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2014

  1. Latin American Labour Overview 2014 - ILO: Unemployment continued to fall in Latin America and the Caribbean but will rise from 2015

    11 December 2014

  2. Emerging technologies in tourism sector could offer new employment opportunities in the Caribbean

    09 December 2014

    The findings are the result of a 7-month virtual training Programme, a South-South joint collaboration between the International Labour Organization (ILO) Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean, Inter-American Centre for Knowledge Development in Vocational Training (ILO/CINTERFOR), the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) and the National Industrial Training Service (SENAI), Brazil.

  3. ILO, ILO/CINTERFOR, ACS and SENAI to review results of Anticipating Skills Requirements in Tourism Programme

    05 December 2014

    The Programme has equipped participants to anticipate future skills requirements, focusing on the Tourism sector, in order to design training programmes to match labour market opportunities

  4. Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS), 2014

    28 November 2014

    A collection of information, views and publications

  5. ILO supports Government of Trinidad and Tobago Workshop on Migration, Forced Labour and Human Trafficking responses

    26 November 2014

    "As people cross borders in search of opportunity, mechanisms must be devised to preserve fundamental rights, Decent Work and entry into the formal economy." Minister Errol McLeod

  6. Q&A on the Reform of ILO: Field Operations and Structures

    20 November 2014

    Interview with the Director of the ILO Decent Work Team (DWT) and Office for the Caribbean

  7. Latin America and Caribbean sign a Declaration to free the region from Child Labour

    17 October 2014

    The Declaration states that the persistence of child labour, especially its worst forms, is a factor that exacerbates social inequality, which deepens social and economic vulnerability

  8. ILO "Lima Declaration" calls for combatting inequality through decent work

    16 October 2014

  9. Unemployment could fall to 6.0% in Latin America and the Caribbean despite limited job creation

    15 October 2014

    ECLAC-ILO study says employment formalization has contributed to a reduction in income inequality.

  10. ILO Director-General calls for the Americas to work towards social justice

    13 October 2014

    Guy Ryder warns the informal economy poses a formidable challenge to moving towards fair and sustainable development in the Americas and says it is not about the quantity, but the quality of jobs, at the opening of the 18th American Regional Meeting of the ILO.