Events and meetings

March 2009

  1. InFocus Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility, During the March 2009 Governing Body

    8 - 20 March 2009

February 2009

  1. Turin training course on "Promoting the ILO Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy (ILO MNE Declaration)”

    11 - 13 February 2009

December 2008

  1. The Labour Dimension of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): from principles to practice

    10 - 12 December 2008

    Audience: the course is designed for ILO constituents and professionals involved with CSR and labour practices issues, such as project managers, executives and technical experts from: Enterprises of all sectors and sizes, Workers’ and employers’ organizations and Governments

November 2008

  1. Youth Entrepreneurship as Career Option in EAP: Key Components for Success

    14 November 2008

  2. World Urban Youth Forum

    1 November 2008

    More than 500 youth activists from over 50 countries world-wide, gathered for the opening of the UN-HABITAT World Urban Youth Forum.

August 2008

  1. Implementing the right of people with disabilities to vocational training

    25 - 26 August 2008

  2. 4th World Youth Congress

    21 August 2008

    Held every 2 years. This 4th WYC Congress celebrates youth and the role they play in achieving the MDGs

July 2008

  1. 14th UN International Day of Cooperatives: “Confronting climate change through Cooperative Enterprises”

    5 July 2008

June 2008

  1. Sub-regional Meeting "Disability Legislation: Decent Work for Persons with Disabilities in Asia"

    23 - 24 June 2008

  2. European Employment Week: Adapting to change - making Europe a prosperous labour market

    11 - 12 June 2008

    15th edition in 2008 - More information from

December 2007

  1. ILO - Subregional Tripartite Meeting of Experts on Decent Employment for Young People

    6 - 7 December 2007

    The “Subregional Tripartite Meeting of Experts on Decent Employment for Young people” was organised by the Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Affairs of Slovenia and the International Labour Office (ILO) to discuss how economic growth can be accompanied by the creation of decent employment for young people.

November 2007

  1. Interregional Symposium on the Informal Economy - Enabling transition to formalization

    27 - 29 November 2007

    Organized by EMP/POLICY, Employment Sector and the Social Protection Sector

October 2007

  1. ILO Forum on Decent Work for a Fair Globalization

    31 October - 2 November 2007

    Decent work opportunities for women and men

  2. 12th ILO Regional Seminar for Labour-based Practitioners (2007)

    8 - 12 October 2007

    This Seminar under the theme 'Prioritizing Employment in Government Policies and Investments in Infrastructure Programmes' focused on key development issues that increase the impact of investments and government programmes on employment creation.

September 2007

  1. Global Forum on Youth and ICT for Development - “Youth and ICT as Agents for Change”

    24 - 26 September 2007

May 2007

  1. World Bank Conference - "Young People in Eastern Europe and Central Asia: From Policy to Action"

    21 - 24 May 2007

  2. Workshop 2007 : Apprenticeship in the informal economy in Africa

    3 - 4 May 2007

April 2007

  1. ILO Eleventh African Regional Meeting

    24 - 27 April 2007

    At four yearly intervals, the African Regional Meeting brings together the political, economic and social actors from the countries of the region.

August 2006

  1. ILO Fourteenth Asian Regional Meeting

    29 August - 1 September 2006

    The overall theme of the 14th AsRM is Realizing Decent Work in Asia.

May 2006

  1. ILO Sixteenth American Regional Meeting

    2 - 5 May 2006

    This Regional Meeting is intended to provide a forum for tripartite delegations to express their opinions on the themes addressed by the Report prepared by the Director-General of the ILO for this meeting.