November 2017

  1. Natural productivity or unnatural rents?, presentation by Philippe Askenazy

    17 November 2017

    Presenter: Philippe Askenazy, CNRS-Centre Maurice Halbwachs Chair: Sangheon Lee RESEARCH

  2. Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2017: Opening a whole World of Opportunities

    15 - 18 November 2017

    Under the auspices of the Ministry of International Cooperation, the ILO Cairo Office and the Middle East Council for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurship (MCSBE) will hold the third annual Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit in Hurghada from 15 to 18 November 2017, titled "Opening a whole World of Opportunities".

  3. IV Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labour

    14 - 16 November 2017

  4. Multinational enterprises, development and decent work: the approach of the MNE Declaration

    10 November - 12 May 2017

    24 participants from 14 countries from the Latin American and Caribbean region gathered in the ILO Regional Office in Lima for a one-week training on the ILO Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy.

  5. The ILO and the United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP23

    6 - 17 November 2017

    The annual United Nations Climate Change Conference will be presided by Fiji and held in Bonn, Germany from 6-17 November 2017. This twenty-third session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23) will meet with the objective to advance the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement and achieve progress on its implementation guidelines.

October 2017

  1. Facebook Live on 2017 Global Estimates of Modern Slavery and Child Labour

    24 October 2017

    The ILO will hold a special Facebook Live Session on the 2017 Global Estimates of Modern Slavery and Child Labour on Tuesday, 24 October at 08:30 GMT (10:30 Geneva time).

  2. The Future of Work We Want: the Workers’ Perspective

    18 - 20 October 2017

  3. ILO International OSH Conference at A+A

    17 - 20 October 2017

    The ILO International OSH Conference 2017 provides a forum for stakeholders to learn about current research, resources and good practices and to share experiences related to the following session topics: - How Businesses and Workers are Collecting and Using OSH Data and Information to Improve OSH Performance - Violence and Psychosocial Risks at Work - OSH in Global Supply Chains - OSH for Youth

  4. Meeting of Experts on Safety and Health in Opencast Mines

    16 - 20 October 2017

  5. WorldSkills Conference 2017: Skills strategies for a globalized world

    16 - 17 October 2017

    Conference themes include: the globalization of skills and careers in an increasingly digitized world; jobs and skills mismatch; labour force mobility and the constraints of existing qualifications; skills development in cities, and; combating gender inequality in skills. The session on Jobs and Skills mismatch is being organized in partnership with the ILO.