Launch of a new ILO tool

A self-assessment method for social dialogue institutions (SAM-SDI)

The virtual launch will present key highlights of the SAM-SDI, explaining how it can be applied by ILO constituents and other partners to enhance the impact of tripartite social dialogue in policy-making as the world of work seeks to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Launch Programme


  • Andreas Klemmer, Director of Training, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin.

Opening remarks

  • Vera Paquete-Perdigao, Director, Governance and Tripartism Department, ILO
  • Maria-Helena André, Director, Bureau for Workers’ Activities, ILO

Presentation of SAM-SDI

  • Caroline O’Reilly, Senior technical expert, Social dialogue and tripartism unit, ILO

Remarks by ILO constituents

  • Goran Neshevski, North Macedonian Economic and Social Council
  • Khelil Ghariani, Tunisian Union of Industry, Commerce and Crafts (UTICA) 
  • Monica Tepfer, General Confederation of Labour, Argentina (CGT-RA) 

Closing remarks

  • Youcef Ghellab, Head, Social dialogue and tripartism unit, ILO