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Labour standards

International labour standards have grown into a comprehensive system of instruments on work and social policy, backed by a supervisory system designed to address all sorts of problems in their application at the national level.  more

What's new

  1. Maritime Labour Convention

    Maritime Centenary Challenge: reaching 100 ratifications of the MLC, 2006

    23 January 2019

  2. Forced labour

    Russian Federation’s renewed commitment to combat forced labour

    17 January 2019

    The Russian Federation has ratified the Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention, 1930, becoming the 28th ILO Member State to do so.

  3. Work in Fishing Convention

    UK joins efforts to ensure decent work in the fishing sector

    16 January 2019

    The United Kingdom has ratified the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188), becoming the 13th ILO Member State to do so.

  4. Tripartite Consultation

    Samoa ratifies the Tripartite Consultation (International Labour Standards) Convention, 1976 (No. 144)

    12 December 2018

  5. Collective Bargaining

    Mexico ratifies the Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98)

    26 November 2018