Update on Colombia
Submission to the OECD Public Governance Committee



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The 53rd Session of the Public Governance Committee (PGC) meeting on 21-22 April is to discuss the Accession process of Colombia in Closed Session. The TUAC has raised concerns with the PGC about the public governance situation in Colombia on a number of occasions. TUAC made written submissions to the Committee at the 47th Session on 25-26 April 2013 (“Rule of Law and Labour Rights in Colombia” ) and the 51st Session on 23-24 April 2015 (“Impunity in Colombia” ), respectively. This submission provides an update on the situation in Colombia with regard to violence against trade unionists, the level of impunity, and enforcement.


(full text of the TUAC submission available in the attached pdf file)