Press releases

June 2014

  1. Partnerships

    Netherlands extends agreement with ILO to combat child labour in agriculture

    09 June 2014

    Project addresses seasonal work by children in hazelnut farming in Turkey.

  2. Mongolian ILC visit

    Mongolia boosting business, investment and worker rights

    09 June 2014

    Mongolia sets up An Employed Mongolian with a Job and Income programme as part of measures to support business, Prime Minister tells ILC delegates.

  3. 103rd International Labour Conference

    Jordanian PM lauds “strong partnership” with ILO, underscores complex challenges facing Jordan

    09 June 2014

    In a special address to the International Labour Conference (ILC), Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour speaks of collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO), the effects of the Syrian refugee crisis on Jordan and the country’s reform drive.

  4. Press release

    ILO calls for strong commitment to jobs ahead of Ouagadougou +10 Summit

    06 June 2014

    High levels of youth unemployment and inequalities call for more pro-employment policies to promote job-rich growth in Africa’s development.

  5. Decent Work in Arab States

    ILO and Oman pledge to continue joint promotion of decent work in the Sultanate

    05 June 2014

    The ILO and tripartite representatives sign an agreement to extend the Decent Work Country Programme in Oman until 2016.

  6. Red Card to Child Labour

    Mike Einziger, Ann Marie Simpson, Pharrell Williams, Hans Zimmer and friends raise their voices against child labour

    05 June 2014

    Award winning musicians are working in harmony to support the ILO's efforts to combat child labour.

  7. Red Card to Child Labour

    Campaign to combat child labour launches at the opening of the 2014 Football World Cup

    05 June 2014

    The ILO’s Red Card to Child Labour campaign sends out a message that children have a right to play, not work.

May 2014

  1. Forthcoming

    ILO to publish World Social Protection Report

    29 May 2014

  2. © ILO 2015

    28 May -12 June 2014

    Funes de Rioja elected President of the International Labour Conference

    28 May 2014

    Daniel Funes de Rioja, President of the International Organisation of Employers (IOE), will chair the 103rd annual International Labour Conference.

  3. Forthcoming

    ILO to publish its annual flagship report “World of Work”

    19 May 2014