Press releases

March 2015

  1. ILO-UNDP High-level meeting with Germany and Moldova

    Strengthened Capacities, Effective Institutions critical for successful implementation of the post-2015 development agenda

    02 March 2015

    The Global Dialogue launched in 2014 by the United Nations Development Group, which resulted in calls from around the world for more responsive governance and better public service provision, concluded with this high-level meeting organized by the ILO, UNDP, the Republic of Moldova and Germany.

  2. Partnership

    United States and Viet Nam launch joint programme with ILO to combat child labour

    02 March 2015

    On 4 December 2014, an ILO project was approved to combat child labour in Viet Nam, based on a donation from the United States Department of Labor of US$ 8 million and US$ 1.2 million from the Government of Viet Nam.

February 2015

  1. International Women’s Day 2015

    ILO to issue an update on progress made on gender equality in the world of work and a working paper on the motherhood pay gap

    26 February 2015

  2. © Tabitha Ross/ILO 2015

    Press release

    New study sheds light on plight of working street-based children in Lebanon

    16 February 2015

    Study is the first of its kind to comprehensively profile the size and magnitude of street-based child labour in Lebanon

  3. Press release

    Algerian Minister kicks off ILO Directors' Meeting in Africa

    05 February 2015

    Mohamed El Ghazi, Minister of Labour, Employment and Social Security of Algeria, officially launched the 2015 Africa meeting of Directors of field offices of the International Labour Organisation (ILO).

  4. © Munir Uz Zaman / AFP 2015


    Progress and achievements to date

    05 February 2015

January 2015

  1. Press release

    ILO to publish a report on employment-oriented investment strategy for Europe

    23 January 2015

  2. Media advisory

    ILO to publish World Employment and Social Outlook - Trends 2015 report

    14 January 2015

  3. Media advisory

    ILO's Bureau for Employers´ Activities to publish new study on women in business and management

    06 January 2015

December 2014

  1. © UN Photo/A. G. Farran 2015

    Press release

    Global Migration Group releases new book on youth and migration

    17 December 2014

    Migration and Youth: Challenges and Opportunities offers unprecedented overview of how youth are affected by migration and agenda to achieve triple win.