Events

April 2018

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

    23 - 27 April 2018

    The third meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee established by the Governing Body in accordance with Article XIII of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006) will take place at the ILO in Geneva from 23 to 27 April 2018.

January 2018

  1. Meeting of Experts to adopt a Code of Practice on Safety and Health in Shipbuilding and ship repair

    22 - 26 January 2018

December 2017

  1. GAIN Conference: Just Transition

    6 - 7 December 2017

  2. Global Forum on Just Transition

    5 December 2017

    Under the framework of the Green Centenary Initiative, the The ILO and the United Nations climate change secretariat are convening a Global Forum on Just Transition on the 5th of December, 2017, in Geneva.

  3. The Future of Work in the Caribbean: What do we know? What do we need to know?

    4 December 2017

    A report on the findings will contribute towards the ILO global Initiative, including a constituent meeting to be convened by the ILO in 2018.

November 2017

  1. Launch of the engagement platform of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth

    29 November 2017

    The event brings together partners of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth and other key youth employment actors to celebrate the launch of the online engagement platform and learn more about the ongoing work and opportunities for collaboration.

  2. Jobs and Skills Mismatch – Job-rich growth for Sustainable Development

    27 - 28 November 2017

    On 27-28 November 2017, the Employment Policy Department will bring together researchers, policy-makers, practitioners and other stakeholders to review and discuss on-going research on demand for jobs and bottlenecks in developed and developing countries.

  3. Social Dialogue and the Future of Work

    23 - 24 November 2017

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), the International Association of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions (AICESIS) and the Economic and Social Council of Greece (OKE) are jointly organizing a Conference on “Social Dialogue and the Future of Work”. The Conference is organized in the framework of the ILO’s Director General’s Future of Work Centenary Initiative and the cooperation agreement between AICESIS and ILO.

  4. High-level seminar on the “Sharing Economy and its Social Challenges”

    21 November 2017

    ILO and the Permanent Mission of Belgium will jointly hold a High-level seminar on the “Sharing Economy and its Social Challenges” in Room II (R3 level, South) at ILO headquarters, Geneva, from 3.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 21 November, 2017.

  5. Tripartite Meeting of Experts to identify possible action to promote decent work and protection of fundamental principles and rights at work for workers in export processing zones (EPZs), Geneva

    21 - 23 November 2017

    The agenda of the Meeting is 1) to discuss possible action to promote decent work and fundamental principles and rights at work for workers in export processing zones (EPZs); and 2) to adopt conclusions which will provide guidance on the content and modalities for an action plan on EPZs as called for in the 2016 ILC conclusions on decent work in global supply chains.