News room

April 2019

  1. Diagnostics of Informality in Tajikistan

    09 April 2019

    “The three pillars of the ILO human-centred agenda for the future of work – investing in people’s capacities, investing in the institutions and work and investing in decent and sustainable work - will surely guide the national efforts in reducing informality and promoting formalization” – this statement was made by Valentin Mocanu, ILO Moscow Senior Specialist on Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and OSH, at the opening of a national tripartite + round table in Dushanbe on 9 April, organized in the framework of the ILO project “From the Crisis towards decent and Safe Jobs”.

  2. Training for Judges in the Russian Federation

    05 April 2019

    Fifteen judges came together on April 5 in Moscow to learn how international labour standards can be used in resolving labour disputes in domestic courts.

  3. Activists welcome progress towards eradication of forced labour, child labour in Uzbekistan

    03 April 2019

    A conference in Brussels has welcomed an ILO report that found the Uzbek government did not systematically use child labour or forced labour during the 2018 cotton harvest. The report found that government reforms are having an impact, but that there are still many challenges at local level.

March 2019

  1. 100 years in a day – the ILO embraces the globe with a ‘virtual’ tour

    28 March 2019

    A global webcast, covering 24 offices in 24 hours, will showcase the diversity of ILO work, as part of the ILO 100 celebrations.

  2. © J. Barande/Ecole polytechnique 2019

    Business models worldwide face radical change: ILO-IOE study

    25 March 2019

    A new study finds that innovation and flexibility are needed in the face of major changes affecting the way businesses around the world operate.

  3. Interagency Training Workshop on HIV Prevention in Volgograd

    23 March 2019

    A training workshop “Strengthening HIV/AIDS Programmes at Work in the Volgograd Oblast” took place in Volgograd on March 21 and 22.

  4. Workshop in Armenia to Celebrate the Centenary of the International Labour Organization

    16 March 2019

    On March 14-15, the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia (CTUA) with support of the International Labour Organization organized in Agveran a workshop entitled “The ILO Centenary: Future of Work and the Role of Trade Unions in Promoting Decent Work”.

  5. The ILO Head Praised Partnership with Russia and Russia’s Role in the Organisation’s Work

    14 March 2019

    Guy Ryder observed that people in Russia attach great importance to work

  6. ILO Head Calls Up To Guarantee the Right To Lifetime Learning

    14 March 2019

    Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization, observed that today’s graduates do not possess skills to last during their whole working life.

  7. Delegation from Viet Nam Visits ILO Moscow Office

    11 March 2019

    A delegation of senior executives from Viet Nam has arrived in Moscow to take part in the Russian Business Week at the joint invitation of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) and of the “Applying the G20 Training Strategy: A Partnership of the ILO and the Russian Federation” (G20TS Project).