Statements and speeches

2017

  1. Celebrating the International Women’s Day at the East African Community (EAC)

    08 March 2017

    “Gender equality and women’s empowerment are essential preconditions for realizing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda” says Dr. Mary Kawar, Director of the ILO office for East Africa.

  2. Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030

    08 March 2017

    Joint Statement by UNESCO, ILO and UN Women in Tanzania on the occasion of the International Women’s Day.

2016

  1. Opening statement to the High-Level Ministerial Meeting on Health Employment and Economic Growth

    14 December 2016

    Statement by Gilbert Houngbo, ILO's Deputy Director-General for Field Operations & Partnerships.

  2. Knowledge sharing event on youth employment

    05 December 2016

    Speech by Mary Kawar

  3. Remarks by ILO Country Office Director Ms. Mary Kawar, at the MOWE 2016 celebrations

    02 November 2016

  4. Opening statement by Minister of Labour, Abdulfetah Abdulahi: International labour Standards for judges and legal educators, 17- 20 October, 2016

    17 October 2016

  5. Keynote address by Director of ILO CO Addis Ababa, George Okutho: International labour Standards for judges and legal educators, 17- 20 October, 2016

    17 October 2016

  6. © Luciana Ianiri 2017

    Valuing teachers, improving their status

    05 October 2016

    Joint Message from Agency Heads on the occasion of World Teachers’ Day 2016 and the 50th anniversary of the 1966 UNESCO/ILO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers

  7. Statement by ILO Regional Director for Africa on the 2016 United States-Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation Forum (AGOA Forum)

    22 September 2016

  8. Allocution du Président de la FOPAO

    08 September 2016