On 19 June, the CC began its new mandate for 2017-2020. During the first plenary session, the President, the Honorary President and the Vice-Presidents were elected and the Commissions were set up. Thus, the new President of the CC is Mr. Valery FADEEV; the Honorary President is Mr. Evgeny VELIKHOV; the head of the executive board is Mr. Pavel ANDREEV.
Following an interruption, the ESC was reinstated and Mr. Alfred POLOKO is the President of the new ESC.
Following the retirement of the Secretary-General, the new Secretary-General of the ESC is Mrs. Catherine CATANESE (firstname.lastname@example.org).
In the framework of the West African regional workshop, the ESC of Guinea, in addition to its report on the national workshop on social dialogue and social protection held on 23, 24 and 25 May 2016, studied "How to check that the conditions for setting up a social protection floor are met? A critical analysis of the necessary conditions".
Mr. MOON, Sung Hyun was newly appointed as Chairman of the Economic and Social Development Commission on the 25th of August. As a distinguished labor activist, he was President of the Korean Metal Workers Union of the Korean Confederation of Trade Union in 1999. Also, he served as President of the Democratic Labor Party in 2004.
The ESC has had a rich recent activity, including the adoption of a new act on vocational education and training.
The Executive Secretary of the CDES is Mr. Michel TEMER and the new Secretary of the CDES Secretariat is Mrs. Patricia AUDI.
Mr. Vincent NYAGILO is the new Secretary of NESAC. His email address is
Mr Tiziano TREU, former Minister of Labor and a well-known and respected personality in Italy and internationally, in Europe in particular, has been appointed President of CNEL.
Following the retirement of Mr. VU TRONG Kim, Mr. TRAN THANH Man is the new Vice President and Secretary General of the Patriotic Front.