Events and meetings

March 2017

  1. Extension of social protection in the context of formalization policies

    14 - 17 March 2017

    This training is especially aimed at technicians of social security institutions of the Caribbean region who are involved in the design, implementation and monitoring of social protection policies and schemes.

  2. Enhancing school-to-work transition: An examination of the experiences and good practices of the Brazilian Apprenticeship System - Saint Lucia and The Bahamas

    6 - 10 March 2017

    The objectives of the Seminar are to share more in-depth information on the experiences and good practices of the Brazilian Apprenticeship System as well as identify opportunities for further South-South Cooperation and Technical Assistance to Caribbean States by the Government of Brazil, in the area of School-to-work transitions.

February 2017

  1. 10th ILO Meeting of Caribbean Ministers of Labour: Realizing Decent Work under the 2030 Agenda

    23 - 24 February 2017

    This year the Meeting will present an opportunity to have an exchange on the continuing challenge to promote a more inclusive and sustainable growth process with more and better jobs, as well as allow the Ministers to articulate and share their perspectives around the Future of Work, drawing from the national level dialogues that have occurred in the past year.

  2. Caribbean Future of Work Forum, 2017

    22 February 2017

    The Forum will examine the drivers of change as they affect the world of work in the Caribbean and identify the proactive action needed to shape the future of work that the Caribbean wants.

December 2016

  1. Webinar: Labour Inspection – finding the right balance between prevention and enforcement

    9 December 2016

    Rainer Pritzer, Senior Specialist, Social Dialogue and Labour Administration, ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, will present on this topic between 10.00 - 11.00 am (AST), and hold a 30 minute question and answer session following his presentation.

November 2016

  1. Webinar: A Skilled Workforce for Strong, Sustainable and Balanced Growth Training Strategy

    18 November 2016

    Hassan Ndahi, Senior Specialist, Skills and Employability with the ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, will present on this topic, and hold a 30 minute question and answer session following his presentation.

October 2016

  1. Webinar: Complete and comprehensive social protection systems, including floors

    27 October 2016

    Ariel Pino, Social Protection and Occupational Safety and Health Specialist with the ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, will present on this topic, and hold a 30 minute question and answer session following his presentation.

September 2016

  1. Tripartite Consultation on Informality (ILO Recommendation No. 204)

    20 September 2016

    Best practice in facilitating compliance, formalization of economic units/enterprises and social protection will inform national and regional implementation strategies and the way forward.

July 2016

  1. Webinar: Outcomes of the 105th Session of the ILC

    13 July 2016

    A 1.5 hour webinar in which members of the DWT of the ILO Office for the Caribbean will share the main objectives of each of the Reports and the Outcomes produced by the respective Committees.

June 2015

  1. Facilitating participation of CARIFORUM civil society in regional development and integration processes

    22 - 24 June 2015

    The Forum is part of the programme of activities under the European Union-funded Project entitled Challenges to CARIFORUM Labour, Private Sector and Employers to fulfil their EPA Obligations: Caribbean Employers’ Confederation (CEC) and the Caribbean Congress of Labour (CCL) Component of the Support to Facilitate Participation of CARIFORUM Civil Society in Regional Development and Integration Process.