March 2017

  1. General Security forces trained on Combating Child Labour in Agriculture

    16 - 18 March 2017

    Workshop is one in a series of events organized by the ILO to support a wide range of practitioners and officials working to combat child labour in agriculture in Lebanon.

  2. Lebanon Employment Infrastructure Programme (LEIP)

    13 - 16 March 2017

    Expression of interest to participate in the project: One-day briefing seminar for registered contractors.

  3. ILO to train future labour inspection trainers in Kuwait

    12 - 16 March 2017

    The ILO International Training Centre will deliver a comprehensive training methods workshop to upgrade training, techniques and facilitation for labour inspectors at Kuwait’s Public Authority of Manpower

  4. Children to moderate national forum on child labour in Jordan

    11 March 2017

    The national forum, organised by children themselves, will highlight the importance of tackling the issue of child labour in the country.

  5. Training of skills-training providers to improve practice orientation

    6 - 10 March 2017

    The ILO holds workshop to train practitioners on competency-based training (CBT) and community-based training for economic empowerment (TREE).

  6. ILO to bolster inspection of occupational safety and health in Kuwait energy sector

    5 - 9 March 2017

    The ILO International Training Centre will hold a training course with occupational safety and health inspectors of Kuwait’s Public Authority of Manpower to cover guidelines for inspection activities in the energy sector.

February 2017

  1. ILO and the Domestic Workers Union in Lebanon host a strategic planning workshop

    19 February 2017

    Union members agree on a framework to increase recognition of the union in Lebanonز

  2. ILO/GCC Sub-regional Workshop on Enterprise Development in the Gulf Region: Establishing an Enabling Environment and Building on Best Practices

    14 - 16 February 2017

    The ILO Regional Office for Arab States is organizing a workshop with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to promote the ILO-ILC2007 Conclusions on Sustainable Enterprises. This is a part of an ongoing cooperation agreement between the ILO and the GCC.

  3. The ILO to hold a round table discussion on working conditions of domestic workers in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

    14 February 2017

    The ILO, in collaboration with the National Women’s Employment Committee (NWEC), will present the findings of the “Domestic Work Policy Brief: a first look at Palestine’s domestic workers and how to better protect them” and discuss with the various participants a plan of action to follow up

  4. The ILO to hold a conference on cooperatives in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

    13 February 2017

    Conference will present concrete strategies to promote decent work through cooperatives.