Visit to Georgia of Senior Official from U.S. Department of Labor (March 2 – 5)

Mark Mittelhauser, Associate Deputy Undersecretary from the U.S. Department of Labor, is visiting Georgia March 1-5, 2015.  During the visit, Assistant Deputy Undersecretary Mittlehauser will meet with representatives of the Georgian government, Georgian Trade Confederation Union, Georgian Employers Association, American Chamber of Commerce, and international organizations.  The purpose of the senior-level visit is to discuss Georgia’s efforts to meet international labor standards in a way that benefits workers and businesses alike.  On March 4, Assistant Deputy Undersecretary Mittelhauser,  Minister of Labor David Sergeenko, and Tbilisi Mayor Davit Narmania will unveil a U.S. government $750,000 award for the Solidarity Center to further advance worker rights in Georgia.