International Trade and Human Rights

The International Labor Organization hosted a forum to discuss how the benefits of economic globalization and free trade can be distributed… read more

The International Labor Organization hosted a forum to discuss how the benefits of economic globalization and free trade can be distributed to as many citizens around the world as possible. Assistant Secretary John Shattuck praised the International Labor Organization for its work in international labor standards. Ambassador Bill Richardson spoke about the importance of worker and human rights in multilateral negotiations. The participants also took questions from the audience. Michel Hansenne concluded the program with his proposals to deal with these challenges. close

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  • Anthony Freeman Executive Director International Labor Organization->Washington Office
  • Michel Hansenne Director General International Labor Organization
  • Bill Richardson Ambassador United States->United Nations
  • John Shattuck Assistant Secretary Department of State->Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
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International Trade and Human Rights

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Program ID:
81245-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 1997 | 10:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 17, 1997 | 2:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 14, 1997 | 10:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 1997 | 5:29am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 16, 1997 | 4:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 1997 | 2:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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