In the media

2016

  1. News

    Lebanon Minister of Labour meets with ILO Regional Director to discuss draft plan for national Decent Work Country Programme

    08 March 2016

    Minister Sejaan Azzi meets with ILO Regional Director for Arab States Ruba Jaradat and members of the ILO regional team to discuss implementation of a comprehensive national programme to deliver ILO support to Lebanon.

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    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder: Decent Work key to helping Syria refugees and host communities

    29 January 2016

    Creating jobs and boosting livelihoods for both refugees and local communities in host countries is vital for the success of the global response to the Syria refugee crisis, said ILO Director-General Guy Ryder during his first official visit to Jordan, host to hundreds of thousands of Syria refugees (subtitles in English and Arabic are available in closed caption).

2015

  1. News

    Dr. Ruba Jaradat takes up role as ILO’s new Regional Director for Arab States

    26 November 2015

    The ILO’s new Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Arab States will oversee the agency’s work in the 11 countries and one territory covered by the regional office in Beirut.