News and Press releases

October 2018

  1. Adopting fair and effective labour migration and mobility governance

    15 October 2018

    ILO launches a training on Adopting Fair and Effective Labour Migration and Mobility Governance for IGAD and its Member States

  2. Mapping of stakeholders working on migration in Ethiopia

    08 October 2018

    Mapping of stakeholders working on migration in Ethiopia was validated by the Ethiopian Federal Attorney General Office and the ILO.

  3. Call for expression of interest: Consultancy for a needs assessment for cooperative development with a focus on cooperative promotion in the vegetable value chain

    03 October 2018

September 2018

  1. ILO to host high-level conference on the future of work we want

    24 September 2018

  2. ILO Reiterates Commitment to Supporting the Federal Government of Nigeria

    17 September 2018

    With the appointment of a new Permanent Secretary to the Nigerian Ministry of Labour and Employment, the ILO Director pays a courtesy visit to discuss partnership and ongoing policy work with the Government.

  3. ILO supports capacity building of trade union leaders in West Africa for Policy Formulation

    14 September 2018

    In an effort to improve participation of workers’ organisations in West Africa in the National Employment policy making process, ILO’s Bureau for Workers' Activities organised a capacity building workshop for effective engagement with policy makers.

  4. Nigeria committed to addressing industrial crises with the support of the ILO

    14 September 2018

    To resolve recurring disagreements amongst labour, employers and government, the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, with the support of the ILO, has set in motion the process of formulating a national Industrial Relations Policy whose objective will be to facilitate the development of good and healthy relations between employees and employers.

  5. ILO @ 100: A year of celebration

    03 September 2018

    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.

August 2018

  1. Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP), Tanzania

    28 August 2018

    35 project beneficiaries from four districts in Dodoma region familiarized with ILO’s Start and Improve your Business (SIYB) packages

  2. ILO and IOM join forces to improve labour migration governance in Africa

    23 August 2018

    ILO and IOM sign a Memorandum of Understanding on effective labour migration governance in Africa.