Statements and speeches

2009

  1. Statement

    Speech on the occasion of the ILO's 90th anniversary

    27 April 2009

    By H.E. Mr Vong Sauth, Minister of Labor and Vocational Training

  2. Statement

    Speech on the occasion of ILO's 90th anniversary in Singapore

    27 April 2009

    By Mr Bill Salter, Director, ILO Subregional Office for East Asia

  3. Statement

    Gender equality at the HEART of decent work

    27 April 2009

    By Mr Guy Thijs, Deputy Regional Director, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

  4. Statement

    Statement at the Fifth UNWTO International Conference on Tourism Statistics - Tourism: an Engine for Employment Creation

    30 March 2009

    By Mr Guy Thijs, Deputy Regional Director, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

  5. Statement

    Speaking notes on the fallout in Asia: assessing labour market impacts and national policy responses to the global financial crisis

    18 February 2009

    By Ms Sachiko Yamamoto, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific and Assistant Director-General, International Labour Organization

  6. Statement

    Keynote address at the Seminar on the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006)

    15 January 2009

    By Ms Linda Wirth, Director, ILO-Manila, Manila, Philippines

2008

  1. Statement

    Speech at the ILO/SKILLS-AP/Korea Regional Technical Meeting on Skills Recognition for Migrant Workers

    25 November 2008

    By Mr Guy Thijs, Deputy Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific

  2. Statement

    Welcome Remarks at the Training-of-Trainer Workshop on Pandemic Human Influenza Preparedness for SMEs

    02 October 2008

    by Mr Bill Salter, Director, ILO Subregional Office for East Asia

  3. Statement

    Opening remarks at the CPTING and TICW Experience Sharing Meeting in Kunming, Yunnan, People’s Republic of China

    01 October 2008

    By Ms Sachiko Yamamoto, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

  4. Statement

    An End To Child Labour is in Sight

    19 September 2008

    by Juan Somavia, Director-General of the International Labour Organization