January 2018

  1. Policy-related framework conditions, new business models, and implications of a more radical energy transition

    30 January 2018

    Presenter: Mary Jean Burer, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
    Chair: Kamal Gueye, ENTERPRISES

  2. ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018: The role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural communities

    30 - 31 January 2018

    The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, to be held on 30-31 January 2018, will provide a platform for youth to engage in a dialogue with Member States, the ILO and UN agency partners

  3. Launch of How Immigrants Contribute to Developing Countries' Economies in Paris (ECLM project)

    24 January 2018

    An event was held in Paris on 24-25 January 2018 to launch the report, How Immigrants Contribute to Developing Countries' Economies. The report was produced in the context of the project "Assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination" (ECLM). The agenda for this event can be downloaded below.

  4. Atomized Incorporation: State-Labor Relations in Contemporary China

    23 January 2018

    Presenter: Sungmin Rho, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies Chair: Rafael Peels, ACTARV

  5. 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. Inception Report for the Global Commission on the Future of Work: Your thoughts

    11 December 2017 - 30 April 2018

    Ahead of the first meeting of the Global Commission on the Future of Work, the ILO prepared an Inception Report with the aim of setting the stage for a fruitful discussion. The ILO is inviting its tripartite constituents as well as others with expertise in the world of work, including companies, foundations, civil society organizations and individuals, to share their views on the issues raised in the report and to provide any additional thoughts on the theme of the Future of Work.

  2. GAIN Conference: Just Transition

    6 - 7 December 2017

  3. ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean Breakfast Meeting

    5 December 2017

    This event will showcase in a concise, high-impact manner how the ILO is preparing with the Caribbean for the future of work through the presentation of the two aforementioned documents. This aims to reinforce ILO’s voice and visibility as the world’s expert agency for the world of work, and indeed the future of work, in this case focusing on training.

  4. © Thierry Falise / ILO 2018

    Global Forum on Just Transition

    5 December 2017

    Under the framework of the Green Centenary Initiative, 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.

  5. 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.