Entry into force of the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188), imminent following ratification by Angola
21 October 2016
On 11 October 2016, the Government of the Republic of Angola deposited with the International Labour Office (ILO) the instrument of ratification of the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188).
Seafarers and their families ensured of protection in cases of abandonment, death, and long-term disability
12 October 2016
ILO member States have confirmed the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention ensuring better protection to seafarers and their families in case of abandonment, death, and long-term disability.
Conference Committee on the Application of Standards: Extracts from the Record of Proceedings (ILC 2016)
23 September 2016
The Conference Committee on the Application of Standards, a standing tripartite body of the International Labour Conference and an essential component of the ILO’s supervisory system, examines each year the report published by the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations.
The Right to Social Security in the Constitutions of the World: Broadening the moral and legal space for social justice
02 September 2016
ILO Global Study, Volume 1: EUROPE
ILO Technical Notes - The state of application of the provisions for social security of the international treaties on social rights
02 September 2016
ILO country-specific reference tools on member States’ compliance and reporting obligations in the field of social security are now available on NORMLEX under Country profiles.
29 July 2016
Algeria is the 79th Member State to have ratified this landmark Convention.
14 July 2016
Portugal is the 78th Member State to have ratified this landmark Convention.
14 June 2016
Overwhelming ILO support for the protection against harassment and bullying onboard ships, improved procedures concerning the maritime labour certificate and an electronic seafarer identity document
13 June 2016
11 June 2016
Governing Body (GB.327/INS/5/4), June 2016