Meeting documents

February 2017

  1. Working Party on the Functioning of the Governing Body and the International Labour Conference

    Review of the Standing Orders of the International Labour Conference (ILC) First set of amendments for the effective functioning of the ILC in its reduced two-week format

    22 February 2017

  2. Meeting document

    Progress report on the implementation of the Enterprises Initiative

    22 February 2017

    This paper presents a progress report on the implementation of the Enterprises Initiative and the strategy for wider ILO engagement with the private sector, and makes recommendations for improvement. The Governing Body is invited to request the Director-General to continue to implement the recommendations for improving ILO engagement with the private sector (see draft decision in paragraph 43).

  3. Meeting document

    First Supplementary Report: Documents submitted for information only

    22 February 2017

  4. Meeting document

    Matters arising out of the work of the 105th Session (2016) of the International Labour Conference Programme of work to give effect to the resolution on Advancing Social Justice through Decent Work

    21 February 2017

    The Governing Body is invited to discuss and endorse the proposed programme of work to give effect to the outcome of the evaluation of the impact of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization (Social Justice Declaration) (see the draft decision in paragraph 43).

  5. Policy Development Section

    ILO Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17: Report on progress

    21 February 2017

    As requested by the Governing Body at its 325th Session (October 2015), this document reports on progress in the implementation of the Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17. The Governing Body is invited to approve the Office’s proposal for the continued implementation of the Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17 until the end of 2018 (see the draft decision in paragraph 33).

  6. Meeting document

    Matters arising out of the work of the 105th Session (2016) of the International Labour Conference: Follow-up to the resolution concerning decent work in global supply chains: Roadmap for the programme of action

    20 February 2017

    This document presents a roadmap for the implementation of the programme of action on decent work in global supply chains, as requested by the decision of GB.328/INS/5/1(Add.1)

  7. Programme, Financial and Administrative Section

    Matters relating to the Administrative Tribunal of the ILO: Update on discussions with the European Patent Organisation on possible future action to improve the Tribunal’s caseload

    20 February 2017

    As requested by the Governing Body at its 326th Session (March 2016), this paper contains a progress report on the discussions with the European Patent Office with a view to identifying a solution to the difficulties caused by the number of complaints which are filed by officials against the European Patent Organisation (EPO) and which threaten the ability of the Administrative Tribunal of the ILO to serve all other organizations (see the draft decision in paragraph 8).

  8. Meeting document

    The ILO and the United Nations Development System

    17 February 2017

    At its 328th Session the Governing Body requested the Director-General to report to the March 2017 Governing Body session on the outcome of the United Nations (UN) discussions on a new Quadrennial Comprehensive Policy Review (QCPR) resolution and other 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (2030 Agenda) implementation activities. This paper provides an update of the ILO’s work within the context of the United Nations Development System (UNDS) with emphasis on the implications of the UN General Assembly’s recently adopted QCPR resolution. It also presents an update of ILO support to tripartite constituents in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and recent developments concerning selected multi-stakeholder partnerships (see draft decision at paragraph 27).

  9. Working Party on the Functioning of the Governing Body and the International Labour Conference

    Improving the functioning of the International Labour Conference: Arrangements for the 106th Session (2017)

    17 February 2017

  10. Meeting document

    Agenda of the International Labour Conference

    16 February 2017

    To provide guidance on the implementation of the strategic and coherent approach up to the centenary session in 2019, and initiate consideration of proposals for the Conference agenda for 2019 and beyond, including the strategic approach to be followed (see the draft decision in paragraph 29).