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Appendix A Workshop Agenda On November 15, 2002, the National Academies' Committee on Monitoring International Labor Standards held a workshop on national legal frameworks and assessing compliance with international norms. The agenda of the workshop follows: 8:00 a.m. 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast Welcoming Remarks Kimberly Ann Elliott Committee Member, Institute for International Economics Nevzer Stacey Study Director, The National Academies 9:00 a.m. Session I: International Labor Standards in the National Context: Legal Frameworks and Monitoring Discussion Leave,: T.N. Srinivasan, Committee Member, Yale University 51

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52 10:30 a.m. Break NATIONAL LEGAL FRAMEWORKS Panelists: Marled We2ss, Professor of Law, University of Maryland "Monitoring to Maximize Implementation and Compli- ance with International Labor Agreements" Arturo Bronstein, Senior Labour Law and Policy Advisor, ILO "The Role of the International LaIDour Office in the Framing of National LaIDour Legislation" 10:45 a.m. Session II: Implementing International Standards at the National Level Discussion LeadLer: Mo Rajan, Committee Member, Levi Strauss & Co. Panelists: Jean Amor Palafox, Dean, School of Labor and Industrial Relations, University of the Philippines; Director, Center for Labor Justice "The Philippine Experience with International Core Labor StandLard~s: Commitment on Paper; Need for More Serious Implementation ~ Lejo Si66el, Chief Technical Advisor, ILO Garment Sector Working Conditions Improvement Project in Cambodia 12:15 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Session III: Methods of Assessing National Laws and Enforcement Mechanisms Discussion LeadLer: Auret Van Heerd~en, Committee Member, Fair Labor A. . ssoclatlon

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APPENDIXA 2:30 p.m. Break 53 Panelists: David Tajgman, Labour in Development "On Assessment of National Legal Frameworks and Enforcement Mechanisms in Determining Compliance with International Labor StandLard~s: Some Practical Observations" Janice Bellace, Professor of Law, The Wharton School; Member, ILO Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations 2:45 p.m. SessionIV: U.S.Government Approaches to Assessing National Protection of International Labor Rights Discussion LeadLer: Thea Lee, Committee Member; AFL-CIO Panelists: William CIatanof7; Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Labor George Mite, Director, Office of International Labor Affairs, U.S. Department of State Sandra Pulaski, Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 4:30 p.m. Adjourn

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