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2015

  1. Caribbean Employers’ Organizations to meet in Barbados for CARIFORUM discussions

    15 June 2015

    Organizations to present on key areas of particular concern or importance to their country/territory.

  2. Guy Ryder: Anticipating the Future of Work essential for advancing social justice

    13 June 2015

    The 104th International Labour Conference closes with a consensus to move ahead with a major Initiative on the future of the world of work.

  3. New ILO Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean

    02 June 2015

    On 1 June 2015, José Manuel Salazar Xirinachs of Costa Rica assumed the role of ILO Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean.

  4. Caribbean Employers’ Confederation and Caribbean Congress of Labour sign MoU in Brussels

    01 June 2015

    The MoU was signed at the ILO’s Brussels Office, which CEC and CCL were visiting as part of a study tour to gain insight into social dialogue mechanisms within the European Union.

  5. UNTT photo competition winners announced

    27 May 2015

    Winning photographs to be exhibited at the launch of the Youth Forum of the Caribbean 2015 at the UNIC (Victoria Avenue), and thereafter at UN house (Chancery Lane).

  6. Caribbean Employers’ and Workers' Organizations to visit European Tripartite Council in Brussels

    22 May 2015

    The study tour forms part of a Project funded by the EU, executed by the ILO and implemented by CEC and CCL, which aims to strengthen Caribbean regional organizations to give effective input into economic and social policies at a regional level.

  7. © Thomas Sennett / World Bank 2022

    Unemployment rate in Latin America and the Caribbean could rise 0.2 percentage point

    13 May 2015

    The ILO and ECLAC forecast that unemployment will reach 6.2% this year, due to an unencouraging economic outlook.

  8. ILO and Diplomatic Academy of the Caribbean launch new course in Labour Diplomacy

    08 May 2015

    The Diplomatic Academy of the Caribbean, in partnership with the International Labour Organization (ILO), has created a new module in Labour Diplomacy. It is one of a series of diplomacy courses offered by the Academy

  9. 27 million Latin American and Caribbean youth in the informal economy

    22 April 2015

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) calls for urgent action to help youth in the region move from the informal to the formal economy.

  10. Caribbean Forum to challenge conventional wisdom

    15 April 2015

    The Forum on the Future of the Caribbean is being co-hosted by The University of the West Indies (UWI) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Trinidad and Tobago in collaboration with United Nations System and regional inter-governmental partners, and The Commonwealth.