News Russian Oil, Gas and Construction Workers’ Union
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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.
Norwegian delegations

During this September there were 3 delegations from Norway in Moscow. Industri Energi- Norwegian trade union and ROGWU have signed the agreement on cooperation on working and cultural exchanges. The purpose of these visits was acquaintance with work of related Norwegian and Russian trade unions on protection of the social and economic rights of the workers.

The first delegation had a trip to oilfields in Noviy Urengoy and Yamburg (northern area). The delegation was familiarized with the different methods of work on oilfields in northern areas in Russia.

The second delegation by the invitation of President ROGWU- Lev Mironov has visited Moscow with the official purpose. The program of visiting included the official meeting in Moscow State Duma.(committee of nature management), meeting in Ministry of social and health development, Moscow state oil and gas university and StatoilHydro office in Moscow.

And the last but not less important delegation was the Youth delegation. The delegates took part in the Youth conference “The point of beginning-2009” where they had the opportunity to discuss the common problems of Youth in two countries- Russia and Norway. Also they visited Orenburg city with the purpose of getting maximum information about the questions concerning the Youth movement in different regions of Russia.