News

March 2017

  1. Press release

    ILO revises its landmark Declaration on multinational enterprises

    17 March 2017

    The ILO has revised its landmark MNE Declaration on multinational enterprises and social policy, which provides guidance on how companies can contribute to the realization of decent work for all.

  2. News

    Monitoring of child labour in seasonal agricultural works takes start!

    08 March 2017

    Activities take start in Şanlıurfa province through child labour monitoring mechanism developed for purposes of withdrawing from work of children who are engaged in seasonal hazel nut culture with their families, preventing their employment in this work, and supporting their school attendance.

  3. International Women's Day

    According to ILO survey most of women in Turkey want to work in paid jobs

    08 March 2017

  4. © Caia Image /Science Photo Lib. 2017

    International Women's Day

    Most women prefer to be working and the majority of men agree, ILO-Gallup report shows

    08 March 2017

    New landmark report clearly shows that concerns regarding gender equality and achieving a better work-family balance resonate around the world.

  5. News

    Over 1300 women and men from the world of work say “I Support Equality” …

    07 March 2017

    As the ILO Office for Turkey, in cooperation with private sector, municipalities and trade unions, we touched employees, both women and men, working for our partner organizations, yielding enhanced awareness in gender equality and support to gender sensitive working environments via seminars on gender equality

  6. Syrian Refugees and Investment

    Investors from Şanlıurfa and Syria Join Forces for Employment

    01 March 2017

February 2017

  1. Media Advisory

    ILO, Gallup to publish joint report on International Women’s Day

    28 February 2017

  2. © S. Olsson / AltoPress 2017

    “Working anytime, anywhere”

    New report highlights opportunities and challenges of expanding telework

    15 February 2017

    New ILO-Eurofound report shows that the use of modern communication technologies facilitates a better overall work-life balance but, at the same time, also blurs the boundaries between work and personal life.

  3. News

    Women Receiving Training in Human Rights in the Scope of Cooperation between ILO-Turkey and Local Governments were awarded their Certificates

    13 February 2017

    Over 800 women in project provinces Ankara, Bursa and İstanbul who received training in human rights in cooperation with seven local municipalities under the project “More and Better Jobs for Women “implemented by ILO-Turkey were awarded their certificates

  4. Gender Equality

    ‘I Support Equality’ Seminars for Working Women and Men continue as a part of ILO Project

    10 February 2017

    ‘I Support Equality’ seminars organized under the project ‘More and Better Jobs for Women' project had its round with the employees of Kadıköy Municipality on 2-3 February 2017.