Date of entry: June 27, 2002
Member of AICESIS
Member of ILO
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Ul. Stanka Dragojevica, 2 (kanc.107) – 81000 PODGORICA (MONTENEGRO)
Date of creation
DECEMBER 27, 2007
Nature of the texts that create the ESC (Constitution, law, decree, etc.)
Consultation and advisory
Social Council is being established in order to establish and develop social dialogue about the matters important for economic and social status of employee and employers and for the conditions of their life and work, development of culture of dialogue, supporting peaceful resolution of individual and collective labor disputes and other matters coming from international documents and which are related to economic and social position of employees and employers.
ILO Type Tripartite G, W, E
Number of members : 33 members
- REPRESENTATIVE TRADE UNIONS ORGANISATION (Confederation of Trade Unions of Montenegro, 6 representatives and Union of Free Trade Unions of Montenegro, 5 representatives,): total 11representatives
- REPRESENTATIVE ORGANIZATION OF EMPLOYERS (Montenegrin Union of Employers): 11 representatives
- GOVERNMENT: 11 representatives
In the process of preparation, there is 1 full time worker in the Council.
Duration of the term : 4 YEARS RENEWABLE
Process of designating the members (election, nomination, by whom, etc.): Representatives in the Social council, social partners nominate and dismiss in accordance with their acts.
Minister of Labour and Social Affairs
The President and the 2 Vice-Presidents are appointed by the Council according to a consensus between the 3 social partners. The duration of their mandate is 4 years renewable.
Between 0 and 9%
Approximately 9% women
The Institution gives its opinions to the relevant Ministry and, if it is needed, to the Government, social partners or other institutions.
Souce of funding
The budget is provided by the budget of Montenegro.
|Who convenes the ESC||
The President of the Council convenes the Institution. It has a legal right to issue own-initiative opinion.
|Salary of members||
The members receive monthly compensation.
By the law, the Government is obligated to report on the fate of the Council’s opinions within 30 days with a written answer. The opinions are not published for now, but it is planned.
Affiliations : AICESIS
|Labour Law reform|| |
Guidelines through the Labour Law
|Fundamental principles and rights at work|| |
Collective bargaining in international standards and applicable regulations in Montenegro
|Employment policy and labour market regulation|| |
With knowledge against undeclared work
|European Affairs|| |
Economic and Social Councils in Europe