Videos

2019

  1. Future of Trade Unions: Jelle Visser, University of Amsterdam

    22 October 2019

    The world of work is undergoing a major process of changes in particular driven by technological development, climate change, demographic shifts and Globalization. In this context, what could be the future of trade unions? Professor Jelle Visser who is the author of the new ILO Publication “Trade Unions in the Balance”, shares his views on this challenge during the Symposium on the Future of Work organised in Geneva from 8 to 9 October 2019.

  2. Future of Trade Unions: Bheki Ntshalitshali, Congress of South African Trade Unions

    22 October 2019

    The world of work is undergoing a major process of changes in particular driven by technological development, climate change, demographic shifts and Globalization. In this context, what could be the future of trade unions? Bheki Ntshalitshali, General Secretary of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) shares his views on this challenge during the Symposium on the Future of Work organised in Geneva from 7 to 8 October 2019.

  3. Akua O Britwum – University of Cape Coast (Ghana)

    22 October 2019

  4. John Buchanan, University of Sidney Business School

    22 October 2019

  5. Christina J. Colclough, UNI Global Union

    22 October 2019

  6. Marion Jansen, International Trade Center

    22 October 2019

  7. Luc Cortebeeck – Workers’Group of the ILO Governing Body

    22 October 2019

  8. Pravin Sinha, Investment Innovation & Research Alliance

    22 October 2019

  9. Kari Tapiola, Former Deputy Director General of the ILO

    22 October 2019

  10. Ayuba Wabba, Nigeria Labour Congress

    22 October 2019

  11. Freedom of Association to the Working Youth

    31 August 2019

    The ILO EU GSP+ Project asked a young working student on freedom of association. The project has contributed towards better understanding of the right to organize, freedom of association and collective bargaining.

  12. Freedom of Association to the Working Youth (Extended version)

    31 August 2019

    The ILO EU GSP+ Project asked a young working student on freedom of association. The project has contributed towards better understanding of the right to organize, freedom of association and collective bargaining.

  13. International Labour Conference Centenary Session as it happened

    05 July 2019

    The Centenary Conference of the International Labour Organization was attended by over 6000 delegates, representing Governments, workers and employers from around the world, including world leaders celebrating 100 years of the ILO. It ended with the adoption of a groundbreaking Convention to combat violence and harassment in the world of work, as well as a Declaration charting the way towards a human-centred future of work.

  14. Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining for Journalist Unions

    03 July 2019

    East Africa remains one of the most difficult region for journalists. How to better protect this vulnerable group of workers? Organizing journalists to join Unions is an effective way to improve their working conditions. In East Africa, local journalists discussed recently about the importance of Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining for journalists. Find out here the views of some of the participants to the workshop on Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining for Journalists held in Diani (Kenya) from 13 to 17 May 2019…

  15. New ILO Standards on Violence and Harassment at Work: What benefits for Workers?

    21 June 2019

    After many years of negotiations, the ILO adopted a convention and recommendation on violence and harassment in the world of work. How can workers take advantage from these two instruments? Marie Clarke Walker, Worker Vice-Chairperson of the Committee on Violence and Harassment shares her views...

  16. ILC 2019: Tribute to Sir Leroy Trotman

    19 June 2019

    At a side event during the Centenary International Labour Conference, Mia Amor Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados and ILO Director-General Guy Ryder celebrated the service of Sir Cardinal Leroy Trotman, former Worker Vice-chairperson of the ILO Governing Body and unveiled a bust in his honour at ILO headquarters on 19 June 2019.

  17. Future of Work: The experience of South Africa

    19 June 2019

    How can unions address the challenges of the future of work in South Africa? Thoughts of Lebogang Mulaisi from the Congress of South Africa Trade Unions (COSATU).

  18. Preventing Violence and Harassment at Work: The experience of Tanzania

    19 June 2019

    How to protect workers against violence and harassment at the workplace ? Thoughts of Siham Said Ahmed from the Trade Union Congress of Tanzania (TUCTA).

  19. Preventing Violence and Harassment at Work: The experience of New Zealand

    19 June 2019

    How to protect workers against violence and harassment at the workplace ? Yvonne Oldfield from New Zealand Council of Trade Unions (NZCTU) shares the experience in her country.

  20. Future of Work: The experience of East Africa

    19 June 2019

    How can unions address the challenges of the future of work in East Africa? Thoughts of Caroline Mugalla, General Secretary of the East African Trade Union Confederation (EATUC).