At the beginning of the meeting Chief Commissioner Byambadorj Jamsran stated, "Mongolia has not yet made significant positive amendment to its labour code, which was adopted in the period of social transition. This results in current failures of this law to regulate nowadays labour relations. Thus, the Commission has been conducting a study to include in its 16th report on human rights and freedoms in Mongolia a whole chapter on current situation of right to labour and violations of human rights in labour relations.”
Mr.Alain Pelce mentioned there is an urgent need to improve the Labour Code of Mongolia in conformity with basic labour norms released by the International Labour Organisations and requested the Commission to mention this in its 16thAnnual Report on human rights and freedoms.
Through this meeting the parties discussed issues of labour of conscripted servicemen of armed force and labour of prisoners and exchanged their views on these matters.