Meetings and Events

October 2013

  1. Keynote message of ILO Director-General at EU Labour Law conference

    21 October 2013

    The European Commission is organising a conference on EU Labour Law in Brussels on 21 October 2013. ILO Director-General Guy Ryder will deliver a keynote message.

  2. UN Day in Brussels

    20 October 2013

    On Sunday 20 October 2013, from 11 am to 5 pm, the UN Brussels agencies celebrate the UN Day, commemorating the founding of the UN in 1945, at the Grand-Place of Brussels. Come and visit the UN information village with lots of activities, games, ... ILO-Brussels will participate in this day.

  3. ILO Deputy Director General at conference on restoring socio-economic convergence in Europe

    10 October 2013

    Ms Sandra Polaski, Deputy Director General of the ILO will address a conference on "Restoring socio-economic convergence in Europe", organized by the European Commission in Brussels.

September 2013

  1. Conference "More and better jobs in home care services"

    12 September 2013

    The results from Eurofound’s forthcoming report "More and better jobs in home care services" will be presented at a high-level event hosted by the Committee of the Regions in Brussels. The ILO will chair one of the conference sessions.

  2. United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 2013

    12 September 2013 - 12 September 2012

    Today the UN celebrated South-South cooperation, including an event in New York on implementing sustainable social protection floors.

July 2013

  1. "EU imports and human dignity in the workplace"

    9 July 2013

    A conference organized by Gay Mitchell, member of the European Parliament, with EU Trade Commissioner De Gucht as keynote speaker and ILO-Brussels participating.

  2. TACKLE end of project global stakeholders workshop

    2 - 3 July 2013

    'TACKLE', Tackling child labour through education, is a joint project of the European Commission and the ILO with the support of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP). Launched in 2008, TACKLE aims at fighting child labour in 12 countries. An end of project global workshop takes place in Brussels on 2 and 3 July 2013.

June 2013

  1. Informal Ministerial Meeting, 2013

    18 June 2013

    Labour and social affair ministers from ten countries, the President of the EU Council, Richard Bruton, EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, László Andor, and ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, discuss ways to support ILO Convention 189 on Decent Work for Domestic Workers.

May 2013

  1. Open forum on the impact of the crisis on children in the South,

    23 May 2013

    An open forum on the "Impact of the crisis on children in the South", organized by the Flemish Children's Rights Coalition and with participation of ILO-Brussels.

  2. 2nd co-operative banks dialogue with academics and stakeholders

    14 May 2013

    Organized by the European Association of Co-operative Banks (EACB), this roundtable meeting will allow researchers, academics, policy makers, co-operative banks and relevant stakeholders to present their reflections and discuss their expectations for the future. The ILO will present recent findings on financial cooperatives.