July 2013

  1. Drafting a manual on Youth Rights at Work in Jordan

    2 July 2013

    The ILO will bring together representatives from the government, trade unions, chambers of industry and commerce, employers and youth organizations to discuss the drafting of the Jordanian "Youth Rights at Work" manual.

  2. Arab Regional Network for Migrant Workers’ Rights

    2 - 3 July 2013

    The ILO is hosting the second meeting of the Arab Regional Network for Migrant Workers’ Rights.

June 2013

  1. Employment Services for Palestinian Refugees in South Lebanon

    27 June 2013

    The ILO hosts a workshop on the right to work and social protection for Palestinians in Lebanon.

  2. Developing trade union policy on migrant workers

    24 June 2013

    The ILO is hosting a one-day roundtable discussion on a construction union policy that focuses on representation of migrant workers

  3. Regional Training of Facilitators on ILO Participatory Gender Audits

    23 - 27 June 2013

    A regional training session on ILO Participatory Gender Audits for twenty facilitators from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, the occupied Palestinian territory, Tunis and Yemen.

  4. Judicial Training to Combat Forced Labour

    12 - 13 June 2013

    The ILO hosts a two-day training programme for judiciary actors in Jordan on ways to effectively combat forced labour and human trafficking.

  5. SORAL to Adopt Code of Conduct for Recruiting Migrant Domestic Workers

    6 June 2013

    The Syndicate of Owners of Recruitment Agencies in Lebanon (SORAL) announces the adoption of a Code of Conduct and Monitoring Mechanism for the recruitment of migrant domestic workers

  6. ILO World of Work Report 2013

    3 June 2013

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) is to launch its annual report on the state of labour markets worldwide.

May 2013

  1. Seminar on Apprenticeship Systems in the Arab States

    26 May - 30 June 2013

    ILO hosts regional seminar on apprenticeship reform in the Arab States

  2. Women and Economic Empowerment in the Arab Transitions

    21 - 22 May 2013

    An expert meeting, beginning on May 21 in Beirut, will make the case that gender blind economic policies hurt Arab economies and societies