ILO in the Caribbean


  1. 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.

  2. End of year message from the Director, ILO Office for the Caribbean and closure of the Office during the Christmas break

    20 December 2015

    Ms. Coenjaerts speaks of building and even stronger programme for the Caribbean in 2016, focused is on implementation and action.

  3. ILO Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean attends inter-American meeting in Mexico

    10 December 2015

    Also attending were Caribbean representatives from the Bahamas, Barbados, Jamaica and Saint Lucia.


  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.