Resources on future of work

  1. Report

    Care work and care jobs for the future of decent work

    27 June 2018

    This report takes a comprehensive look at unpaid and paid care work and its relationship with the changing world of work. A key focus is the persistent gender inequalities in households and the labour market, which are inextricably linked with care work.

  2. Media advisory

    ILO to launch new report addressing the looming global care crisis

    20 June 2018

  3. World Congress of the UNI Global Union, Liverpool

    Don’t let the new brutalism shape our future

    19 June 2018

    In a speech to the World Congress of the UNI Global Union in Liverpool, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder says we need a future of work with labour rights, inclusion, social justice, decent work, sustainability and democracy.

  4. Press release

    ILO facilitated National Dialogue on the Future of Work in the Tea Sector in Sri Lanka

    15 June 2018

    The International Labour Organization Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives facilitated a National Dialogue on the Future of Work in the Tea Sector in Sri Lanka on the 14th June 2018.

  5. Global Summit in Singapore

    The future we want depends on innovative policies, responsible business conduct and people-centred technology

    14 June 2018

    ILO head says that “businesses have a central role to play in fighting the global scourge of forced labour”.

  6. Electronic library on labour administration and inspection and occupational safety and health

    e-labadminOSH 2018: USB Card

    12 June 2018

    Everything you want to know about occupational safety and health, as well as labour administration and labour inspection, in two clicks, with intuitive navigation and an user-friendly trilingual interface.

  7. Future of Work

    Information session on the work of the Global Commission on the Future of Work

    30 May 2018

    The world of work is undergoing a major process of change driven by technology, demographics and climate change. In order to understand and respond effectively to these new challenges the ILO has launched a "Future of Work initiative".

  8. CNN Money

    Violence and harassment in the workplace on the agenda at the ILO

    29 May 2018

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder discusses world of work issues with CNN Money Switzerland, including the future of work, rights at work, and an upcoming discussion at the ILO's International Labour Conference on violence and harassment in the workplace.

  9. Special 2018 issue

    World of Work magazine: Violence at work

    24 May 2018

    This year’s edition of the World of Work magazine highlights the themes discussed by the ILO’s 107th International Labour Conference (ILC).

  10. Global Commission on the Future of Work

    ILO Global Commission shapes framework for final report

    18 May 2018

    The third meeting of the Global Commission on the Future of Work focussed on key themes of next year’s landmark report.