; social protection; healthcare; environment; fiscal policy; working conditions and occupational safety and health; education; culture; professional development, vocational training and other fields of economic and social interest of the employers and workers.
The overall objective of the Strengthening Social Dialogue Project is to improve the social dialogue as a means to create more and better jobs.
Component 1 aims at improving the functioning and visibility of the ESC through devising methods for increasing its influence and overcoming challenges in funding, opinion making and tracking the follow up to its recommendations/opinions/advice.
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