Press releases

January 1998

  1. Press release

    Cooperation Agreement between the IOC and the ILO

    19 January 1998

    GENEVA (ILO News) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have formally agreed to join efforts "in promoting social justice and human dignity" and in encouraging activities "which contribute to the elimination of poverty and child labour" around the world.

December 1997

  1. Press release

    Arrangements for the appointment of the Director-General

    19 December 1997


  2. Press release

    ILO's 12th Asian Regional Meeting Concludes Work

    11 December 1997


  3. Press release

    Women's Progress in Workforce Improving Worldwide, But Occupational Segregation Still Rife

    11 December 1997


  4. Press release

    ILO Director-General warns of potentially grave social consequences of asian financial crisis

    09 December 1997


  5. Press release

    ILO Meeting to address concerns of workers, employers and governments over globalization, economic uncertainty

    09 December 1997


  6. Press release

    Africa Undergoing Economic Revival Jobs Policy Can Ignite Further Growth

    08 December 1997


November 1997

  1. Press release

    ILO Calls for Action against Youth Unemployment and Other Forms of Social Exclusion

    28 November 1997


  2. Press release

    ILO Governing Body to Examine Declaration on Fundamental Rights

    21 November 1997


  3. Press release

    ILO Governing Body: Proposal for a Declaration on Fundamental Rights to be discussed

    06 November 1997