Monitoring compliance with ILO standards: Significant achievements and opportunities ahead

This event will allow a discussion of the role of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations and its relationship with the Conference Committee on the Application of Standards in the context of achieving better compliance with ILO standards.

The event Monitoring compliance with ILO standards: Significant achievements and opportunities ahead has been organized, within the ILO centenary celebrations, to allow a discussion of the role of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (CEACR) and its relationship with the Conference Committee on the Application of Standards (CAS) in the context of achieving better compliance with ILO standards.

A conversation between a panel of esteemed key speakers will be live-streamed in three languages to ensure the widest possible participation and dissemination.

The new publication Monitoring compliance with international labour standards: The key role of the ILO Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations will also be launched on that occasion.

The event is scheduled for 15.00-18.00 on 28 November 2019 in Room II (See the programme).

Chairperson:
Judge Graciela Dixon Caton, current Chairperson CEACR

Opening remarks:
Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General

Panellists:
  • Judge Robyn Layton, former Chairperson CEACR 2001-2007
  • Professor Janice Bellace, former Chairperson CEACR 2008-2009
  • Judge Abdul Koroma, former Chairperson CEACR 2013-2018
  • Sonia Regenbogen, Employer Vice-Chairperson CAS
  • Marc Leemans, Worker Vice-Chairperson CAS
  • Patrick Rochford, Chairperson CAS 2019
All welcome to attend in person or by following the live-stream which may be accessed here in English, here in French and here in Spanish. Recordings of the event, in each of the three languages, will be web-posted approximately one week after the event.