Speeches

This page contains a selection of the speeches and presentations given by ILO officials on the occasion of ILO events and meetings related to either China or Mongolia. Inquiries about usage or reproduction of any materials should be directed by email.

2017

  1. Opening Remarks at High Level Meeting on Sectoral Collective Bargaining in the Coal Mine Sector on Job-Based Wage System

    07 December 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  2. Opening Remarks at the National validation workshop of the draft “Accelerating the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals through Decent Work: SDGs monitoring and country profile for Mongolia”

    05 December 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  3. Opening Remarks at the Seminar on Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No.29)

    24 November 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  4. Opening remarks at ILO/MOHRSS Seminar on Labour Inspection Convention (C.81)

    23 November 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  5. Opening remarks at Workshop on Pre-Departure orientation for workers going to Europe

    22 November 2017

    By Mr Dai Xiaochu, Deputy Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  6. Opening remarks at the Conference on Global Social Security and Economic Development At the 13th International Forum on Social Security

    16 September 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  7. Opening remarks at the ILO/MOHRSS Seminar on Reform of Pension Adjustment Mechanism

    01 September 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  8. ILO Welcomes China Landmark Ruling Banning Discrimination in Employment against People living with HIV

    03 August 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  9. 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.

  10. Promote the participation of persons with disabilities in the sustainable development process, ensuring no one is left behind

    30 June 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  11. Guy Ryder addresses the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation

    14 May 2017

    A transcript of the Director-General’s speech delivered at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation: Thematic Session on People-to-People Connectivity, Beijing.

  12. Opening remarks at the ILO/SAWS Seminar to Mark the World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    28 April 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  13. Opening remarks at the training on “International Migration Law and International Standards”

    02 March 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  14. Opening remarks at the Inauguration Ceremony of Entrepreneurship Research Center on G20 Economies

    11 January 2017

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

2016

  1. Word AIDS day statement

    01 December 2016

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  2. Promoting gender equality in the labour market: gender, labour and migration in China

    18 November 2016

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  3. Opening address at the 8th China International Forum on Work Safety

    27 September 2016

    By Ms. Deborah Greenfield, Deputy Director-General for Policy of International Labour Office in Geneva, Switzerland

  4. Opening remarks by Tim De Meyer at the International Conference on Social Security and Economic Development

    21 September 2016

    By Mr Tim De Meyer, Director of ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  5. Universal social protection is achievable and critical to implementing the new UN development agenda

    06 September 2016

    Speech by the ILO's Director-General, Guy Ryder at the ILO-China-ASEAN High-level Seminar to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals on Universal Social Protection through South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Beijing, China.

  6. ILO head calls for setting the global economy on a faster and more inclusive development trajectory

    05 September 2016