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.
All for the deserved labor!

In connection with the World Day of trade unions’ action ' All for the deserved labor! " on the 7-th of October , ROGWU device based on an assessment of the existing socio-economic situation in the country had a general meeting of stuff and took the following decisions:


1. To apply to the Government with the requirements:


· to Accelerate the ratification of the 102nd International Labor Organization Convention on Minimum Standards of Social Security on the replacement of the lost earnings of the employee at a level no lower than 40%;

· to make Decision on  unconditional financing in 2010, children's activities and recreation an amount not lower than 2009;

· to prevent of growth in tariffs for housing and communal services to end the country's financial and economic crisis.


2. To recommend to the territorial and inter-regional trade union organizations: 

To take measures to prevent the emergence and growth of wage arrears; 

To secure the unconditional implementation of sectoral agreements and collective agreements in terms of indexing the size of the monthly tariff rates not lower than the consumer price index; 

· During collective agreement’s campaign to avoid reducing their standard of living of workers;

To  Analyze and identify unresolved problems of social protection of workers;

 To Hold a permanent job on the formation of union members have informed attitude to union membership, trade union solidarity, cohesion and unity.

Adopted unanimously.