News

December 2018

  1. News

    ILO and SIDA sign a cooperation agreement to promote women’s employment in Turkey

    13 December 2018

  2. News

    ILO organises a Multi-lateral Conference on Combating Violence and Harassment against Women at Work

    13 December 2018

  3. News

    Pathways to Decent Work for Syrians and Their Host Community Members in Turkey

    12 December 2018

  4. Labour Migration

    New ILO figures show 164 million people are migrant workers

    07 December 2018

    Some countries of origin are losing the most productive part of their workforce, the study says.

  5. News

    The Istanbul Initiative for the Centenary adopted by constituents at ILO’s 10th European Regional Meeting adopted by ILO Governing Body

    05 December 2018

    - Director of the ILO Office for Turkey Özcan: “We are glad that the ILO Governing Body has adopted the Istanbul Initiative. Now formalised, the paper will be shared with member states.”

November 2018

  1. News

    Event held in Şanlıurfa on Combating Child Labour in Seasonal Agriculture

    30 November 2018

    An event on “Combating Child Labour in Seasonal Agriculture” was held on 29 November 2018 in Şanlıurfa under the auspices of the Governorship, jointly organised by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services (MoFLSS).

  2. News

    Working Turkish Women Pays the Highest Wage Penalty for Motherhood

    30 November 2018

    - Director of the ILO Office for Turkey Özcan: "Denying women of the pay they deserve is a worst form of violence against women"

  3. News

    Focus Group Meetings Held at SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre in the Context Of Establishing a Cooperative

    27 November 2018

    Focus group meetings were held with the Project beneficiaries for a “women’s cooperative” to be established under the “Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls in Turkey” being implemented in Gaziantep jointly by UN Women, ILO and ASAM.

  4. © Betsy Davis / UN Women 2018

    News

    Global wage growth lowest since 2008, while women still earning 20 per cent less than men

    27 November 2018

    The latest ILO Global Wage report finds global wage growth has been weak while the gender pay gap, at about 20 per cent globally, remains unacceptably high.

  5. News

    SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre’s Second Tour of Seminars Successfully Completed

    26 November 2018