ILO in the Caribbean

News

  1. Media Advisory - ILO supports first meeting of the Trinidad and Tobago bipartite forum

    12 February 2016

    The meeting follows an agreement on 5 November 2015 by the affiliates of the Caribbean Congress of Labour (CCL) and the Caribbean Employers’ Confederation (CEC) to establish formal bipartite forums in 15 Caribbean countries in order to deepen cooperation between trade unions and employers’ organizations to better coordinate research and advocacy on matters of mutual importance.

  2. First official Caribbean visit of ILO Regional Director, José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs

    12 February 2016

    Mr Salazar-Xirinachs is expected to attend the first meeting of the Trinidad and Tobago bipartite forum

  3. United Kingdom joins renewed fight to end forced labour

    22 January 2016

    The UK has ratified the 2014 Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention, 1930, adding its support to Norway and Niger in the campaign to end modern slavery.

Events

  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.

  2. Training of tripartite constituents by Research Department

    21 - 29 May 2015

  3. Independent evaluation of the ILO’s decent work country programmes, strategies and actions in the Caribbean (2010-15)

    1 April - 31 July 2015

    The ILO is conducting an evaluation of the ILO’s decent work country programmes, strategies and actions in the Caribbean. The evaluation will be managed by the Evaluation Office in close coordination with the ILO DWT/CO-Port of Spain and the Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean (RO-Lima) DWT/CO- Port of Spain.