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Appointment of the Director-General of the ILO

At its 326th Session in March 2016, the ILO Governing Body approved the following timetable for the appointment of the Director-General in view of the current term of office of the Director-General ending on 30 September 2017:
  • 18 April 2016: The Chairperson of the Governing Body calls for candidatures
  • 15 July 2016: Last date for the reception of candidatures
During the 328th Session of the Governing Body (27 October-10 November 2016):
  • 31 October 2016: Candidate(s) hearings
  • 7 November 2016: Ballot for the election of the Director-General
  • 1 October 2017: New term of office of the Director-General commences

Candidate

  1. Guy Ryder (United Kingdom)