1. Belize employers and trade unionists sharpen their skills in macroeconomics as part of Decent Work Agenda

    03 March 2011

    Representatives of the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) and the National Trade Union Congress of Belize (NTUCB) recently benefited from an International Labour Organization training workshop on "Understanding Key Concepts in Economics and Finance: A Course for Trade Unionists and Employers in the Caribbean."

  2. ILO's Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, on agenda of the Bahamas International Maritime Conference

    03 February 2011

  3. ILO participates in Trinidad and Tobago's Construction Symposium

    03 February 2011

  4. CDB-ILO symposium: Short and long-term measures required for sustained post-crisis recovery

    01 February 2011

    Consensus on recovery measures to encourage a return to economic and employment growth in the wake of the global economic crisis and a limited fiscal space, was reached among representatives of ministries of finance, labour, employers’ and workers’ organizations, development partners and academia

  5. CDB-ILO symposium to focus on economic and employment recovery in wake of global economic crisis

    20 January 2011


  1. Media Advisory: Delegates from across the Americas to attend ILO Regional Meeting in, Santiago, Chile from 14 - 17 December 2010

    09 December 2010

    Delegations, comprising representatives of governments, employers and workers, from 35 countries of the Americas, including the Caribbean, will meet for the 17th American Regional Meeting in Santiago

  2. ILO delivers productivity measurement programme in Barbados

    07 December 2010

    Workshop on the ILO's System for the Measurement and Improvement of Productivity - SYMAPRO

  3. T&T's National Union of Domestic Workers receives ILO and UNIFEM support

    06 December 2010

    With financial support from UNIFEM, the ILO has been providing technical advice to NUDE for the development of a strategic plan for the period 2011-2015 and the corresponding action plan for the first two years.

  4. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines ratify Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006)

    30 November 2010

  5. Maritime and labour inspectors trained on ILO's Maritime Labour Convention, new international shipping regulation

    26 November 2010

    Thirty-five officials, from across the English- and Dutch-speaking Caribbean, met at a three-day workshop on 10-12 November 2010, to discuss the International Labour Organization's Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006) and how to apply its provisions.