Decent Work Decent Life is the best way to fight poverty

Decent Work for Decent Life is a campaign led by the International Trade Union Confederation, the Global Progressive Forum, Social Alert and Solidar which aims to:

● Build awareness of Decent Work amongst citizens, decision makers and key institutions;
● Show that Decent Work is the only sustainable way out of poverty and is fundamental to build democracy and social cohesion;
● Place Decent Work at the core of development, economic, trade, financial and social policies at the national, European and International level.

Decent Work is a strategy to achieve sustainable development that is centred on people. Decent Work is a key element to build fair, equitable and inclusive societies being based around the principles of employment creation, workers’ rights, equality between women and men, social protection and social dialogue.

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1. Equal access to employment

2. Fair living wage

3. Social protection

4. Jobs free from exploitation.

5. Social dialogue