Enhanced programme of development cooperation for the occupied Arab territories

This document reports on progress made and planned ILO interventions within the context of the programme of development cooperation in the occupied Arab territories. It highlights ongoing ILO initiatives addressing the situation of workers and key challenges. Within the context of a deteriorating labour and employment situation in the occupied Arab territories, particularly in Gaza, the Governing Body is invited to: (i) support the Office in further promoting the Decent Work Agenda and social justice for the Palestinian people; (ii) take note of the achievements made since the last reporting period; (iii) take note of and further support the progress made on labour law reform as an important milestone for the realization of good labour governance; and (iv) take note of the need for expanded, diversified and strengthened partnerships and resources for the promotion of decent work for Palestinian women and men.

Meeting document | 30 September 2019