Recently, Cabinet approved MoU amongst BRICS nations regarding cooperation in the social and labour sphere.

• The MoU was signed on 3rd August, 2018 during BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers (LEM) Meeting.

Features of MoU:
• This would facilitate all member countries to share knowledge and implement joint programmes on matter of Labour and Employment, Social Security and Social dialogue.
• For this purpose, they may utilize the BRICS Network of Labour Research Institutes and BRICS Social Security Cooperation Framework.
• This would also ensure networking of International Training Centre of International Labour Organisation (ILO) with the BRICS Network of Labour Institutes which includes National Labour Institute of India.