Urban unemployment will keep rising in Latin America and the Caribbean and is seen reaching 9.4% in 2017
19 October 2017
In a new joint report, ECLAC and the ILO indicate that labour conditions deteriorated in a context of low regional economic growth, although some signs of recovery exist.
16 October 2017
Report published by the ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) launched at a regional conference in May 2017
13 October 2017
ILO encourages employment-centered response in line with its Recommendation 205.
04 October 2017
This Regional Bipartite Meeting is dedicated to discussion and adoption on joint policy positions which the regional organizations CCL and CEC will advocate and promote within CARICOM forums and their affiliates will champion at the national level.
13 September 2017
ILO Workshop on "Reporting on ILO Conventions and Recommendations" underway in Guyana today, and is attended by representatives from 13 ILO Caribbean member States. Government and workers' and employers' representatives are receiving training on the planning, preparation and writing the reports to government officials who coordinate the preparation of reports on International Labour Standards.
Media Advisory: Trade, investments and projects from China generate 1.8 million jobs in Latin America and the Caribbean
06 September 2017
The first study conducted on the impact of economic relations with China in terms of quantity and quality of jobs in this region demonstrated the lack of information in this regard, but at the same time suggests various characteristics of a relationship which has intensified and taken on “a growing complexity”.
29 August 2017
21 August 2017
In the presence of the Prime Minister of Sweden and the President of Mauritius, the ILO has launched a high-level international body to address the challenges of the rapidly transforming world of work.
12 August 2017
"Young people globally have spoken of their vision for a future with decent work. We know what works to improve decent employment outcomes of youth, let’s make it happen! " says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.
43rd meeting of the ILO/CINTERFOR Technical Committee - Reinventing vocational training to face the future of work
08 August 2017
Institutions and specialists from Latin America and the Caribbean are meeting in Costa Rica to analyse the challenges posed in the areas of education and training by the transformations taking place in the world of work. The ILO has proposed a series of general guidelines to bridge major gaps in matters of productivity, productive development and human resources.