June 2016

  1. World of Work Summit 2016

    Juncker: Social dialogue should return to centre of economic development

    09 June 2016

    Addressing the International Labour Conference the President of the European Commission has called on the ILO to partner with the EU to support economic integration and social progress around the globe.

  2. Press release

    ILO welcomes the new political declaration on ending AIDS adopted by the UN General Assembly

    08 June 2016

    UN Member States have adopted a new Political Declaration at the United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS

  3. World Day Against Child Labour

    ILO: Ending child labour in supply chains is everyone's business

    08 June 2016

  4. News

    Belgium ratifies the Safety and Health in Construction Convention, 1988 (No. 167), and the Part-Time Work Convention, 1994 (No. 175)

    08 June 2016

  5. Social Security

    Ukraine ratifies the major Social Security Convention of the ILO

    06 June 2016

    During the 105th session of the International Labour Conference, Ukraine became the 53rd ILO Member State to ratify Convention No. 102 on minimum standards of social security - the key international instrument defining a comprehensive and adequate social security system.

  6. Press release

    ILO and Singapore renew Partnership Agreement to promote decent work in Southeast Asia

    06 June 2016

    The International Labour Organization and the Singapore Ministry of Manpower will cooperate on activities related to occupational safety and health, tripartism and social dialogue.

  7. 105th Session of the International Labour Conference

    ILO World of Work Summit and visit of European Commission President Juncker

    06 June 2016

  8. © Alexandre Baron 2017


    Mali becomes the third African country to ratify the Protocol of 2014 on forced labour

    01 June 2016

May 2016

  1. 105th session of the International Labour Conference

    ILO head calls on global community “to bring about the future of work that we all want”

    30 May 2016

    Guy Ryder, Director-General of the ILO, has told delegates to the 105th International Labour Conference that the world of work is key to meeting the many challenges humanity faces.

  2. Official visit

    Switzerland calls on the ILO to meet challenges relating to the future of work

    30 May 2016

    The guest of honour at the opening day of the 105th International Labour Conference, Swiss President Johann Schneider-Ammann advocates a strong ILO, ready to respond to rapid change in the world of work.