We are organising a webinar to discuss the problems of domestic workers during the COVID-19 crisis

The International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Turkey will hold a webinar on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 under the “More and Better Jobs for Women” programme implemented with funding from Sweden to increase the number of women working in decent work conditions in Turkey.

The webinar will address the varying pre-, during and post-pandemic working conditions of domestic workers as one of the most precarious groups hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic in the framework of Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189).

The opening remarks will be delivered by Mr. Numan Özcan, Director of the ILO Office for Turkey, and Ms. Nurcan Önder, General Director of Labour of the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services; then, a panel on “Outlook of Domestic Work in Turkey” will be moderated by Ms. Ebru Özberk Anlı, Senior Programme Officer at the ILO Office for Turkey, with the participation of Dr. Ceyhun Güler from Karamanoğlu Mehmetbey University.

Please register through the following link for the Webinar to be held at 11:30 to 12:30 hours on Tuesday, 30 June 2020: