Events and meetings

Events and meetings

  1. 17th ILO Regional Seminar for Labour-Based Practitioners

    13 - 17 November 2017

    The theme of this edition is: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach". Participants will discuss the role and contribution of employment-intensive approaches in achieving the SDG outcomes mainly focussing on building national capacities for employment creation, expanding employment-based social protection floor and conserving the environment - including addressing climate change and its adverse effects.

  2. Academy on Green Jobs Promotion in the MENA Region

    29 October - 2 November 2017

    The event is organised by DWT/CO–Cairo: ILO DWT for North Africa and Country Office for Egypt and Eritrea through ILO Project “Decent Jobs for Egypt’s Young People” (DJEP) financed by Global Affairs Canada (GAC) in collaboration with: International Training Centre of the ILO, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT), ILO Green Jobs Programme, ILO Offices and DWT in the Arab States and North Africa.

  3. The Future of Work We Want: the Workers’ Perspective

    18 - 20 October 2017

  4. The Decent Work Academy , A 5-day study, debate and incubator

    2 - 6 October 2017

    The Decent Work Academy offers policy makers and development partners the opportunity to explore and debate present and future work challenges on the African continent. The Academy will draw on the experiences of leading international experts on labour rights, social protection, social dialogue, employment and enterprise development to share the latest global thinking on these topics. Participants will be equipped with additional know-how to meet the challenges of fast-evolving labour markets in African countries.

  5. Training on Health micro-insurance

    28 - 29 September 2017

    The ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility in partnership with the Kenyan College of Insurance, AfricaRe, AFD and AKI is organizing a course on Health microinsurance programs

  6. The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Sub-saharan African countries

    28 - 29 September 2017

    The conference will bring together workers’ leaders, voices from academia, governments and employers from across the region to discuss the profound transformations and challenges faced by the world of work today and in the future.

  7. YENA Conference 2017: The Future on Youth and Employment in North Africa

    26 - 27 September 2017

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) will host a High-Level Conference on Youth and Employment in North Africa with participants from Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia, as well as development partners and major stakeholders to agree on a five-year plan of action and roadmap to enhance youth employability in the sub-region.

  8. Training on Managing micro-insurance distribution

    25 - 26 September 2017

    The ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility in partnership with the Kenyan College of Insurance, AfricaRe, AFD and AKI is organizing a course on Distribution strategies

  9. The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Arab region

    20 - 21 September 2017

    The conference will bring together workers’ leaders, voices from academia, governments and employers from across the region to discuss the profound transformations and challenges faced by the world of work today and in the future.

  10. Africa Forum Private Sector Inclusive Green Growth and Job Creation

    6 - 8 September 2017

    The Zambia Green Jobs Programme (ZGJP), the Government of Zambia and the Government of Finland, in collaboration with the International Training Centre of the ILO and the ILO’s Green Centenary Initiative are pleased to announce the upcoming Africa Forum on Private Sector Inclusive Green Growth and Job Creation that will take place on 6 – 8 September 2017 in Livingstone, Zambia.