The GFIW- led national labour campaign for a fair and just labour law has just organized a public meeting, in Kirkuk north of Baghdad to spared and strengthen national pressure, coupled with international trade union support to persuade the Iraqi government to enact an ILO compliant labour law .
An Iraqi MP form the Iraqi list has attended the meeting and pledged support for the campaign and for new labour law. An official from the department of social welfare- the Ministry of labour and Social Affairs -attended the meeting as well.
The meeting was organized on 22 April 2010.
It is worth to note here that the president of the National OIl and Gas Union has helped to organize this meeting.