Prof. Fick in D.C. to discuss foreign labor rights

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faculty_fick University of Notre Dame Associate Professor of Law Barbara Fick is in Washington, D.C. this week for a labor forum titled “The Role of the Labor Sector in Promoting U.S. Foreign Assistance Goals.” Fick will comment on the methodology for conducting labor sector assessments in foreign countries, specifically as it relates to analyzing the role of labor rights organizations and unions, within a country’s political economic context.

The forum is sponsored by the State Department’s Office of International Labor and Corporate Social Responsibility, and the Office of Democracy and Government’s U.S. Agency for International Development.

To learn more about Fick’s work, visit her faculty profile page.