Events

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

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).

May 2019

  1. Sectoral Meeting on Promoting Decent Work and Safety and Health in Forestry

    6 - 10 May 2019

April 2019

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2019 - Safety and Health and the future of work

    28 April 2019

  2. ILO100: Law for Social Justice

    15 - 17 April 2019

  3. ILO invites you to a 24-hour Global Tour to celebrate its Centenary

    11 April 2019

    From the time the first event begins until the last one ends, the Centenary global online tour will showcase the ILO over 24 hours, across four continents.

  4. Global Dialogue Forum on Decent Work in the Management of Electrical and Electronic Waste (E-waste)

    9 - 11 April 2019

March 2019

  1. A Quantum Leap for Gender Equality: For a Better Future of Work for All

    8 March 2019

    Featuring Yalitza Aparicio, Oscar-nominated lead actress from the film Roma (BAFTA best film winner), as the keynote speaker.