Press releases

This is a list of official ILO press releases issued by the Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe. Some are available in multiple languages, indicated on the top of each release. The most recent release is at the top.

Press releases in Hungarian
Press releases available in Romanian

April 2017

  1. ILO and Albania to create more and better jobs

    26 April 2017

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and Albania will continue to work together to promote employment and enhance social protection under a new partnership agreement signed on 26 April 2017 in Tirana, Albania.

March 2017

  1. European Union awards 3 million euros in grants for local economic development and employment in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    27 March 2017

    Award of grant certificates under the EU funded project “Support to Local Employment Partnerships in Bosnia and Herzegovina” (LEP) was held on 27 March 2017 at the EU Delegation premises.

  2. © Caia Image /Science Photo Lib. 2017

    Most women prefer to be working and the majority of men agree, ILO-Gallup report shows

    08 March 2017

    New landmark report clearly shows that concerns regarding gender equality and achieving a better work-family balance resonate around the world.

January 2017

  1. © Miguel Schincariol / AFP 2017

    ILO: Global unemployment expected to rise by 3.4 million in 2017

    12 January 2017

    Economic growth continues to disappoint and deficits in decent work remain widespread.

December 2016

  1. How to boost youth employment in Montenegro? - A White Paper presented

    19 December 2016

    The White Paper, presented in Montenegro on 19 December 2016, introduced comprehensive recommendations to national stakeholders for the implementation of policies aiming at improving the employability of young people in Montenegro and their faster integration into the labour market.

  2. Promoting legitimate and safe employment in Hungary

    16 December 2016

    Hungarian government representatives, social partners and researchers discussed how to promote legitimate and safe employment in the context of ILO’s Future of Work initiative.

  3. Employment and skills in the sustainable development era

    16 December 2016

    The largest event dedicated to employment, job creation and skills is organized on December 15, 2016 in Chisinau

  4. International seminar "Future of work in the context of technological changes"

    09 December 2016

    Researchers, government representatives from Lithuania, Poland, Latvia, and Estonia as well as national social partners discussed main employment trends and impact of technological changes on the labour market.

November 2016

  1. Government of the Czech Republic signs new partnership agreement with ILO

    25 November 2016

    New agreement aims to support realization of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

  2. © Alex Proimos 2017

    ILO study highlights shrinking middle class in Europe

    23 November 2016

    New book calls for targeted policies to stop the erosion of the middle class in the European Union.