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2013

  1. Caribbean Labour Ministers commit to closer collaboration

    04 July 2013

    The 8th International Labour Organization (ILO) Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers concluded on July 3, 2013 with a commitment to deepen regional national, regional and international collaboration.

  2. ILO Director-General calls for urgent action on youth unemployment

    03 July 2013

    Guy Ryder tells Caribbean Labour ministers that it is time to act to save a “lost generation” of young people.

  3. Caribbean Labour Ministers Commit to Closer Collaboration

    02 July 2013

    Meeting pledged to deepen national, regional and international collaboration and to work more closely with the ILO to achieve a number of specific goals including the strengthening of social dialogue.

  4. ILO Director-General and Caribbean labour and employer groups discuss social dialogue

    02 July 2013

    Both groups have also lobbied for the establishment of a Labour Unit at the CARICOM Secretariat to monitor and initiate action on the tripartite process.

  5. ILO Director-General calls for urgent action on youth unemployment

    02 July 2013

    Director General of the International Labour Organization, Guy Ryder, told Caribbean Labour Ministers that there is a need to focus more closely on strategies to address youth unemployment.

  6. Caribbean Labour Ministers to Discuss Labour and Development

    02 July 2013

    Caribbean Ministers of Labour will focus on strengthening decent work for development during meeting on 2-3 July 2013, in Port of Spain, Trinidad

  7. ILO Director-General to address the 8th ILO Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers in Port of Spain

    17 June 2013

    ILO Director-General tol attend the 8th ILO Meeting of Caribbean Labour Ministers in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

  8. Jamaica to give “Red Card” to child labour

    21 March 2013

    On the occasion of the FIFA World Cup Qualification match Jamaica vs Panama on March 22, Jamaica’s capital Kingston will boost the ILO-FIFA Campaign “Give the Red Card to Child Labour”.

  9. Handbook on child labour launched

    25 February 2013

    The Tackling Child Labour Through Education (TACKLE) Project, launched the handbook, during a training workshop, held in St. Andrew on Thursday, February 14

2012

  1. ECLAC and ILO Predict that Unemployment will Fall Again to 6.4% in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2012

    05 November 2012

    Publication reviews recent experiences of the region's countries in terms of policies and programmes to boost employment