ILO to implement training programme on Strengthening Trade Unions’ Understanding and Application of Research Methodology
04 May 2017
The participants are expected to leave the course with a better understanding of the research process, quantitative and qualitative data, as well as how to conduct research using different methods and tools, and how to include a gender dimension in their research, among other skills
Call for expression of interest: Research paper on non-standard forms of employment, Guyana
02 May 2017
The ILO Decent Work Team and Office for the Caribbean in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, is pleased to launch a call for Proposals for national or international consultants/companies interested in carrying out a national study on non-standard forms of employment in Guyana.
ILO conducts Workshops focused on productivity improvements for SMEs in 14 CARIFORUM member countries
31 March 2017
A CEC position paper on productivity informed by the outcome of the Workshops is currently being drafting for adoption at the CEC Regional Meeting carded for 10-11 April 2017
ILO provides support for Suriname’s Best Young Entrepreneur Campaign
25 March 2017
Mr Raveen Ramtahalsingh, Director of Tuinbouwbedrijf Sporits Grun2 NV -- an SME involved in vegetable production -- was named best young entrepreneur.
How social protection can facilitate formalization in the Caribbean
14 March 2017
Workshop participants to discuss the ILO’s strategies, policies and tools for the extension of social protection and formalization
Most women prefer to be working and the majority of men agree, ILO-Gallup report shows
08 March 2017
New landmark report clearly shows that concerns regarding gender equality and achieving a better work-family balance resonate around the world.
Non-standard forms of employment – A feature of the contemporary world of work also in the Caribbean
06 March 2017
Building on guidance from international labour standards and national practices, the Report highlights policy recommendations to address decent work deficits.
Saint Lucia and the Bahamas to host ILO-Brazil Mission on “Improving School-to-Work Transition to Prevent Child Labour”
03 March 2017
This is the first of several planned missions within the framework of a regional capacity-building Project for the Caribbean Countries that are members of the ILO’s Regional Initiative Latin America and the Caribbean Free of Child Labour.
10th ILO Caribbean Minister of Labour Meeting adopts its Conclusions
01 March 2017
ILO Director-General, in his closing remarks, congratulated the Meeting on realizing its objectives and defining a clear set of priorities to be achieved.
ILO opens 10th Meeting of Caribbean Ministers of Labour in Jamaica – Realizing Decent Work under the 2030 Agenda
23 February 2017
The Meeting, held every two years, provides participants the opportunity to discuss labour issues that are of mutual concern to the Caribbean region.