The report, which has contributions from UN Women, includes regional and global figures. It also analyses the different factors behind gender gaps in labour markets and presents a series of policy measures to address this issue.
For Geneva UN correspondents: A press briefing will be held on Tuesday 11 December at 11:30 Geneva time in Press Room III at the Palais des Nations. Speakers will be:
- José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs, Executive Director of the ILO Employment Sector
- Ms Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director of UN Women
- Ambassador Jean-Jacques Elmiger, International Labour Affairs, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, Swiss Confederation
Interviews by print, web or broadcast media can be scheduled by contacting the ILO Newsroom (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Department of Communication and Public Information at +4122/799-7912, email@example.com.
Video coverage of the press conference as well as a video interview with the author of the report will be available for broadcasters. Please contact the Department of Communication/Radio and TV Unit (TV_radio@ilo.org) on +4122/799-7935 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Facilities (TV studio and ISDN line) are available for broadcasters wishing to interview the authors by contacting the above.