Speeches and statements
ILO Statement to the 2014 ECOSOC High-Level Segment
08 July 2014
When asked about the kind of future they want, people from every continent overwhelmingly speak about decent jobs.
ILO Statement to the 2014 ECOSOC Integration Segment
28 May 2014
Employment is the key that unlocks the door of economic and social development and environmental sustainability.
Focus on: the MDGs, SDGs and post-2015 agenda
This report draws on evidence from over 140 developing countries and finds that a common factor amongst those countries that have achieved higher per capita income and sustained growth was quality jobs.
The Governing Body is invited to recommend the tripartite constituents, and to request the Director-General, to support a six-point strategy for further work on a post-2015 sustainable development framework (see the draft decision in paragraph 24).
Report of the Secretary-General to the 2014 ECOSOC Annual Ministerial Review
14 April 2014