In respect of the Code of social security, the Governmental Committee will examine International Labour Organisation (ILO) Conclusions and adopt draft Resolutions to be submitted to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe.
In respect of the Social Charter, it will discuss follow-up measures taken by the State Parties with respect to the 2017 Conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights concerning the thematic group “Health, social security and social protection”. The Governmental Committee will also hold an exchange of views with a delegation of the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe on the follow-up of the European Committee of Social Rights Conclusions.
A debate on the interaction between the European Pillar of Social Rights and the European Social Charter will also be held in the course of the week. Moreover, the Council of Europe Development Bank will present its activities and perspectives.
* The Governmental Committee is composed of Representatives of the States Parties which ratified either the European Social Charter or the European Code of Social Security. Represeentatives of European social partners also participate in the Committee as observers.