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MLC Update – Tripartite Committee to convene April 2014

Following the entry into force of the landmark Maritime Labour Convention in August this year, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has confirmed that an international tripartite meeting will be held in April 2014 to discuss proposed amendments to the Convention. Article XIII of the Convention specifically provides for the ILO to carry out a process of continuous review, and to convene ‚ÄúSpecial Tripartite…