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2014

  1. Training Programme on Anticipating Skills Needs for Representatives of TVET, NTA and Tourism Institutions to be conducted

    02 May 2014

    The 2-day Workshop, will be the first of two face-to-face Workshops as part of a seven-month Training Programme.

  2. Guyana and Suriname: Inspection manual for the mining sector being developed

    02 April 2014

    Manual intends to decrease the number of accidents and injuries by inducing small miners to develop a safety culture.

  3. Caribbean Governments working towards ratification of ILO Conventions

    02 April 2014

    Governments of Barbados and Jamaica moving to ratify the ILO Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (Convention 189)

2013

  1. ILO Subregional Workshop on Gender Equality at Work

    06 September 2013

    Workshop for judges, senior officers of the court and high-level officials dealing with labour and employment issues as it relates to gender equality.

  2. Instructors from Technical Vocational Institutions to attend Workshop on Entrepreneurship Education and Curriculum Implementation

    06 September 2013

    Instructors and senior officials of the National Council of and for Persons with Disabilities, and TVET Institutions in Saint Lucia attend a Workshop.

  3. Senior Officials of Caribbean Employers’ Organizations to attend ILO’s 4th CAMEO in Antigua and Barbuda

    23 August 2013

  4. Senior Officials of Caribbean Employers’ Organizations to attend ILO’s CAMEO IV in Antigua and Barbuda

    22 August 2013

    Workshop will focus on strategic issues of management and leadership.

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    Global shipping industry sets sail under new standard

    20 August 2013

    A new “bill of rights” – the ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention – comes into force, ensuring protection for the world’s 1.5 million seafarers and fair competition for shipowners.

  6. Vocational training is key to the future of decent work in the region

    12 July 2013

    ILO-CINTERFOR convenes regional meeting with representatives from 27 countries stressed the need to strengthen professional skills, as a prereuisite to facilitate the access of millions of people to more and better jobs

  7. Message from Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General, on International Cooperative Day 2013

    06 July 2013