Events and meetings

The ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for India (DWT/CO-New Delhi) organizes and takes part in a number of events and meetings in the sub-region. Below is a list of upcoming and past events. Any queries should be sent to the office by email.

2017

  1. Workshop with Academicians and Experts on Draft Labour Code on Social Security and Welfare

    13 April 2017

    A workshop with academicians and experts was organized to take inputs into the draft labour code on social security and welfare. The draft code aims to simplify, rationalize and consolidate the laws pertaining to social security in order to make them easy to comprehend, implement and enforce.

  2. Gender Challenges: A Conversation with Bina Agarwal

    10 April 2017

    A joint ILO and UN Women event

  3. Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop on promotion of good workplace practices for SMEs

    27 - 29 March 2017

    The workshop focusses on improving OSH practices in the manufacturing sector using ILO’s Work Improvements in Small Enterprises (WISE) methodology.

  4. Women at Work in Asia - Lessons for India’s low female labour force participation.

    1 March 2017

    Female labour force participation in India is not only low but has also been on the decline. What’s ailing the labour market and how to remedy this trend was discussed at length at this joint ILO-FESDIG event.

  5. Training workshop on promotion of good workplace practices for small and medium-sized enterprises using ILO’s WISE training methodologies

    1 - 3 March 2017

    Occupational safety and health standards optimize workers’ productivity, ensure safe workplaces, and cater to the development of organizations. The event is aimed at increasing awareness on OSH practices and also in addressing the challenges around it.

  6. Training of Trainers (ToT) of UNIDO-ACMA Counsellors on SCORE

    20 - 23 February 2017

    ILO-SCORE organized Part one of Training of Trainers (ToT) of UNIDO-ACMA counsellors in India on SCORE Training Module 1: 'Workplace Cooperation'.

  7. Fast Track VCT@WORK – Closing the HIV testing gap

    16 - 17 February 2017

    Nearly 1 million workers took the HIV test in 2016 in five Indian states. Successes continue but ILO pushes for greater cooperation for an integrated response to HIV and AIDS.

  8. Technical Discussion on strengthening implementation of Bonded Labour System (Abolition) Act and inter-state Migrant Workmen Act

    2 - 3 February 2017

    To discuss mechanisms for strengthening implementation of Bonded Labour and Inter-State Migrant Workmen Act with select Indian states.

  9. What is #FutureOfWork? - A joint event by ILO and Youth Ki Awaaz

    21 January 2017

    From entrepreneurship, working conditions to women at workforce – what challenges do the young Indians face in their work lives?

  10. Human Rights Defense International (HRDI) Conference on Indian Workers in the Gulf

    14 January 2017

    The Human Rights Defense International is an NGO that holds an annual conference which includes migration. The theme this year was Labour in the Gulf.