News

January 2022

  1. Occupational Safety and Health Training Provided to Seasonal Agricultural Workers

    31 January 2022

    Training sessions in Mersin and Adana informed seasonal agricultural workers on proper lifting, insect bites, protection against sunstroke and pesticides.

  2. IMM and ILO shoulder to shoulder for just, secure and decent work for all

    21 January 2022

  3. IMM and ILO shoulder to shoulder for just, secure and decent work for all

    21 January 2022

  4. © KB Mpofu / ILO 2022

    ILO downgrades labour market recovery forecast for 2022

    17 January 2022

    The ILO’s World Employment and Social Outlook Trends 2022 report warns of a slow and uncertain recovery, as the pandemic continues to have a significant impact on global labour markets.

  5. © Fahad Abdullah Kaizer/UN Women 2022

    ILO to release new analysis of labour market and social trends

    11 January 2022

    The ILO will publish a new edition of its "World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2022" (WESO Trends), which looks at the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global labour market, as it enters its third year.

December 2021

  1. Effective monitoring and coordinated work emphasized at Advisory Committee meeting for “More and Better Jobs for Women Programme”

    21 December 2021

    Participants at the Programme Advisory Committee highlighted the importance of monitoring and assessing the impact of the ongoing campaign on domestic workers, and offered contributions and recommendations to further promote the ongoing work on enhancing ILO Academy, the digital training platform of the ILO Office for Turkey, combating violence and harassment at work, domestic workers, child care.

  2. Calls for increased action on inequalities and skills end second session of 109th International Labour Conference

    13 December 2021

    The second and final session of the 109th International Labour Conference has concluded with a call from Member States for the ILO to develop new strategies to tackle inequalities and boost skills and life-long learning.

  3. UN agencies and other international organizations establish Joint Action Group to protect transport workers and secure supply chains during the COVID-19 pandemic

    13 December 2021

    The Group will focus on promoting COVID-19 vaccination of transport workers and ensuring the application of internationally agreed protocols and standards.

  4. Syrian Refugees in Turkey Since 2014

    10 December 2021

  5. Efforts intensified by ILO, EBRD and UMT to increase women’s employment through scaling up municipal services in early childhood care and education

    10 December 2021

    Having signed a cooperation protocol following the release of a report aiming to alleviate the burden of early childhood care and education (ECCE) as one of the biggest barriers to women’s employment, and to increase women’s employment, the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Turkey, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Union of Municipalities of Turkey (UMT) came together to draw up a roadmap.