Decent jobs are crucial to build long-term social and economic solutions for the Future of Syria and the Region
14 March 2019
The creation of decent jobs and skills development are key to build resilience in Syria’s neighbouring countries, said ILO Deputy Director-General for Field Operations and Partnerships, Moussa Oumarou, at the third Brussels conference on ‘Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region’.
International Women’s Day
07 March 2019
Work-related gender gaps have not seen any meaningful improvement for 20 years, but a new ILO report says that the path to progress is clear.
Responsible supply chains in Thailand
EU, ILO and OECD join hands to forge partnerships for sustainable business and responsible supply chains
28 February 2019
Addressing an event to introduce a new project promoting Responsible Supply Chains, the Minister of Labour of Thailand and the Ambassador of the European Union underlined the importance of responsible business practices in supply chains in Thailand and beyond.
26 February 2019
Key stakeholders discussed the report of the ILO Global Commission on the Future of Work and its implications for the EU.
Interview with Mr. Nicola Bertolini, Head of Cooperation in the EU Delegation to the Republic of North Macedonia
20 February 2019
The EU signed its 2nd grant agreement with the ILO in North Macedonia. The intervention will improve social dialogue as a means to create more and better jobs in the country. The project duration is 30 months with a budget of 1.18 Mio EUR.
19 February 2019
At a debate in the European Parliament, the ILO stressed that environmental sustainability, job creation and income generation can go hand-in-hand.
World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2019
13 February 2019
Progress in reducing unemployment globally is not being matched by improvements in the quality of work, says the International Labour Organization’s World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2019 report.
07 February 2019
At a conference in the Netherlands on the occasion of “100 years ILO”, the ILO Director-General praised the special role the country has played as a founding member and constant supporter of the ILO mandate.
23 January 2019
At a public hearing on EU-Asia connectivity in the European Parliament, the ILO stressed the importance of promoting labour standards compliance through trade and recalled the long-term benefits of labour provisions in trade agreements.
14 January 2019