Decision on the complaint concerning non-observance by Guatemala of the Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87), made by delegates to the 101st Session (2012) of the International Labour Conference under article 26 of the ILO Constitution ‎

Record of decisions | 15 March 2018

In view of the information communicated by the Government of Guatemala and the information provided by the Office, taking due note both of the significant progress achieved in the implementation of the national tripartite agreement of November 2017 and of the efforts under way in this respect, on the recommendation of its Officers, the Governing Body:

(a) urged the Government, together with the Guatemalan social partners, with the support of the International Organisation of Employers and the International Trade Union Confederation, and with the technical assistance of the Office and of its representative in Guatemala, to continue to devote all the efforts and resources necessary to achieve the complete implementation of the national agreement aimed at settling the unresolved matters in the complaint and the roadmap;

(b) encouraged the international community to contribute to the implementation of the national agreement and to the corresponding technical assistance of the Office by providing the necessary additional resources; and

(c) deferred the decision on the appointment of a commission of inquiry until its 333rd Session (June 2018).

(GB.332/INS/9(Rev.), paragraph 30.)