Press releases

April 2015

  1. Arab Labour Conference

    ILO Director-General to open Arab Labour Conference in Kuwait

    18 April 2015

    Guy Ryder to address the opening of the 42nd session of the Arab Labour Conference.

  2. Press release

    ILO Director-General to attend the 2015 Job Summit in Ghana

    09 April 2015

    The first-ever National Job Summit in Accra, Ghana will kick off on 15 April in the presence of H.E. President John Dramani Mahama, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder and Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Africa, Aeneas Chapinga Chuma

  3. ILO Partnerships

    Members of g7+ discuss creating jobs for peace through Fragile-to-Fragile Cooperation

    09 April 2015

    ILO and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in Brussels meeting on Fragile-to-Fragile Cooperation between countries moving into sustainable development

  4. International Labour Conference

    Media accreditation information for the 104th ILO International Labour Conference

    09 April 2015

March 2015

  1. Press release

    Lao PDR could overcome least developed country status with AEC says new report

    27 March 2015

    The ILO will host a meeting in Vientiane, Lao PDR on 25 March 2015 on ASEAN Community 2015: Managing Integration for Better Jobs and Shared Prosperity - National Policy Dialogue

  2. © Flickr/N. Sawka 2015


    Israel helps ILO promote decent work for Roma youth

    27 March 2015

    Contribution will focus on Central and Eastern Europe

  3. Social dialogue

    ILO welcomes Fiji tripartite agreement on labour relations

    25 March 2015

  4. Africa CEO Forum

    African CEOs commit to achieving zero HIV-related discrimination at work and promoting voluntary and confidential counselling and testing

    16 March 2015

    A new ILO-UNAIDS publication captures the commitment of business communities from around the world to scale up the response to HIV in Africa.

  5. ILO-UNDP High-level meeting sponsored by 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, Moldova and Germany.

  6. 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.