Statements and speeches

2018

  1. Speech

    National Tripartite Workshop on Development of National Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Programme of Sri Lanka

    25 September 2018

    By Ms Simrin Singh, Director, ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives

  2. Statement

    Labour standards are a win-win for businesses looking to enhance competitiveness and credibility

    17 September 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at the International convention on sustainable trade and standards

  3. Statement

    "We have seven years left to keep our commitment to the end of child labour"

    13 September 2018

    Remarks by Ms Tomoko Nishimoto, ILO Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, for Malaysia’s World Day against Child Labour 2018.

  4. Statement

    Towards the next century: ILO debates technology and its impact on working lives

    13 September 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at a technical workshop that addresses emerging technologies and the future of work.

  5. ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour

    Opening address at the National Tripartite Meeting for the 11th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML)

    04 September 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the National Tripartite Meeting for the 11th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML), Manila, Philippines, 4 September 2018

  6. Employment and decent work

    Opening Remarks at the Official launch of the Fiji National Employment Policy

    03 September 2018

    by Mr. Donglin Li, Director, ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries at the opening address at the launching of Fiji's National Employment Policy, 31st August 2018

  7. Peace and resilience

    Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience

    21 August 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience, Manila, Philippines, 21 August 2018

  8. India Wage Report

    Effective wage policies can tackle inequality, poverty and achieve the 2030 Agenda

    20 August 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at the launch of the India Wage Report.

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    International Youth Day 2018

    Creating safe spaces for youth in the world of work

    10 August 2018

    "Join us on International Youth Day in committing to step up actions to promote safe spaces for young people that enhance their opportunities to secure decent work," says ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder.

  10. BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting

    Make social dialogue work

    02 August 2018

    ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, praises the commitment to social dialogue and tripartism made by BRICS nations - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - in a speech at the group’s Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting in South Africa.