News and articles

March 2011

  1. Meeting between the ILO’s Director General and the African members of the Governing Body

    22 March 2011

  2. Social Protection: Interview with Ms. Michelle Bachelet

    21 March 2011

    The Chairperson of the Social Protection Floor Advisory Group and Executive Director of UN Women, Ms. Michelle Bachelet, wants to get trade union organizations more involved in social protection of workers.

  3. Trade Union Meeting in Lome

    11 March 2011

  4. Gender: Interview with Trade Unionist Ms Carmen Bravo Sueskun

    08 March 2011

    To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March, we interviewed the Confederal Secretary of the women’s committee of the Trade Union Confederation of Workers’ Commissions (CCOO) in Spain, Ms. Carmen Bravo Sueskun …

February 2011

  1. World Social Forum: Decent Job Creation as a Way of Tackling the Crisis

    28 February 2011

  2. Situation in the Arab States: Trade Unions Mobilize

    28 February 2011

  3. Brussels Seminar : Working Conditions in EPZs

    25 February 2011

    The ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) and the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) jointly organized an international seminar on “Organizing in Export-Processing Zones (EPZs)” in Brussels from the 21st to 23rd February 2011.

  4. Libya Situation: ILO Concerns

    24 February 2011

  5. The ILO MNEs Declaration: Interview with Anna Biondi

    15 February 2011

    The Bureau for workers’ activities (ACTRAV) has published a guide on the ILO Declaration on Multinational Enterprises for workers. At this occasion, the Deputy Director of ACTRAV, Anna Biondi gave somes explanations...

  6. International Journal of Labour Research: New issue on Sustainable Development

    10 February 2011