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2015

  1. Vacancy Notice: National Project Officer for Caribbean Employers’ Confederation (CEC)

    11 March 2015

    A call for the presentation of candidates to fill the position of National Project Officer for Caribbean Employers’ Confederation (CEC).

  2. Caribbean Labour Ministers commit to strengthening social dialogue, while focusing on youth employment and the greening of the economy

    10 March 2015

    The 9th International Labour Organization (ILO) Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers concluded with a commitment to strengthen social dialogue further both at the national and regional levels, and with renewed impetus to focus on creative solutions to the problem of youth unemployment and the greening of the economy.

  3. ILO launches regional social dialogue project with CEC and CCL

    05 March 2015

    A number of activities, covering the first 12 months of the Project, will serve to strengthen workers' and employers' organizations to engage more effectively in social dialogue at the regional level.

  4. ILO opens Ninth Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers in The Bahamas

    04 March 2015

    ILO is strongly committed to convening the Caribbean Ministers of Labour Meeting every two years, to listen to the constituents and to respond to their needs with practical solutions, says ILO Director-General.

  5. ILO Director-General address to the 9th ILO Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers

    03 March 2015

  6. 9th ILO Meeting of the Caribbean Ministers of Labour in The Bahamas to address ‘Decent Work for Sustainable Development’

    23 February 2015

    The Meeting will bring together Ministers with responsibility for Labour, Permanent Secretaries and high-level officials of the English- and Dutch-speaking Caribbean, as well as representatives of the Caribbean Congress of Labour (CCL), and the Caribbean Employers' Confederation (CEC).

  7. Remarks by the Hon Derrick Kellier, Minister of Labour and Social Security, Jamaica

    26 January 2015

    at the MLSS/ILO 'Formalization of the Informal Economy Project' Workshop, Montego Bay, St. James on Monday, January 26, 2015

  8. Canada and International Partners support successful UWI Symposium on Caribbean Court of Justice

    26 January 2015

    Experts discuss the experience of other Commonwealth countries in replacing the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom with their own final appellate courts and the judgments and role of the Caribbean Court of Justice.

  9. Suriname signs ILO Decent Work Country Programme

    10 January 2015

    Suriname was the twelfth member State in the Caribbean to sign on to the DWCP. The priorities selected therein were linked to the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for Suriname.

2014

  1. EU and ILO to support CARIFORUM Labour, Private Sector and Employers to fulfil their EPA Obligations

    22 December 2014

    The objective of this project, which will be executed by the ILO in collaboration with CEC and CCL, is for employers and workers to engage more effectively in social dialogue, which in turn is expected to contribute to the design and implementation of effective social and economic development policies.