Events

April 2021

  1. Fourth Meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006)

    21 - 23 April 2021

    The fourth meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee established by the Governing Body in accordance with Article XIII of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, as amended (MLC, 2006) will take place at the ILO in Geneva from 21 to 23 April 2021.

October 2020

  1. XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work: Prevention in the Connected Age

    4 - 7 October 2020

    The ILO, the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA) are jointly organizing the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health 2020.

December 2019

  1. Global Dialogue Forum on Decent Work in the World of Sport

    3 - 5 December 2019

November 2019

  1. Global Social Protection Week

    24 - 29 November 2019

    100 years of social protection with the ILO: the road to universal social protection

September 2019

  1. Meeting of Experts to Adopt Guidelines on the Promotion of Decent Work and Road Safety in the Transport Sector

    23 - 27 September 2019

  2. 10th ILO/JCCU African Cooperative Leaders' Study Tour in Japan

    5 - 14 September 2019

July 2019

  1. Technical Meeting to Promote an Exchange of Views on the Further Development and Implementation of the Integrated Strategy to Address Decent Work Deficits in the Tobacco Sector

    3 - 5 July 2019

June 2019

  1. World Day Against Child Labour 2019 - Children shouldn’t work in fields, but on dreams

    12 June 2019

    This year, the World Day Against Child Labour will look back on progress achieved over a 100 years of ILO support to countries on tackling child labour. Since its founding in 1919, the protection of children has been embedded in the ILO’s Constitution (Preamble) . One of the first Conventions adopted by the ILO was on Minimum Age in Industry (No. 5, 1919).

  2. 108th Session of the International Labour Conference - ILO Centenary Session

    10 - 21 June 2019

  3. Energy transition: Perspectives and opportunities for the world of work

    10 June - 14 May 2019

    This course will provide a conceptual framework for the creation of more and better jobs through the transition to sustainable and clean energy. It will equip participants with the knowledge and understanding of the employment creation potential and the skills required for a transition to sustainable and clean energy and the skills required, as well as concrete strategies for decent work promotion in the sector, from both public and private-sector perspectives. This will include the sharing of national experiences and approaches to managing sustainable energy transitions in rural and urban areas.