World Day for Safety and Health at Work
Today, 865 000 people will either die or be injured doing their job. Every year, 2.8 trillion US$ dollars are taken up by lost working time, treatment, compensation and rehabilitation of occupational injuries and diseases. Ensuring decent, safe, and healthy working conditions and environments is the responsibility of us all.
Southeast Europe and Turkey
17 April 2015
A regional conference was organized by the UNDP and the ILO on how to solve the region’s employment crisis and promote job-rich growth.
Decent Work Country Programme
08 April 2015
The International Labour Organization (ILO) and Montenegro signed its first cooperation programme to promote social dialogue, create more and better jobs, and formalize the informal economy.
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
02 April 2015
The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia will work together to promote job-rich inclusive growth, sustainable enterprises, more effective social dialogue and formalization of the informal economy under a new cooperation agreement signed on 26 March 2015 in Skopje.
ILO, UNAIDS and UNFPA join efforts to promote Voluntary HIV Counselling and Testing at work in Ukraine
13 March 2015
The ILO and UNAIDS launched a VCT@WORK Campaign together with the Federation of Trade Unions of Cherkassy region and UNFPA on 3 March 2015 in Cherkassy region, Ukraine.
International Women’s Day 2015
06 March 2015
While there have been many achievements on gender equality since the Beijing Declaration on women rights was signed by 189 governments in 1995, many challenges remain, including a motherhood pay gap.
09 February 2015
Poverty pushes a high number of children in Kosovo (As defined by UN Security Council Resolution 1244, hereafter named as “Kosovo”) to drop out of school and enter child labour as early as 10 years old. The ILO supports efforts of Kosovo’s public institutions and social partners to eliminate child labour, with an emphasis on its worst forms.
Jobs in Europe
28 January 2015
The success of Juncker’s EC plan to create jobs and boost Europe’s competitiveness depends on its design and the allocation of funds.
3 - 4 February 2015
The ILO will organize a training for Labour Inspection of Montenegro about the informal economy and undeclared work on the 3rd and 4th of February 2015 in Podgorica.
An EU-funded Project, implemented by the ILO, contributed to better employment services and improved vocational education in Albania
22 January 2015
The Delegation of the European Union to Albania and the International Labour Organization (ILO), in cooperation with the Ministry of Social Welfare and Youth, presented results a three-year Human Resources Development project for Albania on 15 January 2015 in Tirana.
World Employment and Social Outlook - Trends 2015
20 January 2015
ILO report says sluggish jobs recovery and social instability are the result of greater inequality.
12 January 2015
New study shows positive link between female leadership and business performance and urges boost from current 5 per cent of women in top positions.
15 June 2014
Several publications have analysed the impact of migration on labour market and certain professions in Ukraine and Moldova, the link between education and migration, functioning of private employment agencies, etc. An ILO project obtained new and reliable statistical data on labour migration, covering the data gap on skills and composition of migration flows.