News

June 2019

  1. © Kivanc Ozvardar / ILO 2019

    ILO launched a new project

    17 June 2019

    ILO launched a new project to assist key institutions while keeping the economy afloat and enabling better employment standards for all

  2. In 2019, the International Labour Organization is celebrating 100 years of advancing social justice and promoting decent work

    12 June 2019

    Yet today, 152 million children are still in child labour. Child labour occurs in almost all sectors, yet 7 out of every 10 of these children are working in agriculture.

  3. Vice President Fuat Oktay represented Turkey in ILO’s International Labour Conference at Geneva

    11 June 2019

    Vice President Fuat Oktay represented Turkey at the 108th Session of the International Labour Conference which started on 10 June 2019 at Geneva and celebrated the Centenary of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

  4. ILO Director-General highlights the most profound, transformative changes in a century

    10 June 2019

    The Centenary session of the International Labour Conference, known as the ‘world parliament of labour’ has opened in Geneva, with a speech from the ILO’s Director-General.

  5. Turkish Conversation Workshop Beneficiaries Come Together At Gender Equality Seminar

    03 June 2019

    A two-day seminar on women’s rights and gender equality was held for the first graduates of the Turkish Conversation Workshop of SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre under the Project “Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls” being implemented by UN Women with ILO and ASAM as implementing partners

May 2019

  1. SADA Women’s Cooperative Holds Evaluation Meeting

    31 May 2019

    The partners of SADA Women’s Cooperative which completed founding procedures a short time ago came together before the Ramadan Holiday to evaluate its work and plan for the upcoming period

  2. New job new life

    31 May 2019

    Syrian refugee, Muhammed Najjar, arrived in Turkey with his family, not knowing the language or having the means to earn an income. After taking part in the ILO’s Workplace Adaptation programme, not only does he have a job, he’s also been able to integrate into the Turkish community which is now his home.

  3. Beneficiaries of SADA Women Centre At Gaziantep Book Days

    28 May 2019

    The beneficiaries of SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre under the Project “Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls” being implemented UN Women with ILO and ASAM as implementing partners participated in Gaziantep Book Days

  4. ILO Director-General Guy Ryder participated in the 12th Session of the Labour Assembly at Ankara

    24 May 2019

    Convening after 4 years, the Labour Assembly was themed “Work for a Brighter Future” on the occasion of ILO Centenary

  5. ILO Director-General Guy Ryder meets President Erdoğan

    23 May 2019

    Visiting Turkey to participate in the 12th Session of the Labour Assembly, the Director-General of the International Labour Organization Guy Ryder was received by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan