WCSDGWorld Commission on the Social Dimension of Globalization
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The idea that the WTO may at times have institutional conflicts of interest is supported by fmdings in the WCSDG report, which noted that some WTO policies are in some ways inimical to developing countries' interests because they reflect an unfair balance in favor of economically powerful nations.
Indeed, the WCSDG in its recent report recognized the fundamental importance of protecting the rights of workers both in industrialized and developing countries and added that the most effective way to accomplish the goal was to follow the model established by the ILO.
The WCSDG noted that the EU's own social model is itself a unique framework, in particular its strong emphasis on solid institutional structures to manage change.