Press releases

November 2014

  1. Occupational Safety and Health

    Finland joins ILO occupational safety and health programme

    27 November 2014

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder welcomes Finland’s support as a founding member for its new global OSH initiative.

  2. Press release

    Labour Inspectors trained on follow up to BUET inspections in RMG sector

    27 November 2014

    The need for systematic and comprehensive follow up of fire and structural inspections of ready-made garment (RMG) factories by the Department of Inspections of Factories and Establishments (DIFE) was stressed at a workshop held in Dhaka yesterday (25 November 2014).

  3. Report

    The ILO to publish the Global Wage Report 2014-2015

    27 November 2014

  4. Social Protection and Social Dialogue

    High-level Seoul meeting discusses promotion of social protection floors through social dialogue

    20 November 2014

    Prime Minister Jung Hong-won addresses conference on the role of economic and social councils in supporting social protection

  5. Media advisory

    ILO to launch new report on the Greek employment situation

    18 November 2014

  6. © Kirill Kudryavtsev / APF / AFP 2014

    Joint ILO MPI reports

    Many immigrants in Europe struggling to move out of low-skilled jobs; European governments have opportunities to prioritize policies to secure upward mobility

    18 November 2014

  7. © ILO / Ferry Latief 2014

    ILO study

    Developing countries opting for social protection over fiscal consolidation

    17 November 2014

    An ILO report launched ahead of the meeting of Economic and Social Councils in Seoul, South Korea, points to divergent trends: while many countries are moving towards more fiscal consolidation and less social spending, several developing countries are boldly expanding social protection schemes.

  8. Global South-South Development Expo

    ILO presents innovative South-South development solutions

    12 November 2014

    The ILO contribution to the Global South-South Development Expo 2014 will feature scalable solutions related to South-South cooperation on social protection floors, the eradication of child labour, the social and solidarity economy, and fragile States.

  9. Press release

    ILO to highlight women’s employment and social protection at Beijing+20 Review in Africa

    12 November 2014

    The African Regional Conference on the Beijing+20 Review will review global and regional progress in promoting gender equality and women’s rights.

  10. New ILO report

    ILO to issue new study on global trends in social protection (2010-2015)

    12 November 2014