Tools and resources

Featured below is a list of key resources (Conventions and Recommendations) as well as practical resources and tools for companies interested in aligning their operations with principles contained in international labour standards.

Check out available resources for business on the following topics:

Visit the website of the Multinational Enterprises and Enterprises Engagement Unit for other topics related to corporate social responsibility and social policy.

Check out training courses organized at ITC-ILO Turin (Italy):

Check out webinars organized with the UN Global Compact Office

Guidance on national law and practice:

For information on the national legal context and resources and tools on the national level, please contact the national Ministry of Labour or the national employers’ or workers’ organization.

For more information on the national employers’ federation, visit the website of the International Employers’ Organization, the organization with the largest representativity of the private sector in the world, currently consisting of 148 national employers' organizations from 141 countries (November 2010).

For more information on the national workers’ organizations, visit the website of the International Trade Union Confederation. The ITUC represents 176 million workers in 151 countries and territories and has 301 national affiliates (March 2011).