Bureau for Workers' Activities (ACTRAV)

  • Social Dialogue

    Strengthening workers’ voices—ILO trains trade union leaders and lawyers

    Trade unions across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) experience that the rights of workers are under threat and have voiced concerns over attempts to undermine organized labour.

  • 14-15 February 2019

    The Future of Work We Want: Workers' Perspectives from the Caribbean

    The conference will bring together together representatives from trade unions, governments, academia as well as employers to discuss the developments that are driving the world of work in the future.

  • ILO100

    Setting standards for decent work

    Developing international labour standards at the ILO is a unique process involving governments, workers and employers from around the world working together. Find out more about the ILO’s mission to advance social justice and promote decent work in chapter 2 of our new multimedia, interactive Centenary website.

  • ILO100

    The ILO Centenary-Why it matters to us all

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder  marks the start of the ILO's second century of service to the world of work by recalling its first 100 years and pointing to the challenges that face us all in shaping the future of work we want.


  • ILO100

    ILO @ 100: A year of celebration

    In 2019, the ILO will celebrate its 100th anniversary. The Centenary will be an opportunity to celebrate the ILO’s achievements and reaffirm its position as the authoritative global organization for the world of work.