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R204 - Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy Recommendation, 2015 (No. 204)

‘10. Members should ensure that an integrated policy framework to facilitate the transition to the formal economy is included in national development strategies or plans as well as in poverty reduction strategies and budgets, taking into account, where appropriate, the role of different levels of government
11. This integrated policy framework should address:
(e) the organization and representation of employers and workers to promote social dialogue; [...].‘
‘16. Members should take measures to achieve decent work and to respect, promote and realize the fundamental principles and rights at work for those in the informal economy, namely:
(a) freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining‘
‘31. Members should ensure that those in the informal economy enjoy freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining, including the right to establish and, subject to the rules of the organization concerned, to join organizations, federations and confederations of their own choosing‘