ILO in the Caribbean

  1. Caribbean SIDS
  1. 18 American Regional Meeting, Lima, 2014
  1. SIDS Photo Competition

News

  1. Suriname signs ILO Decent Work Country Programme

    10 January 2015

    Suriname was the twelfth member State in the Caribbean to sign on to the DWCP. The priorities selected therein were linked to the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for Suriname.

  2. EU and ILO to support CARIFORUM Labour, Private Sector and Employers to fulfil their EPA Obligations

    22 December 2014

    The objective of this project, which will be executed by the ILO in collaboration with CEC and CCL, is for employers and workers to engage more effectively in social dialogue, which in turn is expected to contribute to the design and implementation of effective social and economic development policies.

  3. Latin American Labour Overview 2014 - ILO: Unemployment continued to fall in Latin America and the Caribbean but will rise from 2015

    11 December 2014

Events

  1. © UN Photo/Rick Bajornas 2015

    Ford Foundation-ILO High level event: "Employment and Decent Work for Inclusive and Sustainable Development"

    23 September 2014, From 3-6 pm, Ford Foundation auditorium, 320 East 43rd Street, New York

    In the context of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly, this high-level event brought together Heads of State and Government from developed and emerging economies with key actors of the real economy to discuss the role of Employment and Decent Work in the post-2015 development agenda.

  2. UNTT Youth photography competition themed My Island, Our Caribbean

    2 September - 31 December 2014, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    The United Nations launches a photography competition targeting the youth, ages 18-24, depicting contemporary life in Caribbean SIDS.

  3. The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States

    25 August - 4 September 2014, Apia, Samoa

    SIDS-2014