Events and meetings

October 2019

  1. Training course on creating productive jobs and promoting productivity growth through structural transformation

    14 - 18 October 2019

    This course focuses on the relationship between the creation of decent work and structural transformation and productivity growth.

September 2019

  1. 18ème Séminaire régional africain pour les praticiens des travaux à Haute Intensité de Main-d’œuvre

    9 - 13 September 2019

    Le thème de cette édition est: "Vers un développement local durable et inclusif: approches locales basées sur les ressources et création d'emplois décents".

  2. 18th African Regional Seminar for Labour-Based Practitioners

    9 - 13 September 2019

    The theme of this edition is: "Towards sustainable and inclusive local development: local resource-based approaches and decent job creation".

June 2019

  1. ILO100 YOUTH DEBATE: Young leaders and labour market transitions

    13 June 2019

    This YOUTH DEBATE brings together young leaders from across the globe to share their views about key elements that impact young peoples’ transitions to and within the labour market. The focus will be on decent work and productive employment from the perspective of: the school-to-work transition; technological change, including new forms of work and lifelong learning; and gender equality, rights and voices.

  2. Boosting Skills for a Just Transition and the Future of Work - 6 June, 2019

    6 June 2019

    ILO Global Forum on a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

  3. The World Employment Programme: Past, present and future

    4 June 2019

    The event will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the launch of the World Employment Programme and its contributions to the work of the ILO, its members, and will reflect on the lessons learned from the past to influence present and future approaches.

May 2019

  1. The Decent Jobs for Youth Annual Conference

    28 - 29 May 2019

    The Decent Jobs for Youth annual conference in 2019 will run under the theme Rights and Voices of Youth, promoting an inclusive and rights-based youth employment agenda that allows youth to find their voice and advance their interests.

  2. Training course on Public Employment Programmes

    27 - 31 May 2019

    This five-day training course prepares policy makers to achieve SDGs through effective design and implementation of PEPs for poverty reduction, decent work, sustainable and labour standards.

  3. STRENGTHEN: Global Knowledge-Sharing Workshop

    14 - 15 May 2019

April 2019

  1. Aspirations and the Future of Work: Global Evidence

    19 April 2019

  2. Skills Development and the Future of Work in Bangladesh

    12 April 2019

    This seminar provided a platform to exchange lessons learned on skills development and discuss policy responses by the Government of Bangladesh in the context of the Future of Work.

  3. Workshop on Quality Apprenticeships held in West Africa

    2 - 4 April 2019

    This three-day workshop, organized as part of the Global Initiative for Decent Youth Employment, examined the challenges and opportunities for a quality apprenticeship system in the six West African countries participating in the event.

  4. Workshop on Quality Apprenticeships in West Africa

    2 - 4 April 2019

    This three-day workshop, organized as part of the Global Initiative for Decent Youth Employment, examined the challenges and opportunities for a quality apprenticeship system in the six participating countries in West Africa.

  5. Recent Policy Innovations for Decent Work in Korea: Supporting Employment through Social and Financial Subsidies

    1 April 2019

March 2019

  1. Evolving employment challenges in the Basque Country

    11 March 2019

February 2019

  1. Know About Business (KAB) training for teachers in Marshall Islands

    25 February - 2 March 2019

    The ILO in collaboration with the Ministry of Education(MoE) and Public School System (PSS) is delivering a KAB training for teacher in Marshall Islands from 25th February – 2nd March 2019 in Majuro, Marshall Islands.

  2. If You Want Peace & Development, Work for Social Justice

    20 February 2019

    Special event on the World Day of Social Justice

  3. ILO-Norway “SKILL-UP” Partnership Programme meet to examine progress and plans by the end of the year

    14 February 2019

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) invited representatives of the ILO’s SKILLS Branch and ILO’s Partnerships for Development Department (PARDEV) to Oslo on 14 February to examine progress on Phase II of the Norway-ILO Programme Collaboration Agreement (PCA).

January 2019

  1. Achieving Equal Pay: Lessons from the ILO 2018-2019 Global Wage Report and Global Stakeholders

    17 January 2019

December 2018

  1. The ILO and the United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP24

    2 - 14 December 2018

    The twenty-four session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) will be held in Katowice, Poland on 2-14 December 2018. As an observer organization, the ILO seeks to contribute to global negotiations and national actions against climate change, while promoting opportunities for decent work creation and ensuring a just transition for all.