Committee on the Application of Standards

The Committee’s Report will be adopted in the Plenary sitting of the International Labour Conference at the Palais, today between 14.30 and 18.30

Composition of the Committee

Committee documents

  1. Third item on the agenda: Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations

    23 June 2016

    Report of the Committee on the Application of Standards

  2. Third item on the agenda: Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations

    10 June 2016

    Report of the Committee on the Application of Standards

  3. C.App./D.16 - Draft General Report

    08 June 2016

  4. C.App./D.15 - Draft outcome of the discussion by the Committee on the Application of Standards of the General Survey concerning the migrant workers instruments

    07 June 2016

  5. Report of the High–Level Tripartite Mission to Bangladesh (Dhaka, 17–20 April 2016)

    07 June 2016

  6. C.App./D.14 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    06 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Zimbabwe on C.98

  7. C.App./D.13 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    06 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Czech Republic on C.111

  8. C.App./D.12 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    02 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Honduras on C.169

  9. C.App./D.11 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    02 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Irland on C.98

  10. C.App./D.10 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    02 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Guatemala on C.87

  11. C.App./D.9 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    01 June 2016

    Information received from the Government of Belarus on C.29

  12. C.App./D.8 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    31 May 2016

    Information received from the Government of Philippines on C.87

  13. C.App./D7 - Information supplied on the application of ratified Conventions

    31 May 2016

    Information received from the Government of Madagascar on C.182

  14. C.App./D6 - Working Schedule for the examination of the Individual Cases by the Committee on the Application of Standards

    31 May 2016

  15. C.App./D.5 - Statement of the Chairperson of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, Judge Abdul G. Koroma

    31 May 2016

  16. C.App./D.4 (Add1) - List of member States invited to appear before the Committee and texts of the individual cases

    31 May 2016

  17. C.App./D.4 - List of individual cases

    31 May 2016

  18. C.App./D.2(Rev.) - Cases of serious failure by member States to respect their reporting or other standards-related obligations

    31 May 2016

  19. C.App./D.3 - Statement by Ms Corinne Vargha, representative of the Secretary-General

    30 May 2016

  20. C.App./D.0(Rev.) - Provisional working schedule of the Committee on the Application of Standards

    30 May 2016

    The tentative working schedule has been adopted by the committee. Please check in the Daily Bulletin below for actual time schedules.

  21. C.App./D.1 - Work of the Committee

    06 May 2016

    This document sets out the manner in which the work of the Committee on the Application of Standards (CAS) is carried out. It is submitted to the Committee for adoption when it begins its work at each session of the Conference.

Reports submitted to the Conference

  1. Report III (1A)

    Report of the Committee of Experts on the application of Conventions and Recommendations

    05 February 2016

    The Report describes the manner in which the Committee of Experts undertakes its work, the extent to which member States have fulfilled their constitutional obligations in relation to international labour standards, and draws the attention to issues of general interest arising out of the Committee’s work. It also includes observations concerning particular countries that cover the sending of reports, the application of ratified Conventions, and the obligation to submit instruments to the competent authorities.

  2. Report III (1A) - part I: General report

    General Report of the Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

    05 February 2016

    This document describes the manner in which the Committee of Experts undertakes its work and the extent to which member States have fulfilled their constitutional obligations in relation to international labour standards, and it draws the attention to issues of general interest arising out of the Committee’s work.

  3. Report III (1B)

    Promoting fair migration: General Survey concerning the migrant workers instruments

    22 February 2016

    Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (articles 19, 22 and 35 of the Constitution).

  4. Report III(2)

    Information document on ratifications and standards-related activities (up to 31 December 2015)

    26 April 2016

    Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations.

Background information

  1. 105th International Labour Conference

    Labour standards in action: Migration under the lens

    23 May 2016

    Corinne Vargha, Director of the International Labour Standards Department at the ILO, introduces the work of the 'Committee on the Application of Standards' and the challenges and opportunities it faces heading into the 105th International Labour Conference. (Closed captions available)