Recommendations and conclusions of sectoral meetings

Consensus reached during such International tripartite sectoral meetings results in recommendations for policy and action for the government, employers and workers. These recommendations, adopted at the end of the meetings, serve as a basis for the development of national policies and programmes, and provide guidance to constituents at international as well as country level.

The list below provides the conclusions and recommendations reached at international tripartite sectoral meetings from 2005 onwards.

Chemical industries

  1. Recommendations of the Meeting of Experts to Examine Instruments, Knowledge, Advocacy, Technical Cooperation and International Collaboration as Tools with a view to Developing a Policy Framework for Hazardous Substances

    13 December 2007

    Recommendations adopted by the Meeting of Experts to Examine Instruments, Knowledge, Advocacy, Technical Cooperation and International Collaboration as Tools with a view to Developing a Policy Framework for Hazardous Substances , 10-13 December 2007

Commerce

  1. Points of consensus - Global Dialogue Forum on the Needs of Older Workers in relation to Changing Work Processes and the Working Environment in Retail Commerce

    22 September 2011

Construction

  1. Global Dialogue Forum on Good Practices and Challenges in Promoting Decent Work in Construction and Infrastructure Projects - Points of consensus

    20 November 2015

    These points of consensus were adopted by the Global Dialogue Forum on 20 November 2015. In accordance with established procedures, they will be submitted to the Governing Body of the ILO for its consideration.

Education

  1. Consensus points of Global Dialogue Forum on Vocational Education and Training

    30 September 2010

    Points of consensus adopted by the Global Dialogue Forum on Vocational Education and Training, 29-30 September 2010

  2. Consensus points - Global Dialogue Forum on Conditions of Personnel in Early Childhood Education

    23 February 2012

Transport equipment manufacturing

  1. Conclusions on employment, social dialogue, rights at work and industrial relations in transport equipment manufacture

    12 January 2005

    Conclusions adopted by the Tripartite meeting on employment, social dialogue, rights at work and industrial relations in transport equipment manufacturing, 10-12 January 2005

Financial services; professional services

  1. Conclusions of the the Global Dialogue Forum on the Impact of the Financial Crisis on Finance Sector Workers

    25 February 2009

Food; drink; tobacco

  1. Conclusions on the impact of global food chains on employment

    27 September 2007

    Conclusions adopted by the Tripartite Meeting to Examine the Impact of Global Food Chains on Employment, 24-27 September 2007

Mechanical and electrical engineering

  1. Conclusions on the production of electronic components for the IT industries: Changing labour force requirements in a global economy

    18 April 2007

    Conclusions adopted by the Tripartite Meeting on the Production of Electronic Components for the IT Industries: Changing Labour Force Requirements in a Global Economy, 16-18 April 2007

Media; culture; graphical

  1. Global Dialogue Forum on Employment Relationships in the Media and Culture Sector - Points of consensus

    15 May 2014

    These points of consensus were adopted by the Global Dialogue Forum on 15 May 2014. In accordance with established procedures, they will be submitted to the Governing Body of the ILO at its 322nd Session in November 2014 for its consideration.