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July 2015

  1. Web page

    Official web site of the Documentary Photographer, Ismail Ferdous

    02 July 2015

  2. Web page

    4th Conference of the Regulating for Decent Work Network

    02 July 2015

  3. Cooperatives

    When work is more than “just a job”

    02 July 2015

    As the world celebrates the International Day of Cooperatives, ILO News looks at how one cooperative in Brooklyn, New York, is offering migrants a dignified and sustainable way to make a decent living.

  4. © WHO /Winnie Romeril 2015

    Occupational safety and health

    Ebola: How decent work in the health sector saves lives of health personnel

    01 July 2015

    International labour standards and tools, if correctly applied, are very effective in protecting frontline health workers treating patients with potentially deadly infectious diseases, such as Ebola, says Christiane Wiskow, Senior Health Sector Specialist at the International Labour Organization (ILO).

June 2015

  1. HIV/AIDS

    Looking over the fence: HIV/AIDS workplace programmes in India

    29 June 2015

    How the ILO supports companies in India to adopt workplace HIV/AIDS programmes benefitting workers and their families and communities.

  2. Labour data

    Myanmar: New labour force survey addresses data gap

    26 June 2015

    Reaching high coverage, the first labour force survey in Myanmar in a quarter century will provide results in October that will shape the country’s employment policy.

  3. © Kevin Jaako 2015

    Informal economy

    Ways out of informality: How a new ILO standard tackles the informal economy trap

    23 June 2015

    Following the adoption of the new ILO Recommendation on the transition from the informal to the formal economy, ILO News takes a look at some of the best practices around the world that helped shape this historic international labour standard.

  4. ILO Blog

    Migrant Worker Resource Centres: Supporting justice and fair treatment

    23 June 2015

    A network of 23 Migrant Resource Centres has provided guidance and legal counsel to thousands of migrants all across the Asia-Pacific region. In our latest blog post, Programme Officer Max Tunon shows us how they work.

  5. Employment-Intensive Investment in

    Liberia

    18 June 2015

    Africa

  6. International Domestic Workers’ Day

    'I dared to ask'

    16 June 2015

    One woman’s courage led to greater protection for domestic workers in South Africa. Her struggle illustrates the challenges faced by all vulnerable workers.