Constituent Partners

  • The USDOL is the federal agency charged with promoting the best interests of wage earners, job searchers, and retirees.
  • The AFL-CIO is a national trade union center and the largest federation of unions in the United States.
  • The USCIB is an independent business advocacy group that was founded in 1945 to promote free trade and help represent U.S. business in the then-new United Nations.

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ILO Washington

  • "Promoting disability inclusion globally" - 20 June 2017

    To support companies in increasing their opportunities to promote disability inclusion globally, the ILO Global Business and Disability Network (GBDN) and the United States Council for International Business (USCIB) will host an invitation-only event for business leaders in Washington DC.

  • World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO)

    Women employment in 2017: The ILO report in short

    Authors Steven Tobin and Sheena Yoon present the World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO) – Trends for Women, 2017, explaining the employment gains and losses women have made in the past year as well as the barriers they face entering and staying in today’s labor market.

  • © Roberto Maldeno

    World Day Against Child Labor 2017

    "In conflicts and disasters, protect children from child labor"

    “Children in areas affected by conflict and disasters are among the most vulnerable. No child must be left behind.” says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in his statement for World Day Against Child Labor.

  • US Labor Market Indicators

    May: The unemployment rate declined to a historical lowest level in spite of lower than expected job creation.


Select US Government Funded ILO Projects

  1. © ILO/M. Rimando

    See you at my "playground": Tackling child labor in gold mining

    CARING Gold Project

    How an ILO project in the Philippines addresses the consequences of climate change and child labor, while improving working conditions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining.

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    Wagner Moura meets victims of forced labor

    From Protocol to Practice: A Bridge to Global Action on Forced Labor (BRIDGE)

    ‘When I understood that workers have human rights that need to be respected it became a very important issue for me because of my origin and it resulted in my role as an activist for human rights.’