Africa-Arab States fellowship for journalism students in labour migration reporting
17 October - 15 December 2022
The ILO FAIRWAY programme has conducted back-to-back activities in Uganda and Jordan for journalism students and recent graduates of four universities: Makerere University (Uganda), Uganda Christian University (Uganda), Yarmouk University (Jordan) and Middle East University (Jordan). These activities are the first part of a broader cross-border fellowship aimed at increasing the interest of journalism students in international labour mobility, enhancing their labour migration reporting skills, and fostering cross-border networks to report these stories along a corridor approach.
From Antwerp to Qatar: The long road to decent work in the construction sector
13 October 2022
Launch of the 2022 edition of the International Journal of Labour Research
26 September 2022
The ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) will organize a high-level launch of the International Journal of Labour Research on 26th September 2022 at 13:30 (CET-Geneva time). "Trade Union Revitalization: Organizing new forms of work including platform workers" will be launched during a panel discussions which will bring together authors, researchers , academics, ILO representatives and leaders from trade union movement.
ILO and UNHCR discuss further promoting decent work in the context of forced displacement
6 September 2022
Representatives from the MENA region reflect on partnership to promote decent work and ways to develop new phase of collaboration.
Launch of the report "Decent work deficits among rural workers"
7 July 2022
This webinar is bringing together senior trade union leaders, workers and allies, ILO leadership, researchers, and academicians to discuss about challenges, opportunities and strategies to address the decent work deficits in the rural economy.
Job fairs in Kenya provide information on safe migration
26 - 28 June 2022
The FAIRWAY Programme contributed support to Kenya’s Ministry of Labour and the National Employment Authority (NEA) to conduct a job fair in Mombasa (26 -28 June 2022) to provide information on safe and regular migration, including to the Middle East, with several more fairs planned in other regions in Kenya.
Regional High-Level Meeting
23 - 24 May 2022
on Young People's Learning, Skilling and Transition to Decent Work
Strengthening the skills of officials with the Domestic Workers’ Department in Kuwait.
16 May 2022
The ILO FAIRWAY Programme and the Public Authority for Manpower in Kuwait have concluded a training workshop to contribute to the Domestic Workers Department’s goal of ensuring high-quality dispute resolution by its labour investigators
ILO and tripartite partners review preliminary findings of a study on national regulatory frameworks and structures in Iraq’s agriculture sector
25 - 28 April 2022
Supported by the European Union, the study provides a better understanding of the current legal environment of the sector and requirements for improvements.
Launch of the Training Manual for workers’ organizations on Dealing with crisis arising from conflicts and disasters
6 April 2022
This panel discussion will provide an opportunity to highlight the importance of social dialogue in matters related to conflicts and disasters by insisting on the role of the ILO, its social partners, and International Labour Standards in crisis situations. It will focus on the key role that workers’ organizations have in this important field.