Public information

This page acts as a gateway to a wide range of information materials on the work of the ILO in the Pacific. For further information please contact the Communications Officer, CO-Suva.

Press releases

  1. © World Future Council 2019

    Awarding innovative policies to empower youth

    18 April 2019

    National, local and regional governments and non-governmental organizations are encouraged to showcase decent work policies that help youth reach their full potential.

  2. New ILO-SPREP partnership to promote green jobs as a driver of sustainable development in the Pacific

    26 July 2018

  3. Observing World Day for Safety and Health at Work in the Pacific - 28th April 2018

    26 April 2018

    Youth safety and health at work: Early education equals early protection

  4. ILO and the Pacific Community (SPC) to strengthen Pacific labour market information systems

    08 October 2017

    Both institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding to help monitoring the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Pacific.

What's new

  1. Observing the World Day against Child Labour in Suva, Fiji

    12 June 2019

    The ILO’s Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labour, 1999 (No. 182) has achieved almost universal ratification by the ILO’s 187 member States, and the ratification rate of the Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138) is not far behind.

  2. Tuvalu ratifies Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention

    12 June 2019

    Tuvalu is the 186th Member State to have ratified Convention No. 182.

  3. The Marshall Islands ratifies Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention

    13 March 2019

    Marshall Islands is the 184th Member State to have ratified Convention No. 182.

  4. Palau ratifies Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention

    04 March 2019

    Palau is the 183rd Member State to have ratified Convention No. 182

CO-Suva

  1. Opening Remarks at the Official launch of the Fiji National Employment Policy

    03 September 2018

    by Mr. Donglin Li, Director, ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries at the opening address at the launching of Fiji's National Employment Policy, 31st August 2018

  2. Statement by ILO Regional Director Tomoko Nishimoto for the signing of the ILO-SREP partnership

    26 July 2018

    Statement delivered on the occasion of the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the ILO and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP). The partnership was signed in the margin of the Climate Action Pacific Partnership (CAPP) Conference II – 2018 held in Suva, Fii from the 26th to 27th July 2018.

  3. Opening Remarks by Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific at the Alliance 8.7 Consultation for the Pacific Islands

    02 October 2017

  4. Speech by ILO Director for Pacific Island Countries, Mr. Donglin Li at the Pacific Summit and Policy Dialogue on Youth Entrepreneurship

    05 April 2017

    Pacific Summit and Policy Dialogue on Youth Entrepreneurship, Suva, Fiji 5-7 April 2017