Media Advisory: ILO to host Labour Inspection Training workshop

ILO to host Labour Inspection Workshop in Saint Kitts and Nevis

News | 22 May 2018
The International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with the St. Kitts and Nevis Department of Labour will host a training workshop on Labour Inspection from 23-25 May, 2018 at the St. Kitts/Nevis Bureau of Standards, La Guerite, Basseterre, St Kitts.

Media are cordially invited to attend the opening ceremony on 23 May from 8am to 10am.

The workshop will address the following topics in the morning session of day one: Introduction to labour inspection according to ILO Convention No.81, principles of labour inspection and the role of labour inspectors. In the afternoon, participants will explore working conditions which include wages, working time, maternity and family, employment discrimination, violence at work and inspection of working conditions.

Day two will be dedicated to exploring employment relationships, inspection visits and gender and equality issues. Occupational safety and health (OSH) will be the focus of proceedings on day three.

For further information please contact:
•    Gennike Mayers | | +1 (868) 623 7178/ 7704 ext 412