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April 2014

  1. Seminar on The Macroeconomics of Income Inequality: A Global Perspective

    11 April 2014, George Washington University, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

    The seminar would explore the macroeconomic implications of rising income inequality, the potential trade-off between redistributive policies and growth, and policy measures that are most likely to deliver redistribution with the least harm to growth.

  2. Global Dialogue Forum on Challenges to Collective Bargaining in the Public Service

    2 - 3 April 2014, Geneva, Switzerland

    Tripartite participants will discuss how the economic and financial crisis has impacted collective bargaining in the public service and other challenges to the development of good labour relations.

March 2014

  1. International Labour Standards for judges and lawyers

    31 March - 4 April 2014, Nyamata, Rwanda

    The ILO is sensitizing judges, lawyers and legal educators on the use of international labour standards in Rwanda

  2. Occupational safety and health management

    31 March - 11 April 2014, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity for the implementation and development of occupational safety and health (OSH) management practices in enterprises.

  3. Youth guarantee: A response to the youth employment crisis?

    24 March 2014, Italian Parliament, Rome,Italy

  4. High-Level Panel on Decent Work in Fragile States

    20 March 2014, ILO headquarters, Geneva

    "If you want peace, cultivate social justice." This was the topic of discussion at a high-level panel event held at ILO headquarters following a discussion by the ILO Governing Body on its technical cooperation programme in fragile States.

  5. Trafficking in human beings: a severe form of violence against women and girls and a flagrant violation of human rights

    10 March 2014, Conference Room 1 (CB), UN Headquarters, New York

    The side event will present the added value of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings in the framework of international standards and the monitoring mechanism set-up to ensure compliance with the Conventions' provisions.

  6. ILO 2014 International Women's Day celebrations

    7 March 2014, Geneva, Switzerland

    The ILO Women at Work Centenary Initiative: Where we are, and where we want to be.

  7. Doha Evidence Symposium : “What Works” To Improve Youth Labour Productivity?

    6 - 8 March 2014, Doha, Qatar

    The symposium brings together policy makers and practitioners with academics and researchers to present and discuss the evidence base for “what works” in increasing the employment and productivity of youth in the Middle East and North Africa regions.

February 2014

  1. Subcommittee on Wages of Seafarers of the Joint Maritime Commission (February 2014)

    26 - 27 February 2014, Geneva, Switzerland

    Updating of the minimum monthly basic pay or wage figure for able seafarers: Seafarers’ Wages, Hours of Work and the Manning of Ships Recommendation, 1996 (No. 187); Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, Guideline B2.2.4 – Minimum monthly basic pay or wage figure for able seafarers

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