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As the oldest Specialized Agency of the United Nations, the ILO will celebrate its 100th Anniversary in 2019. The Organization has implemented 7 century initiatives to equip it to successfully take up the challenges of its social justice mandate in the future.
27 September 2018
Subregional Tripartite Meeting to be held in Panama City on 1 October 2018
27 September 2018
Edward Evelyn Greaves, former ILO Senior Specialist in Workers' Activities, passed away on 22 September 2018.
20 September 2018
The ILO meeting will bring together representatives of Governments and employers’ and workers' organizations from the Americas. Media accreditation is now available.
1 October 2018
This will take place in the lead up to the 19th American Regional Meeting scheduled for 2-5 October at the same venue.
2 - 6 July 2018
This support is being provided in the context of the ongoing ILO-Brazil South-South Cooperation project for Support to the Caribbean Countries Members of the Regional Initiative Latin America and the Caribbean Free of Child Labour.Technical Assistance to Caribbean States by the Government of Brazil, in the area of School-to-work transitions.
VPNYEE Webinar: Is migration the solution to youth employment strains? A closer look at trends determinants and impact on labour market growth
29 June 2018
The three quick presentations will be followed by an expanded Q & A session allowing to answer questions from the web based audience.