Statements and speeches

2017

  1. Ministerial Declaration from the XVIIth Regional Labour-based Seminar

    15 November 2017

    Theme: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach"

  2. Statement by: H.E Kassim M. Majaliwa Prime Minister of United Republic of Tanzania, on the occasion of the:Launch Of National Apprenticeship And Internship Guidelines

    31 August 2017

  3. Statement by:Dr. Mary Kawar ILO Director for United Republic of Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda on the occasion of the:Launch Of National Apprenticeship And Internship Guidelines

    31 August 2017

  4. ILO Director-General address to the BRICS on "Stronger Partnership for a Brighter Future"

    26 July 2017

    “It is after all a fundamental desire of people across the world, above all in this period of transformative change and sometimes of uncertainty, that they can look forward and contribute to a better future of work – one with social justice and prosperity and decent work for all,” says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder to the BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting.

  5. Statement by H.E. Amira Elfadil at the Consultation on Child Labour and Forced Labour in Sub Saharan Africa in view of the IV Global Conference, Argentina, November 2017

    21 June 2017

  6. Statement by Aeneas C. Chuma at the Consultation on Child Labour and Forced Labour in Sub Saharan Africa in view of the IV Global Conference, Argentina, November 2017

    21 June 2017

  7. World Day Against Child Labour Joint Statement

    16 June 2017

    Joint statement issued by ILO, FAO, IOM, UNICEF, UNODC and UNHCR on the World Day Against Child Labour that was commemorated on 12 June 2017 and the Day of the African Child (DAC), 16 June 2017

  8. © A. Gonzalez Farran / UNAMID 2017

    "In conflicts and disasters, protect children from child labour"

    12 June 2017

    “Children in areas affected by conflict and disasters are among the most vulnerable. No child must be left behind.” says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in his statement for World Day Against Child Labour.

  9. Remarks by the Mr Aeneas Chuma, ILO Assistance Director General and Regional Director for Africa

    11 May 2017

    Remarks by Aeneas Chapinga Chuma ILO Assistant Director General and Regional Director for Africa on the Validation workshop "South-South cooperation for decent work in Africa: A framework for action" at Casablanca from 11-12 May 2017

  10. Remarks by Dr. Mary Kawar, Director, ILO Country Office for the United Republic of Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Burundi and Rwanda during the Official closure of the Rural Youth Employment project in Burundi

    03 April 2017