News

June 2021

  1. © Rod Waddington 2021

    Child labour rises to 160 million – first increase in two decades

    10 June 2021

    The International Labour Organization and UNICEF warn nine million additional children at risk as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.

  2. ILO-EBRD Report Proposes Three Models of Early Childhood and Education to increase Women’s Employment

    07 June 2021

    The report prepared by the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Turkey and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to increase women’s employment by alleviating the burden of early childhood care on women proposes three models of early childhood care and education (ECCE): Organized Industry Zone (OIZ) Practice in cooperation with employers, Municipal Practice led by municipalities, and Labour Union Practice by unions organized at workplace.

  3. ILO and UNICEF to release latest estimates of child labour

    03 June 2021

  4. © JannHuizenga 2021

    Slow jobs recovery and increased inequality risk long-term COVID-19 scarring

    02 June 2021

    ILO projections highlight the danger of a COVID-19 labour market legacy of increased geographic and demographic inequality, rising poverty and fewer decent jobs.

  5. © Levent Kulu, UNDP Turkey 2021

    Are you ready young people? This is for you!

    01 June 2021

    You are invited to the “Youth Forum” on 10 June hosted by ILO Turkey and UNDP.

May 2021

  1. ILO’s “Zero Tolerance for Violence” Training Raises Awareness against Violence at Work

    28 May 2021

    KARSAN employees who have received the “Zero Tolerance for Violence” training delivered by the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Turkey state that thanks to the training, they are now aware of issues relating to violence which they have not thought about or been aware to date.

  2. © Kıvanç Özvardar / ILO 2021

    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. Sustainable Development Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

    19 May 2021

    Why it matters?

  4. ILO Turkey’s Digital Training Platform “ILO Academy” Launched to Meet Users

    18 May 2021

    Acting on the motto “Egalitarian Digital Training”, ILO Academy commences service at https://iloakademi.org/ where prospective trainees may register for access to various online training programmes and receive certificates upon completion.

  5. Decent work and decent conditions for artists

    17 May 2021