World Day for Decent Work
"Decent work and inclusive growth" is one of the goals of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. But what is the state of decent work in the world today?
ILO-VVGNLI National Tripartite Seminar: Enhancing Labour Administration’s Performance and Strengthening Tripartite Social Dialogue
13 October 2015, New Delhi, India
An ILO-VVGNLI national seminar on labour administration and tripartite social dialogue will be organized on October 13th to present research findings as well as to discuss a work plan on the way forward.
ILO Deputy Director-General for Policy, Ms Sandra Polaski visits India to meet with the constituents and other stakeholders.
- ILO Deputy Director-General for Policy, Ms. Sandra Polaski, meets with Mr Shankar Aggarwal, Secretary, and other officials at the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India
- Release of Training Manuals for Barefoot Technicians (MGNREGA) and for Contractors & Field Engineers (PMGSY) and Impact Assessment Study of PMGSY Roads
- Sandra Polaski shares views on ‘’The Future of Work’’
From India to the Gulf region: Exploring links between labour markets, skills and the migration cycle
This report examines the linkages between labour demand, its relationship to skills and the impact of the recruitment process on these aspects with a focus on migration from India to the GCC.
Validation workshops: Strengthening labour administration and social dialogue in Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala
A series of workshops will be organized in Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore and Trivandrum with the aim of validating state-level studies on labour administration and social dialogue conducted in the respective states.
- Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 27 August 2015
- Mumbai, Maharashtra, 28 August 2015
- Trivandrum, Kerala, 9 October 2015
- Bangalore, Karnataka, TOC
A new ILO study exposes the pitfalls of labour migration for women domestic workers both within India and abroad and provides policy-makers and service providers with deeper insight into the nature of forced labour and trafficking in the region.
Feature - HIV/AIDS
How the ILO supports companies in India to adopt workplace HIV/AIDS programmes benefitting workers and their families and communities.
The ILO actively supports the G20 in its role as the premier forum for international economic cooperation.
As a result of the September 2010 MDG Summit, UN Member States initiated a process to advance the development agenda beyond 2015 and are now leading a process of open, inclusive consultations on the post-2015 agenda.
ILO Country Office for India | August 2015
Formerly entitled Global Employment Trends, the World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2015 includes a forecast of global unemployment levels and explains the factors behind this trend, including continuing inequality and falling wage shares.
The Global Wage Report 2014/15 reviews the main trends in wages in developed, emerging and developing countries. It also analyses inequality in the labour market and in household income.
The study investigates the underlying factors that drive forced labour, of which a major one is illegal profits. Figures include a breakdown of profits by area of forced labour and by region.