The ILO Office for the European Union and the Benelux countries

  • COVID-19 and the world of work

    The world of work is being profoundly affected by the global virus pandemic. The ILO and its constituents play a crucial role in combating the outbreak, ensuring the safety of individuals and the sustainability of businesses and jobs.

    Check our page for regular updates on the world of work response to the COVID-19 crisis
  • © EESC 2020

    The future of work and the European Pillar of Social Rights

    The values of the ILO and those of the European Pillar of Social Rights are closely aligned, directing us towards a future of work that is fair and inclusive, the ILO Director-General has said in a speech to the European Economic and Social Committee.

  • © EU 2020 - EP / Emilie Gomez

    We need leap in policy not faith

    Europe’s Green Deal has to pass the test of credibility, says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder at a green jobs conference co-organized by the European and Croatian Parliaments.