October 2014

  1. Seminar on the Challenges of Job-Rich and Inclusive Growth - Concluding Session: Growth and Reform Challenges

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

    Drawing on the first three sessions, this concluding session brought together policy makers to discuss the important dilemmas and tradeoffs that countries grapple with as they seek to implement reforms to deliver job-rich and inclusive growth.

  2. IMF Seminar on Challenges of Job-Rich and Inclusive Growth

    8 October 2014, Washington DC - 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Local time (Live webcast)

  3. 2014 International Summit of Cooperatives

    6 - 9 October 2014, Quebec

    The International Summit of Cooperatives is a biennial gathering where leaders of cooperative and mutualist enterprises get together to discuss their concerns about the current and future business challenges they all share.

  4. “Why trade matters to everyone”

    1 - 3 October 2014, Geneva

  5. ACTRAV Symposium on the role of trade unions in the promotion of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) in the Asia- Pacific region

    1 - 3 October 2014, Jakarta, Indonesia

    35 Union leaders from 14 countries in Asia and the Pacific will participate in the Symposium to place greater emphasis on Occupational Safety and Health and promote collective bargaining in the region.

  6. Better Data to Better Monitor the Status of Women in Informal Employment, Unpaid Work and Work in Rural Areas and Agriculture

    1 - 2 October 2014, Genève, Suisse

September 2014

  1. ILO-OECD High-Level Roundtable on Responsible Supply Chains in the Textile and Garment Sector

    29 - 30 September 2014, OECD Conference Cetre, Paris, france

    This roundtable will provide a forum for dialogue on building responsible supply chains in the textile and garment sector that contribute to inclusive growth and sustainable development, in line with the recommendations of the ILO Tripartite Declaration of principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. The roundtable will also identify challenges and possible areas for future collaborative action.

  2. What works on employment services for youth and why?

    25 - 26 September 2014, ILO Geneva, R2 room VII

    Area of critical importance Jobs and Skills for youth knowledge-sharing workshop

  3. © UN Photo/Rick Bajornas 2014

    Ford Foundation-ILO High level event: "Employment and Decent Work for Inclusive and Sustainable Development"

    23 September 2014, From 3-6 pm, Ford Foundation auditorium, 320 East 43rd Street, New York

    In the context of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly, this high-level event brought together Heads of State and Government from developed and emerging economies with key actors of the real economy to discuss the role of Employment and Decent Work in the post-2015 development agenda.

  4. UN Climate Summit 2014

    23 September 2014, UN headquarters - New York