1. Video

    Rebuild the better present and the future together

    03 July 2021

  2. © Kıvanç Özvardar / ILO 2023


    Decent work flourishes in productive and sustainable enterprises: İŞMEP (a Work-Based Learning Programme)

    20 May 2021

    İŞMEP (a Work Based Learning Programme) ensures decent work opportunities for all. The new support programme of the ILO Office for Turkey includes more formal work opportunities, skills development and protecting healthy working environments for both employers and employees.

  3. Video

    Sustainable Development Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

    19 May 2021

    Why it matters?

  4. COVID-19: Protecting workers in the workplace

    Protect the mental health of health and care workers in the COVID-19 pandemic

    07 April 2021

    Health and care workers have been at the forefront of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic for more than a year. It has resulted in heavier workloads and longer working hours, with insufficient time for rest and recuperation while continuously being exposed to the risk of infection. In addition, many face violence, harassment and stigmatization as they try to do their jobs. All this is taking a toll on health workers’ mental health and wellbeing.

  5. Video

    The ILO at Work

    24 March 2021

    The ILO is the only tripartite UN agency that brings together government, employer and worker representatives from 187 Member States to set labour standards, develop policies and devise programmes to promote decent work for all women and men.

  6. © Kivanc Ozvardar / ILO 2023


    The Transition to Formality Programme (KIGEP) grows apace

    23 March 2021

    Supporting companies to protect and create decent works, The Programme extends to cover thousands of new employees.

  7. Video

    Social protection for all extends with KIGEP

    29 January 2021

    The Transition to Formality Programme (KIGEP) is a flagship programme of the ILO Office for Turkey and implemented in close cooperation with the Social Security Institution. Established 3 years ago, and extended with the finance of Federal Republic of Germany through the KfW Development Bank, employers are supported to increase and retain formal employment and uphold access to social protection for their Syrian and Turkish workers.