Meeting documents

February 2015

  1. Meeting document

    Background document - Corrigendum

    20 February 2015

  2. Meeting document

    Amendments to the Staff Regulations

    20 February 2015

    The Governing Body is invited to approve the proposed amendments to the Staff Regulations concerning parental leave (see the draft decision in paragraph 5).

  3. Meeting document

    Choice of Conventions and Recommendations on which reports should be requested under article 19 of the Constitution in 2016 Report form for preparing the General Survey concerning occupational safety and health instruments

    20 February 2015

    In the present document, the Governing Body is invited to request governments to submit in 2016, under article 19 of the Constitution, reports on certain occupational safety and health instruments with a view to the preparation of the General Survey by the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations in 2016 and its discussion by the Conference Committee on the Application of Standards in 2017; and to approve the corresponding report form (see the draft decision in paragraph 3).

  4. Meeting document

    Area of critical importance: Protecting workers from unacceptable forms of work

    19 February 2015

    This paper sets out the strategy for the area of critical importance (ACI) on “Protecting workers from unacceptable forms of work”. It provides an overview of the strategy, the main areas of focus and progress on implementation. The Governing Body is invited to provide guidance on the strategy, its implementation and the way forward (see draft decision in paragraph 26).

  5. Meeting document

    Global employment and social challenges: Emerging trends and role of the ILO

    19 February 2015

    The Governing Body periodically reviews global employment and social trends and prospects for internationally coordinated action to strengthen growth. This paper is meant to inform that review. The potential implications for the ILO of the final stages in the preparation of a new United Nations (UN) sustainable development framework are also examined. The Director-General is invited to take into account the Governing Body’s discussion on further research and analysis and the ILO’s support to the UN’s development agenda (see the proposed points for discussion in paragraph 48 and the draft decision in paragraph 49).

  6. Meeting document

    Information and communications technology questions: Progress report on the ILO Information Technology Strategy 2010–15

    18 February 2015

    At its 306th Session (November 2009), the Governing Body approved the ILO’s Information Technology (IT) Strategy for the period 2010–15. The IT Strategy 2010–15 establishes indicators, targets and milestones for each biennium of the six-year period. The Office provides an update on progress on an annual basis. This paper summarizes progress since the last report issued at the 320th Session (March 2014) of the Governing Body.

  7. Meeting document

    Report of the Director-General

    18 February 2015

    This document contains information that the Director-General wishes to bring to the attention of the Governing Body regarding progress in international labour legislation, internal administration, and publications and documents, as set out in the table of contents.

  8. Meeting document

    The ILO’s Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17

    17 February 2015

    As requested by the Governing Body at its 322nd Session in November 2014, this paper proposes: (a) the objectives and mechanisms for informal tripartite consultations on strategic matters pertaining to development cooperation; and (b) new and revised operating principles, deliverables and targets of the ILO’s Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17. The Governing Body is invited to request the Office to: (a) proceed with the organization of informal, tripartite consultations on strategic matters pertaining to development cooperation; and (b) endorse the new and revised operating principles as well as deliverables and targets of the ILO’s Development Cooperation Strategy 2015–17 (see the draft decision in paragraph 10).

  9. Meeting document

    Sectoral and technical meetings in 2014 and proposals for sectoral work in 2016–17

    16 February 2015

    The Governing Body is invited to take note of the outcomes of three meetings held in the second part of 2014 and endorse the proposals made in relation to sectoral meetings for 2016–17 developed through a participative consultative process with tripartite constituents and other ILO units (draft decision in paragraph 27).

  10. Meeting document

    Decisions of the United Nations General Assembly on the report of the 61st session of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Board (2014)

    12 February 2015

    This report summarizes the major issues discussed by the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Board and the decisions of the UN General Assembly on the Board’s report.