Mr. Shingo Miyake

Mr Shingo Miyake, a national of Japan, joined the ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean in July 2015, as a Labour Law and International Labour Standards Specialist. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Law from the International Christian University, Japan and a Master of Laws degree in International Law from the University of Tokyo.

Mr Miyake joined the ILO in 2001 and has been working in the field of international labour standards since then. He has worked as a Legal Offi cer at ILO Headquaters in Geneva for over 11 years as well as in the field. He served for three and a half years at the ILO Sub-Regional Office for South-East Asia and the Pacific in Manila, the Philippines, and at the ILO Office in Jakarta, Indonesia.

In his new capacity, Mr Miyake will assist governments, employers’ and workers’ organizations of ILO Caribbean member States and territories to strengthen the application of international labour standards by working with countries to improve their
labour legislation.

Prior to joining the ILO, Mr Miyake also worked as a Management Consultant with Accenture.