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15 February 2017
Forum to examine the drivers of change as they affect the world of work in the Caribbean and identify the proactive action needed to shape the future of work.
09 February 2017
Report covers temporary work, part-time work, temporary agency work and subcontracting, dependent self-employment and disguised employment relationships.
09 February 2017
ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, to address the Opening of the Meeting, themed "Realizing Decent Work under the 2030 Agenda
23 - 24 February 2017
This year the Meeting will present an opportunity to have an exchange on the continuing challenge to promote a more inclusive and sustainable growth process with more and better jobs, as well as allow the Ministers to articulate and share their perspectives around the Future of Work, drawing from the national level dialogues that have occurred in the past year.
22 February 2017
The Forum will examine the drivers of change as they affect the world of work in the Caribbean and identify the proactive action needed to shape the future of work that the Caribbean wants.
9 December 2016
Rainer Pritzer, Senior Specialist, Social Dialogue and Labour Administration, ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, will present on this topic between 10.00 - 11.00 am (AST), and hold a 30 minute question and answer session following his presentation.