• "Thank you Soma"

    On the occasion of International Migrants Day, the ILO premieres a new documentary that aims to challenge common perceptions about migrant domestic workers.

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  • Working together in Lebanon

    Women and men, Syrian refugees and host communities work alongside each other building an irrigation channel as part of an ILO project in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley.

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  • Mrunal Thakur tells harrowing real-life story of forced prostitution

    To mark Human Rights Day on 10 December, the ILO’s 50 for Freedom campaign against modern slavery is highlighting the harrowing real-life story of a woman who was forced into prostitution. Told by actress and model Mrunal Thakur, the story has been made into a feature-length film, ‘Love Sonia’, which was released this year.

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  • Stemming the brain drain: Improving skills for migrants and refugees

    An ILO initiative is helping migrants and refugees get recognition for their existing skills and learn new ones – creating a ‘brain gain’ for them and their host countries.

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Programmes and results

  1. ILO's flagship programmes

    The ILO has integrated many of its existing technical projects into five flagship programmes, designed to enhance the efficency and impact of its development cooperation with constituents on a global scale.

  2. Child Labour

    UK Government to support ILO in fighting child labour in South Asia

Cooperation

  1. Partnering for Development

    With over 50 years of experience in development cooperation, the ILO today has a bigger portfolio than ever with some 600 active programmes and projects in more than 100 countries.

  2. ILO, EU and OECD join forces for responsible supply chains

  3. ILO projects worldwide

    Discover the new ILO Development Cooperation Dashboard

Campaigns

  1. 50forFreedom

    Support the international treaty to end modern slavery

  2. Artworks

    Artists engagement programme

    Artworks brings together artists to raise awareness, promote fundamental rights and advocate for social change on world of work issues.

World of Work magazine

  1. Special 2018 issue

    Violence at work

    This year’s edition of the World of Work magazine highlights the themes discussed by the ILO’s 107th International Labour Conference (ILC).