28 April 2016
"Work-related stress affects workers in all professions in developed and developing countries alike. It can gravely harm not only workers’ health but also, and all too often, the wellbeing of their families," says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.
Trade union unity is key for the labour movement, said chief of ILO's Bureau for Workers' Activities
01 April 2016
Speech by Maria Helena Andre, Director of the ILO's Bureau for Workers' Activities (ACTRAV) on the occasion of Trade Union Congress of Swaziland (TUCOSWA) 2nd Quadrennial Congress, Matsapha, Swaziland.
05 March 2016
Speech by Maria Helena Andre at the national congress of General Federation of Bahrain Trade Union Congress, Manama, Bahrain.
18 December 2015
"Freedom of association and collective bargaining are fundamental rights for all workers, including migrant workers", said Maria Helena Andre, Director of the ILO's Bureau for Workers 'Activities (ACTRAV).
30 September 2015
16 July 2015
The 4th Trade Union Forum of BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) took place in Ufa (Republic of Bashkortostan, Russian Federation), from 8 to 10 July, 2015.
23 June 2015
The ILO and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) call on governments, social partners, businesses, other international agencies, and all concerned stakeholders, to strengthen their efforts to address abusive and fraudulent recruitment practices.
01 December 2014
Statement by ILO Director-General Guy Ryder on World AIDS Day 2014.
08 October 2014
Founding Congress of the Arab Trade Unions Confederation: Statement by Anna Biondi, Deputy Director of ACTRAV
01 October 2014
28 May 2014
19 May 2014
ACTRAV Symposium on Income Inequality, Labour Market Institutions and Workers'Power: Statement by Luc Cortebeeck,President ILO Workers’ Group
16 December 2013
ACTRAV Symposium on the Challenge of Inequality:Time for Change-Introductory remarks by Maria Helena Andre, Director of ACTRAV
10 December 2013
Bangladesh 2013-The Rising Demand for Labour Standards: statement by Ms Maria Helena André, Director ILO Bureau for Workers Activities (ACTRAV)
30 October 2013
Statement by Ms. Maria Helena André at the opening session of the Panel Discussion on Bangladesh 2013-The Rising Demand for Labour Standards, at ILO-Geneva
Opening speech by Anna Biondi, Deputy-director of ACTRAV to the founding congress of the International Domestic Workers Federation (IDWF)
26 October 2013