Post-Covid wages, reform, public debt, integration with Europe. There are many themes at the center of the sixteenth congress of the CDLS (Democratic Confederation of San Marino workers) which opens its doors this evening at the Palace Hotel in Serravalle.
“Transforming San Marino” is the title chosen for the three-day congress (up to and including Wednesday), which will see the participation of 280 delegates elected during over 200 meetings on the workplace. «It will be a moment of great democracy and participation to strengthen and relaunch trade union action and the identity of the democratic Confederation. We will advance proposals for a great concerted, fair and sustainable reform season, for the opening of contractual renewal tables, to defend and strengthen welfare, to succeed the gender disparities and social inequalities that the pandemic has aggravated “, underlines the outgoing secretary Gianluca Montanari.
A large number of guests who will participate in the opening evening: Gianni Rosas, Director General Italy-San Marino of the International Labor Organization, Giorgio Graziani Confederal Secretary of the National CISL, the Secretary of State for Labor of San Marino, the Honorable Teodoro Lonfernini, and the general secretaries of Csdl and Usl accompanied by their respective delegations. Luca Visentini, general secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation (Ces) will also speak with a video message.
Twenty-five years of projects in the poorest areas of the world. This is the theme of the video that will open the congress day on Tuesday 12 October. The video was made by the Solidarity Foundation, which began its journey on the occasion of the 10th CDLS Congress in 1995. The Foundation is still active in Brazil, Africa, Albania and Syria, but the center of gravity of its activities is Peru. with projects in the fields of education, health and training in the community of Huaycan, a slum on the outskirts of Lima, and Huancayo, a town on the top of the Andes.
Wednesday 13 October last act of the congress appointment with the closing of the debate of the delegates, voting of the final motion and election of the new management team.