Events

February 2016

  1. Women in Business and Management: Gaining Momentum in the Middle East and North Africa

    1 February 2016

    Women in the MENA region have been progressing in the economy, following similar global trends, and have been positioning themselves at more prominent business and management levels. Still their full potential remains underutilized, resulting in significant missed opportunities for economic development in the region.

January 2016

  1. Research department seminar - Labor politics in China where markets meet state and society

    28 January 2016

    Presentation by Gaochao He, Sun Yat-Sen University

  2. © Teplyakov, Litvinov / Gazprom 2016

    Tripartite Sectoral Meeting on Occupational Safety and Health and Skills in the Oil and Gas Industry Operating in Polar and Subarctic Climate Zones of the Northern Hemisphere

    26 - 29 January 2016

  3. ILO research seminar on the Future of Work

    19 January 2016

    The Future of Work seminar at the ILO gathered a panel with leading global experts in labour market, social and economic issues to develop further the discussion around the ILO Centenary initiative on the Future of Work.

  4. ILO and UGTT meeting on unionization of migrant workers in Tunisia

    6 January 2016

    The meeting presented an opportunity to discuss the FAIR project’s strategic axes related to the labour movement in Tunisia.

  5. Tripartite Meeting on Fair Recruitment in Tunisia

    5 January 2016

    The meeting focused on validating the terms of references of an upcoming ILO diagnostic study on fair recruitment processes in Tunisia.

December 2015

  1. Workers’ Symposium on Decent Work in Global Supply Chains

    15 - 17 December 2015

    Trade union representatives, senior ILO officials and experts from Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, and the Arab regions will attend the symposium to discuss and agree on how best to promote Decent work in the Global Supply Chains.

  2. Tackling child labour in supply chains - Child Labour Platform (CLP) Meeting

    14 - 15 December 2015

    The December meeting of the CLP will include a panel discussion on the role of investors in eliminating child labour in supply chains, both from the perspective of companies and investors themselves. The meeting will also provide an opportunity for discussion on key themes, including remediation, impact assessment and the role of multi-stakeholder initiatives and due diligence. New CLP tools and research will be presented, with a focus on detailed training material on child labour being developed by a member company, with the support of the ILO.

  3. Disentangling goods, labor and credit market frictions in three European economies

    11 December 2015

    Presentation by Etienne Wasmer, Sciences Po Paris

  4. © Aristocrats-hat 2016

    2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development follow-up and implementation:role for Trade Unions

    11 - 12 December 2015