News

2016

  1. Working visit

    Côte d’Ivoire and the ILO to step up cooperation in the fight against child labour

    25 April 2016

    Redoubling efforts to eliminate child labour in Côte d’Ivoire by 2025.

  2. News

    First Lady of the Côte d’Ivoire to visit the International Labour Organization

    22 April 2016

  3. Press release

    Regional constituents examine good practices in combating child labour

    19 April 2016

    Workshop brought together government, employer, worker and NGO representatives from the region to share knowledge on ways to tackle child labour.

  4. Our impact, their voice

    The scourge of rural Madagascar: Child labour in domestic work

    30 March 2016

    An ILO study in rural areas of Madagascar sheds light on the main causes leading to child labour

  5. Project launched

    New ILO project to combat unacceptable forms of work in the Thai fishing and seafood industry

    16 March 2016

    ILO, in partnership with Thailand’s Ministry of Labour and the Delegation of the European Union to Thailand, is launching a new project to combat unacceptable forms of work in the Thai fishing and seafood industry.

  6. Event

    Launch of new project to combat unacceptable forms of work in the Thai fishing and seafood industry

    The launch and signing ceremony of the EU-funded project, Combatting Unacceptable Forms of Work in the Thai Fishing and Seafood Industry.

  7. Agenda

    Launching Ceremony Agenda Combatting Unacceptable Forms of Work in the Thai Fishing and Seafood Industry

    16 March 2016

  8. Concerts against child labour

    2016 “Festival Meetings” concert series to support the Music Initiative

    15 February 2016

    Milano Classica, in collaboration with the Milan network of Middle Schools Specialising in Music, announced the launch of the second edition of the “Festival Meetings” at a press conference at Palazzina Liberty in Milan on 1 February.

  9. News

    Inter-agency Coordination Council on Elimination of the WFCL meets in Dushanbe

    10 February 2016

    On 10 February 2016, a meeting of the Inter-agency Coordination Council on Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour (WFCL) in Tajikistan was organized by the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Migration. The meeting was chaired by Rajabali Rajabov, head of the Ministry’s Department of social partnership and OSH, Faizizoda Ismoil, deputy chairman of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Tajikistan and Azizbek Sharipov, chairman of the Union of Employers of Tajikistan.

  10. News

    Results of National Child Labour Survey presented in Bishkek

    05 February 2016

    The National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic organized a roundtable to present findings of the second National Child Labour Survey (NCLS). The survey was undertaken in 2014-2015 with the technical support of the ILO.