Indigenous women’s voice and empowerment more important than ever to ensure a better future of work for all
08 August 2017
Ten years since the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was adopted, the international community renews its commitment to promote the empowerment and voice of indigenous women.
04 August 2017
The key mechanism to reach consensus on sustainability, prosperity, justice and peace continues to be tripartite dialogue.
26 July 2017
The final in a series already conducted in the Bahamas, Guyana, Saint Lucia, and Suriname, the Seminar this week brought together Delegates from Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago as part of the Brazilian support under the Regional Initiative - Latin America and Caribbean free of Child Labour.
20 June 2017
The partners agreed that greater collaboration between both Organizations will be beneficial to Governments and social partners of the region, especially in light of the integrated nature of the 17 SDGs.
13 June 2017
Jamaica ratifies the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, as amended (MLC, 2006) and the Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention, 1930
12 June 2017
“Children in areas affected by conflict and disasters are among the most vulnerable. No child must be left behind,” says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in his statement for World Day Against Child Labour.
ILO Joint EMP/Skills-Green Jobs Programme and Research Project - EXTENSION in the Call for Proposals for 2 consultancies: Skills for green jobs study for Barbados and for Guyana
29 May 2017
These country studies will be updated for the 2018 ILO flagship Report entitled World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO 2018) on green economies and the world of work. This Report is foreseen to come out in May 2018.
ILO to convene landmark event on “The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Americas” on 31st May-1st June
26 May 2017
Extension in the call for expression of interest: Research paper on non-standard forms of employment and contract labour in Guyana
24 May 2017
The ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, is pleased to launch a call for Proposals for national or international consultants/companies interested in carrying out a national study on non-standard forms of employment in Guyana.
23 May 2017
The region is on the way to become a global leader in gender diversity and management, according to a new ILO report.