News and events


  1. Press release

    Province of Central Java to establish a Joint Inspection Team for Labour Norms in fisheries sector

    29 May 2023

    The Joint Inspection Team will enhance the fishing industry and provide the better protection for workers in the fishing sector, particularly those who work on board fishing vessels.

  2. Publication

    United States - ILO Cooperation

    22 May 2023

    Overview of United States-ILO cooperation, May 2023

  3. © ILO/F. Latief 2023


    ILO welcomes the ASEAN Declaration on Placement and Protection of Migrant Fishers

    19 May 2023

    The issuance of the ASEAN Declaration on Placement and Protection of Migrant Fishers is in line with ILO’s work in Indonesia to strengthen and support the realization of decent working conditions for Indonesian fishers within the country and abroad.

  4. South-South and Triangular Cooperation

    CPLP-ILO Cooperation

    19 May 2023

    The partnership between the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Community of Portuguese-Speaking Countries (CPLP) is anchored in social justice, particularly Decent Work, and promotes tripartite dialogue along with South- South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC). For more information about CPLP – ILO cooperation, refer to the South-South Meeting Point platform, which provides the latest updates and relevant documents on this partnership.

  5. Press release

    Roundtable on Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions held in Delhi

    04 May 2023

    ILO, UNICEF and UNRCO India come together to discuss the potential for creating jobs in the green, digital and care economies

  6. News

    ILO, Quezon City convene dialogue to enhance Migrant Workers Resource Centre

    04 May 2023

    The Quezon City Migrant Worker Resource Centre (MRC) convened a dialogue with more than a hundred returning migrant workers and provided services to strengthen reintegration.

  7. Factsheet, May 2023

    Overview of Switzerland-ILO Cooperation

    03 May 2023

  8. News

    Philippines launches Healthy Workplace Initiative on SafeDay

    02 May 2023

    On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the Philippines rolls out its National Policy Framework on the Promotion of Healthy Workplace.

  9. Publication

    BRICS-ILO Cooperation

    02 May 2023

    An overview of recent collaboration on development cooperation between governments, social partners, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and private partners from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (the BRICS) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

  10. © Ricardo Stuckert / PR 2023


    Inequality and social justice on the agenda of talks between ILO Director-General and Brazil’s President

    21 April 2023

    On his first official visit to the Latin America and Caribbean region, ILO Director-General Gilbert F. Houngbo and Brazil’s President Lula discussed the ILO’s Global Coalition for Social Justice initiative.