01 March 2017
Guatemala becomes the 17th country to have ratified Convention No. 175
08 February 2017
The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, whose work constitutes the cornerstone of the ILO's supervisory system on international labour standards, has just published its annual report, along with a General Survey on the occupational safety and health instruments concerning the promotional framework, construction, mines and agriculture.
27 January 2017
The ILS Academy is designed to provide knowledge and tools on international labour standards to a varied audience, building bridges and understanding between groups of participants from different professions and regions, all interested in rights at work. To this end, the programme provides a comprehensive range of training courses in the area of ILS.
Seafarers and their families now ensured of protection in cases of abandonment, death, and long-term disability
18 January 2017
Foreign ships entering the ports of States for which the ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 is in force will be inspected for compliance by port State control authorities.
12 January 2017
Sri Lanka is the 81st ILO member State and the 16th Asian State to have ratified the Convention
Uzbekistan ratifies the Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize Convention, 1948 (No.87)
16 December 2016
Uzbekistan becomes the 154th member State of the ILO to ratify this Fundamental Convention
30 November 2016
This guide aims to explain the concept of reasonable adjustments (“reasonable accommodation”) and provide practical step-by-step guidance on how and when these should be provided in the workplace.
16 November 2016
Landmark Convention will boost global efforts to ensure decent work for the world’s 38 million workers in the fishing sector.
15 November 2016
Governing Body (GB.328/INS/17/9), October 2016