The 2030 Agenda for sustainable development: Latest news

  1. Financing for Development

    Investing in Youth & Ensuring Decent Jobs to Harness the Demographic Dividend

    15 July 2015

    Remarks by Mr Aeneas C. Chuma ILO Regional Director for Africa at a Side on Event Investing in Youth & Ensuring Decent Jobs to Harness the Demographic Dividend on the Occasion of the First-Ever World Youth Skills Day, during the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

  2. Third International Conference on Financing for Development

    Ensuring policy coherence and an enabling environment at all levels for sustainable development

    14 July 2015

    ILO Director-General speaking note for Round Table 2 UN Conference on Financing for Development.

  3. Financing for Development

    Leveraging Migration, Remittances and Diaspora Contributions for Financing Sustainable Development

    14 July 2015

    Opening Remarks by Stephen Pursey, Director, ILO Multilateral Cooperation Department, at the GMG-OECD Side Event to the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

  4. Briefing

    Post-2015 Development Agenda: Dialogue on Strengthening Capacities and Building Effective Institutions

    22 May 2015

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and government representatives from Germany and Moldova presented the outcome of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG) Dialogue on Strengthening Capacities and Building Effective Institutions for the Implementation of the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

  5. Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF

    The role of decent work in the post-2015 agenda for sustainable development and an end to poverty

    18 April 2015

    Statement by Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General, to the World Bank-IMF Development Committee.

  6. Economic and Social Council 2015 Integration Summit

    "Making Dignity and Prosperity the Norm"

    31 March 2015

    Keynote Address by Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General. Economic and Social Council Integration Segment, New York 31 March 2015

  7. ILO Governing Body

    ILO must be "fit for purpose" to support post-2015 development goals

    23 March 2015

    UN Secretary-General's Special Advisor on Post-2015 Development Planning Amina Mohammed discusses the emerging post-2015 development agenda and the prominent role the Decent Work Agenda is taking on. She stressed the importance of individual members of the UN family being "fit for purpose" in supporting an integrated approach to sustainable development. Ms Mohammed was at the ILO attending a High-Level Segment of the ILO Governing Body.

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    ILO Governing Body

    ILO Governing Body focuses on G20 and the post-2015 development agenda

    23 March 2015

    Amina Mohammed, UN Special Advisor on Post-2015 Development Planning and Faruk Celik, Minister of Work and Social Security of Turkey addressed a High-Level Segment of the ILO Governing Body, discussing the emerging post-2015 development agenda and the priorities of the G20 Employment and Labour Ministers meeting to be held in Turkey in September 2015.

  9. Post-2015 Agenda

    Challenges of implementation of Decent Work in the post-2015 Agenda in Europe and its responsibility in the world

    17 March 2015

    Remarks by Stephen Pursey, Director Multilateral Cooperation Department, ILO

  10. ILO-UNDP High-level meeting sponsored by Germany and Moldova

    Strengthened capacities, effective institutions critical for successful implementation of the post-2015 development agenda

    02 March 2015

    The Global Dialogue launched in 2014 by the United Nations Development Group, which resulted in calls from around the world for more responsive governance and better public service provision, concluded with this high-level meeting organized by the ILO, UNDP, Moldova and Germany.