Arab Labor Congress meets on Saturday, 1 March 2002

The 29th session of the Arab labor Congress to begin Saturday in the Arab League head offices in Cairo. Participants will debate an Arab strategy to develop labor and employment, as well as issues related to immigration and globalization, the director general of the Arab Labor Organization said.

They will also look into a report on the repercussions of the Sep.11th events on Arab economies, and other issues related to labor and workers in the Arab world, in addition to reports on the employer's authority, the draft action plan concerning Arab women, the organization's draft action plan for 2002 and 2003 and the director general's report on the Organization's activities and achievements, the organization says.