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17 February, 2022

The Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Labour presented the proposal for the National Employment Plan, prepared with the support of EUROsociAL+, to employer representatives, workers' organisations and public bodies to receive recommendations before the final drafting of this important instrument.

11 October, 2021

The EU EUROsociAL+ Programme supported SISCA, at the initiative of the Central American Social Integration Council (CIS), under the leadership of the Ministry of Social Development of Guatemala, in its capacity as Pro Tempore President of the CIS, in the organisation of the web forum on "Central American Social Integration in the recovery and social rebuilding of the SICA region: reflections in the framework of the Bicentennial of the Independence of Central America".

2 September, 2021

The Gender and Social Policies areas of EUROsociAL+ have supported SISCA in the development of the “Towards systems of care in the SICA Region” web forum in which care policies in Europe and Latin America are shared to facilitate dialogue between countries in the region

28 June, 2021

The European Union EUROsociAL+ programme has supported the SICA Regional Integrated Social Policy (PSIR-SICA) 2020-2040 and the Plan for Recovery, Social Reconstruction and Resilience in Central America and the Dominican Republic (3R Plan).

7 June, 2021

Specialists from Latin America and Europe exchanged international experiences on policies, programmes and actions to promote business and the formalisation of employment and the social protection of workers in key informal sectors, including domestic work, transport and trade. The discussion was organised by the EUROsociAL+ Programme with the coordination of the IILA within the framework of the initiatives it promotes in the area of social policies.

26 February, 2021

The study, developed in collaboration with the EU-LAC Foundation, aims to focus on the policies which enable greater labour participation and the reduction of wage gaps, particularly in the context of a pandemic, based on the analysis of the experience of some countries in Europe and Latin America and the Caribbean.

7 December, 2020

The Government of the Dominican Republic has promoted a meeting between national public institutions, led by the Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development (MEPyD), and the European Union through its Delegation in the country, to review the joint lines of work towards the holding of the second country dialogue table.

1 July, 2020

The COMMCA Technical Secretariat and the Central American Secretariat for Social Integration (SISCA) held the web forum entitled ‘Violence against women in the framework of COVID-19, Impact and measures to address it in the Central American Integration System (SICA) region and in Latin America, dialogue with Europe’, with the support of the European Union programme EUROsociAL+.

18 May, 2020

Second special declaration of the Council for Central American Social Integration (CIS) that instructs its Social Secretariat (SISCA) to design a plan of recovery, social reconstruction and resilience, with the support of the European Union EUROsociAL+ Programme.

5 May, 2020

The European Union, through EUROsociAL+, has co-organised a webinar on the effects of the pandemic on the jobs market together with the Secretariat for Central American Social Integration (SISCA) and the ILO office for Central America, Haiti, Panama and the Dominican Republic.