This is a list of official ILO press releases, including those related to ILO activities in China and Mongolia. The most recent release can be found on top.
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China joins efforts to protect seafarers’ rights
21 August 2018
03 August 2018
Guy Ryder highlights the major contribution BRICS countries can make to social dialogue, social protection, gender equality and youth employment.
31 July 2018
Through the sharing of experiences and best practices, the Network gathers knowledge and expertise that is disseminated among its members.
28 June 2018
New ILO report highlights inadequate policy responses to the rising demand and quantifies the extent of the care burden on women.
25 May 2018
The global supply chain is a universal way of organizing investment, production and trade in the world economy. The ILO-China cooperation on promoting decent work in global supply chains will focus on ensuring compliance and protecting the legitimate rights and interests of workers.
24 May 2018
Today marks 50 years since Mongolia became a member of the International Labour Organization.
EU/ILO/Mongolia Project on “Sustaining GSP-Plus Status by Strengthened National Capacities to Improve ILS Compliance and Reporting-Mongolia Phase 2 (GSP+3)” kicked off
22 May 2018
Ulaanbaatar/Mongolia (ILO News) – The ILO, government agencies, Mongolian Employers’ Federation (MONEF), Confederation of Mongolian Trade Unions (CMTU) and labour right advocates gathered today to discuss their joint action on forced labour, child labour and trafficking in persons for labour exploitation.
Ms Claire Courteille-Mulder, Director for ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia has presented her credentials to Ms Battsetseg Batmunkh, Deputy Minsiter for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia.
22 May 2018
17 May 2018
The ILO, the National Centre for International Cooperation in Work Safety (NCICS), and Zhejiang Administration of Work Safety (Zhejiang AWS), jointly launched a pilot training project in Zhejiang Ningbo on 17 May 2018. The project forms part of the Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (ILO SCORE) Programme.
22 March 2018
A new joint action by the European Union, the ILO and the OECD on responsible supply chains will promote corporate social responsibility (CSR)/responsible business conduct (RBC) with regard to decent work, environmental sustainability and respect for human rights.
19 December 2017
The MTR workshop reviewed SCORE progress in Fangshan after completing SCORE Training on Module One-Workplace Cooperation and called on pushing forward SCORE Training on Module Five- Safety and Health at Work in next stage.
12 December 2017
ILO and its tripartite constituents make joint efforts to strengthen social security and maternity protection, benchmarking on international labour standards.
NHRCM, EU and ILO: Further progress on labour rights in SMEs good for employment quality, export and productivity
06 December 2017
With the support of the EU and the ILO, the National Human Rights Commission of Mongolia (NHRCM) conducted a research study on labour rights in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Mongolia. On 6 December 2017, the NHRCM invites high-level representatives of the government, the ILO and the EU to discuss research findings and recommended actions.
With the support of the EU and the ILO, MONEF launches Ready2Export tool to promote business exports
04 December 2017
The Mongolian Employers’ Federation (MONEF) is launching Ready2Export – a tool to help employers export their goods and services abroad by ensuring their business complies with international labour standards.
29 November 2017
China’s rapidly expanding pension coverage receives special attention as the nation gears up for an increasingly ageing population in the next decades.
24 November 2017
The main stakeholders in improving workplace compliance and the ratification of Convention 81 are present in a national high-level dialogue.
ILO discusses international labour standards with China - Forced Labour Convention Seminar successfully held in Kunming under EU supported project
23 November 2017
Government agencies and representatives of Employers and Workers engaged in discussion on ratification of the ILO Forced Labour Convention 1930 (No. 29) at a seminar in Kunming under EU-supported project
15 November 2017
Under the strategic partnership with State Administration and Work Safety (SAWS), Huzhou kicked off its SCORE Project in March 2017 and more than 50 enterprises started the SCORE training and factory walk-through improvement consultation. The Huzhou SCORE Project mid-term workshop on learning and experience sharing was organized on 15 Nov. 2017 in Huzhou, Zhejiang Province to promote information sharing and facilitate experience learning.
24 October 2017
Representatives of more than a dozen multinational enterprises met in Geneva to highlight the importance of investment in social protection floors for growth in emerging markets.
MONEF validated a self-assessment tool kit to boost business compliance with fundamental principles and rights at work
19 October 2017
The ILO is supporting the efforts of the Mongolian Employers’ Federation (MONEF) within the framework of the EU-funded project “Sustaining GSP-Plus Status by Strengthened National Capacities to Improve ILS Compliance and Reporting – Mongolia (GSP+ Reporting)” to improve Mongolian businesses’ labour and business practices. In turn, this will enhance their ability to export goods to the EU.