News

2016

  1. Thailand ratifies the Promotional Framework for Occupational Safety and Health Convention, 2006 (No. 187)

    23 March 2016

    Convention No. 187 is one of the ILO’s essential instruments in safety and health at the workplace

  2. Final Report of the second meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee established under Article XIII of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006)

    14 March 2016

    Geneva, 8-10 February 2016

  3. New Zealand ratifies the ILO Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006)

    10 March 2016

    New Zealand is the 71st member State to have ratified this landmark Convention.

  4. Promoting fair migration - General Survey concerning the migrant workers instruments (2016)

    22 February 2016

    The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations has just published its annual General Survey on member States' national law and practice concerning migrant workers.

  5. First meeting of the Standards Review Mechanism Tripartite Working Group (SRM TWG) - Geneva, 22-26 February 2016

  6. Ad Hoc Tripartite Maritime Committee for the amendment of the Searfarers' Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185)

  7. Second meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee

    The second meeting of the Special Tripartite Committee established by the Governing Body in accordance with Article XIII of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006) will take place at the ILO in Geneva from to 8-10 February 2016.

  8. ILO publishes the annual report on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

    05 February 2016

    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.

  9. Sri Lanka ratifies the Employment Policy Convention No. 122

    05 February 2016

    Sri Lanka is the 110th ILO member State to have ratified this priority Convention

  10. United Kingdom joins renewed fight to end forced labour

    22 January 2016

    The UK has ratified the 2014 Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention, 1930, adding its support to Norway and Niger in the campaign to end modern slavery.