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  1. Migration Journalism Fellowship Programme kicks off with training workshop

    The 2017 journalism fellows convene for a two-day training workshop covering key labour migration and ethical journalism topics.

  2. 40 million in modern slavery and 152 million in child labour around the world

    19 September 2017

    New data reveal that the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, particularly Goal Target 8.7, will not be achieved unless efforts to fight modern slavery and child labour are dramatically increased.

  3. Social dialogue can contribute to sustainable enterprises and inclusive growth

    18 September 2017

    Heads of state and government as well as those of the ILO and the OECD will present a new publication on the business case for social dialogue between the social partners and with governments.

  4. The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Arab region

    The conference will bring together workers’ leaders, voices from academia, governments and employers from across the region to discuss the profound transformations and challenges faced by the world of work today and in the future.

  5. ILO to hold Conference on “The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Arab region” on 20-21 September

    18 September 2017

  6. ILO seeks to combat street-based child labour through new support centre in Beirut

    08 September 2017

    The ILO, Lebanon’s Ministry of Labour and the Norwegian Embassy inaugurate an ILO-supported children’s centre in one of the Lebanese capital’s southern suburbs. The centre, operated by Beyond Association, will provide a variety of support services to local and refugee child labourers.

  7. Invitation to Bid and pre-qualification training for Lebanese registered Contractors with proven civil works track record

    Invitation to Bid: Tender ITB No 31/2017 Rehabilitation of street median and toilets in Tripoli.

  8. ILO and MOL to open new support centre for working street children in Beirut

    06 September 2017

    The Beyond Ouzai Centre in one of the Lebanese capital’s southern suburbs will provide a variety of support services to local and refugee child labourers.

  9. UN agencies ILO and FAO launch first Arabic-language guide for practitioners attending to child labour in agriculture

    06 September 2017

    The guide offers practical and detailed information on attending to child labour in the agricultural sector in Lebanon, where the incidence of child labour has increased dramatically in recent years.

  10. © Tabitha Ross/ILO 2017

    First Arabic-language guide for practitioners attending to child labour in agriculture launched

    The guide offers practical and detailed information on attending to child labour in the hazardous agricultural sector in Lebanon, where the incidence of child labour has increased dramatically in recent years.