The world of work is undergoing a major process of change. In order to understand and to respond effectively to these new challenges the International Labour Organization has launched a "Future of Work initiative" in order to be able to advance its mandate for social justice.
News and events
Global Commission on the Future of Work
21 August 2017
Future of Work Initiative
16 August 2017
Future of Work Issue Note Series
ILO's Network on Future of Work
This independent review considers the implications of new forms of work on worker rights and responsibilities, as well as on employer freedoms and obligations. It sets out 7 principles to address the challenges facing the UK labour market.
Psychology and the International Labor Organization: The Role of Psychology in the Decent Work Agenda
By David Blustein, Jonas Masdonati, Jérôme Rossier
The ILO has a century-long tradition of working on the psychology of work and is now faced with new and growing challenges as the world work is undergoing far-reaching changes. This short note discusses how ILO can benefit from recent psychosocial studies.
Hosted by Economics of Innovation
Sep 16–19, 2017. Tallinn, Estonia.