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Bureau for Workers' Activities (ACTRAV)

  • Governing Body

    Catelene Passchier, Workers’ delegate from the Netherlands elected President of the Workers'Group of the ILO

    Catelene Passchier, Workers’ delegate from the Netherlands, has been elected Vice-President of the Governing Body and President of the Workers’ Group of the International Labour Organization at its 330th Session, for a three-year term.

  • 106th International Labour Conference

    Shaping the world of work: The 106th International Labour Conference

    The 106th International Labour Conference gets underway in Geneva, Switzerland from 5 -16 June 2017. This year's session brings together over 4,000 delegates from around the globe to discuss the most pressing issues facing the world of work today.

  • 31st May-1st June 2017

    The Future of Work we Want: Workers’perspective in the Americas

    This regional conference organised by the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) will bring together also voices from academia and opinions leaders across the region.

Key resources

  1. SDGs

    Trade Union Reference Manual on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

    This reference manual, seeks to assist trade union leaders, members and sympathizers, in their engagement in these national strategies for sustainable development.

  2. Informal Economy

    Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy Recommendation, 2015 (No. 204)-Workers' Guide

    24 February 2017

    This Workers’ Guide was prepared with the objective of encouraging and assisting workers’ organizations at all levels to protect and promote the rights and working conditions of workers in the informal economy and to implement Recommendation No. 204.

  3. Newsletter

    ACTRAV INFO:March 2017

    31 March  2017

    ACTRAV INFO, A monthly newsletter produced by the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV),No. 72, March 2017