News room

August 2019

  1. © Etinosa Yvonne / ILO 2019

    Youth delegates call for systematic changes to global youth employment policies

    05 August 2019

    Young leaders at the ILO Global Youth Employment Forum in Nigeria highlight need for better jobs, entrepreneurship, training and rights.

  2. Draft Revised Labour Code Discussed in Uzbekistan

    04 August 2019

    From July 31 to August 3, 2019, the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations of the Republic of Uzbekistan jointly with the International Labour Organization organized a seminar on Improving Labour Legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

July 2019

  1. ILO Organizes a First-time International Certification Course on Labour Mediation in Georgia

    30 July 2019

    The certification course helped to increase the recognition of certified conciliators and mediators and raise awareness on ILO standards and competencies.

  2. Training for trade union lawyers and leaders on the use of international labour standards and the ILO supervisory machinery

    28 July 2019

    On July 25-27, 2019 in Issykkul region, Kyrgyzstan, a three-day training workshop was organized for trade union leaders and lawyers from Central Asia on the use of international labour standards and the ILO supervisory machinery.

  3. 2021 declared International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour

    26 July 2019

    The UN General Assembly has urged the international community to step up efforts to eradicate forced labour and child labour, and declared 2021 as the Year for the Elimination of Child Labour.

  4. The Issyk-Kul School for Young Trade Unionists from Central Asia

    22 July 2019

    ISSYK-KUL, KYRGYZSTAN (ILO News) – On the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul, the gem of Kyrgyzstan, the Federation of Trade Unions of Kyrgyzstan (FTUK) organized a summer school for young trade unionists “The Future of Work and the Role of Young Trade Unionists in Promoting Decent Work” with financial support of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

  5. Strategic Compliance Conference for Department of Labour Inspection in Azerbaijan

    16 July 2019

    LABADMIN/OSH and ILO DWT and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia held a conference on strategic compliance, labour inspection and employment in Baku, Azerbaijan, 11 and 12 July 2019, with a total of 90 participants from the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection, the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs, Confederation of Trade Unions, the State Labour Inspection Service and representatives of other ministries.

  6. ILO Multi-Pillar Pension Model and Global Trends in Pension System Developments – Seminar in Moscow

    10 July 2019

    Social partners, policy makers and researchers discussed topical issues related to pension system development, taking into account national context, on 10 July 2019 at the Financial University in Moscow.

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    ILO addresses decent work deficits at forum to review SDGs

    10 July 2019

    The International Labour Organization is playing an important part in a meeting reviewing progress on six of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. In a report, presented at the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, the ILO is calling for more action on SDG 8.

  8. Statistical analysis of skills demand and supply kicks off in the Kyrgyz Republic

    09 July 2019