1. Post Covid-19: Towards Trade Union Revitalization

    23 July 2021

    The COVID-19 crisis has exposed and aggravated existing challenges and has put increasing pressure on trade unions. Trade union membership is declining, both in developed and in developing countries. The future of trade unions will depend on their responses to the pandemic.

  2. Message by the Director of the ILO Caribbean Office on the 10th Anniversary of ILO Convention No. 189

    17 June 2021

  3. ILO Support to Workers’ Organizations during the COVID 19 Pandemic

    07 June 2021

    COVID-19 has been a global human catastrophe. Since March 2020, the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) has been at the forefront to ensure that workers’ organizations have the information and assistance they need to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic..

  4. Caribbean Resilience Project and Symposium videos

    18 May 2021

  5. Webinar Recording - OSH in the construction sector

    26 April 2021

    The webinar addressed the key issues related to OSH in the construction sector and looked into practical measures designed to help employers, workers and the self-employed in the construction sector work safely in times of COVID-19.

  6. ILO Caribbean Resilience Project: Shock responsive social protection

    26 March 2021

    External shocks, such as climate disasters and the COVID-19 health pandemic, puts Caribbean governments, employers and workers at risk for catastrophic losses of revenue, productivity and jobs. The ILO Caribbean Resilience Project is enabling countries to develop comprehensive social protection frameworks that minimize the effects of crises, enable recovery and build back better.

  7. ILO Caribbean Resilience Project: Decent work for resilience

    26 March 2021

    Caribbean countries face challenges related to their physical and socio-economic vulnerabilities that are heightened by climate risks and other threats such as health pandemics. Under the ILO Caribbean Resilience Project, the region is gaining practical guidance for effective planning and recovery mechanisms based on the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda.

  8. ILO Caribbean Resilience Project: Resilient businesses

    26 March 2021

    As drivers of economic growth and job creation, Caribbean businesses are highly vulnerable to impacts of climate hazards and health crises. The destruction caused by disaster events can halt business operations, eliminate employment and increase the risk of poverty.

  9. Introduction to the ILO Caribbean Resilience Project

    26 March 2021

    The Caribbean continues to struggle with vulnerabilities associated with hurricanes, flooding, drought, sea level rise and other climate hazards. It now faces the devastation caused by the COVID-19 crisis.

  10. COVID-19: Three priorities to assist Unions in 2021…

    19 March 2021

    The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected workers and their organizations across the world. From January to March 2021, the efforts of the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities have addressed three main challenges to assist trade unions. Learn more here...