Events

January 2019

  1. PAGE Ministerial Conference 2018: Advancing Inclusive and Sustainable Economies

    10 - 11 January 2019

    Being hosted by the Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa, the Third PAGE Ministerial Conference will take place at the International Convention Centre in Cape Town from 10 to 11 January 2019, and highlight and celebrate drivers of innovation and entrepreneurship through inclusivity in advancing green industries for a better and more sustainable future for all.

December 2018

  1. Global Dialogue Forum on Challenges for Decent and Productive Work arising from Digitalization in the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industries

    10 - 12 December 2018

    The Forum will discuss the opportunities and challenges for decent and productive work arising from digitalization and other new technologies in the chemicals and pharmaceutical industries, with the aim of adopting points of consensus, including recommendations for future action by the International Labour Organization and its Members.

November 2018

  1. Tripartite Meeting of Experts on Defining Recruitment Fees and Related Costs

    14 - 16 November 2018

    The ILO Governing Body at its 331st Session agreed to convene in November 2018 a three-day “Tripartite Meeting of Experts on Defining Recruitment Fees and Related Costs”, with the objective to review, amend and adopt draft definitions on recruitment fees and related costs developed by the Office based on a global comparative study and thorough analysis by the Office of definitions of recruitment fees and costs; and recommend ways to disseminate and use the adopted definition at the international and national levels by constituents.
    Please note that this Meeting is by invitation only and not open to the public.

  2. Panel discussion on Jobs for Peace and Resilience

    9 November 2018

October 2018

  1. 9th ILO/JCCU African Cooperative Leaders' Study Tour in Japan

    15 - 24 October 2018

  2. The future of work: more voice for better decisions in the enterprise

    12 October 2018

  3. Child Labour Platform Global Meeting

    11 - 12 October 2018

    The Child Labour Platform will hold the annual global meeting on 11-12 October 2018 in Geneva.

  4. International Labour Standards and Corporate Social Responsibility: Understanding workers’ rights in the framework of due diligence

    8 - 12 October 2018

    This five-day course aims to strengthen the capacity of participants to understand the principles of international labour standards as they relate to company operations (including due diligence related to labour rights) and how those principles can be most effectively implemented in company operations.

  5. 13th Session of the Joint ILO–UNESCO Committee of Experts on the Application of the Recommendations concerning Teaching Personnel (CEART)

    1 - 5 October 2018

September 2018

  1. The Future of Work We Want: Workers' Perspectives from Central and Lusophone African Countries

    26 - 27 September 2018

    The conference will bring together together representatives from trade unions, governments, academia as well as employers to discuss the developments that are driving the world of work in the future.