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For over 100 years there are trade unions’ structures in oil and gas industry. Today ROGWU is the largest industrial union in our country. Activities of ROGWU aims to protect workers' rights in oil and gas industry at all stages of production; to compliance with labour contract and to provide the employee with all the necessary social and economic guarantees.
Informational seminar in “Yershovo”

On 29 February – 4 March in Rest House “Yershovo”, in Moscow region, has passed an informational seminar “The exchange of practical information work experience at different levels of trade union structures. The art of negotiation”, which gathered more than 70 participants - leaders and specialists in information work at Structural organizations of ROGWU. Besides the representatives of Russian trade unions, the seminar was attended by the representatives of ROGWU affiliated organizations from Belarus and Armenia. The international part was also represented by the experts of IndustriAll Global Union and Sergeyus Glovackas, senior specialist of ILO office in Moscow.

The main topic of the first day of the seminar was the exchange of experience in information work. The meeting had International and Russian sections. More than 20 participants had a speech and all of them were full of practical examples of information work.

The following days of the seminar were organized in an active educational form and a training in the art of negotiation was conducted. In addition, a work with the information cases was organized in working groups of three, where each of them was given a problem to solve. Each group prepared a scheme of actions with concrete examples.

The seminar ended with a working meeting with Mikhail Tarasenko, the deputy of the Labor, Social Policy and Veterans' Affairs Committee, at the State Duma of the Federal Assembly.