7 March 2014, Geneva, Switzerland
The ILO Women at Work Centenary Initiative: Where we are, and where we want to be.
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.
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
20 February 2014, The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe, Janseniusstraat 1, Leuven, Belgium
The ILO's Deputy Director-General Gilbert Houngbo will hold a high-level public lecture hosted by the University of Leuven.
19 February 2014, Doha
Inspired by the success of recent global South-South Development Expos, and regional knowledge sharing events, the UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States, through its Regional Centre in Cairo and in close cooperation with the UN Office for South-South Cooperation, is holding the first Arab States Regional South-South Development Expo. The ILO is contributing with a Solution Exchange Forum on Youth Employment.
17 - 18 February 2014, Hofburg, Vienna, Austria
The Council of Europe (GRETA monitoring mechanism) has evaluated the anti-trafficking action of almost 30 European countries. The aim of this conference is to take stock of the progress made so far and to discuss the challenges in the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Human Trafficking. It also provides an opportunity to exchange on practices and tools and how legally binding standards, monitoring mechanisms and political strategies can mutually reinforce each other and lead to effective action to counter trafficking in human beings.
13 - 13 February 2014, Brussels, European Parliament
ILO Deputy Director-General will participate in a hearing on sports and human rights, held by the European Parliament Committee on Human Rights, focussing on the situation of migrant workers in Qatar.
9 February - 31 July 2014, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy
The general objective of this course is to develop the knowledge and the understanding for managing the occupational safety and health (OSH).
9 - 10 January 2014, Geneva
Members and partners of the Green Jobs Assessment Institutions Network (GAIN) gathered to discuss how greener economies can create more and better jobs.
1 January - 1 March 2014, Kassel and Berlin (Germany)
The Global Labour University (GLU) invites trade unionists and labour activists to apply to its Masters programmes in ‘Labour Policies and Globalisation’ at the University of Kassel and the Berlin School of Economics and Law (Germany) and the newly launched Masters in ‘Labor and Global Workers’ Right’s’ at Penn State University (USA).