Events and meetings

May 2011

  1. Tripartite Caribbean Symposium on ‘Tripartism and Social Dialogue: Comparative Experiences in dealing with Economic and Social Development Issues

    17 - 18 May 2011

    The Symposium provided an opportunity for constituents in the sub-region to discuss the dimensions of social dialogue and the potential for using social dialogue and tripartism to deal with specific topics of relevance to the Caribbean.

January 2011

  1. CDB-ILO Caribbean Tripartite Symposium

    25 - 26 January 2011

    The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) will jointly host a regional symposium to discuss economic and labour market recovery responses to the crisis, based on the ILO's Global Jobs Pact

January 2010

  1. Workshops on Organisation of the Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Labour Force Survey (LFS)

    25 January - 11 March 2010

    National Governments, the OECS Secretariat and the ILO have combined efforts to respond to the most urgent needs and establish the foundation of a sustainable Labour Market Information System (LMIS)

September 2009

  1. Training Workshop on Trade, Development and Decent Work

    16 September 2009 - 5 February 2010

    The ILO Subregional Office for the Caribbean is working to assist constituents to understand current trade agreements and to contribute meaningfully to the negotiation of new ones.

  2. Hemispheric Conference on the Rapid and Widespread Ratification and Effective Implementation of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (MLC 2006)

    7 - 10 September 2009

    The purpose of this conference is to deepen the understanding of participants about the Maritime Labour Convention 2006

April 2009

  1. Tripartite Caribbean Conference on the global financial crisis and its social and labour dimensions

    1 - 2 April 2009

    The theme of the conference is "Promoting human prosperity beyond the global financial crisis: Seeking sustainable solutions through social dialogue."

March 2008

  1. Tripartite Technical Meeting on Labour Force Surveys to Compile a Regionally Harmonized Series of Employment Indicators

    3 - 5 March 2008

    In 2007 the ILO Sub-regional Office for the Caribbean launched a project of technical support to collaborate with five selected Caribbean countries in an effort to harmonise their Labour Force Surveys

October 2006

  1. Caribbean Employment Forum, 2006

    10 - 12 October 2006

    Responding to globalization: A decent work agenda for the Caribbean in the context of regional integration.