Events and meetings

December 2019

  1. The Future of Full Employment

    12 - 13 December 2019

    The Symposium, to be held on 12-13 December, will focus on the fundamental question of full employment - its definition and relevance, its implications for inclusive and greener economic growth, the conditions leading to it and the role it plays in helping those who are at risk of being left behind.

November 2019

  1. Macroeconomics and Gender

    12 November 2019

    The seminar examined how macro-level economic policies can foster a more gender equitable and inclusive growth process in developing countries.

  2. Trade, Jobs and Peace

    8 November 2019

    The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with WTO and Accessions - Trade for peace.

  3. The Humanitarian, Development, Peace Nexus: The socio-economic contribution to peace

    4 November 2019

    The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with FAO, UNICEF and Interpeace.

September 2019

  1. Massive Open Online Course on Recommendation No. 205: Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience

    23 September - 31 October 2019

    This course explores all the aspects of Recommendation No. 205 to create awareness of the implications of fragility in the world of work and the solutions implemented by the ILO across the Decent Work Agenda.

  2. Gender Equality, Decent Work and Infrastructure

    19 September 2019

    The seminar explored the experiences of the ILO’s Employment Intensive Investment Programmes in designing and implementing measures to ensure gender-responsiveness and discussed what works for promoting gender equality in and through infrastructure works.

  3. 18th African Regional Seminar for Labour-Based Practitioners

    9 - 13 September 2019

    The theme of this edition is: "Towards sustainable and inclusive local development: local resource-based approaches and decent job creation".

August 2019

  1. GLOBAL YOUTH EMPLOYMENT FORUM 2019

    1 - 3 August 2019

    Join three days of lively discussions and thought-provoking activities with young people, governments, and social partners leading to concrete outcomes to advance social justice.

July 2019

  1. Accelerating progress under SDG8 and promoting full employment and decent work for all

    16 July 2019

    ILO Report Launch and Policy Discussion

June 2019

  1. Promouvoir l'emploi à travers les opérations de l'AFD

    25 - 26 June 2019

    Le Programme Emploi Jeune du BIT et l'AFD a organisé une formation à Paris le 25-26 juin pour renforcer les capacités de mesure des résultats sur l'emploi pour l’ensemble des interventions soutenues par l’AFD dans tous les secteurs

  2. ILO100 YOUTH DEBATE: Young leaders and labour market transitions

    13 June 2019

    This YOUTH DEBATE brings together young leaders from across the globe to share their views about key elements that impact young peoples’ transitions to and within the labour market. The focus will be on decent work and productive employment from the perspective of: the school-to-work transition; technological change, including new forms of work and lifelong learning; and gender equality, rights and voices.

  3. Boosting Skills for a Just Transition and the Future of Work - 6 June, 2019

    6 June 2019

    ILO Global Forum on a Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies for All

  4. Macroeconomic policies, national employment strategies and employment promotion in development cooperation: Experience and lessons learnt – the results of two GIZ desk studies

    5 June 2019

  5. The World Employment Programme: Past, present and future

    4 June 2019

    The event will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the launch of the World Employment Programme and its contributions to the work of the ILO, its members, and will reflect on the lessons learned from the past to influence present and future approaches.

May 2019

  1. The Decent Jobs for Youth Annual Conference

    28 - 29 May 2019

    The Decent Jobs for Youth annual conference in 2019 will run under the theme Rights and Voices of Youth, promoting an inclusive and rights-based youth employment agenda that allows youth to find their voice and advance their interests.

  2. Training course on Public Employment Programmes

    27 - 31 May 2019

    This five-day training course prepares policy makers to achieve SDGs through effective design and implementation of PEPs for poverty reduction, decent work, sustainable and labour standards.

  3. STRENGTHEN: Global Knowledge-Sharing Workshop

    14 - 15 May 2019

  4. Assessing the impact of structural reforms: The case of Portugal

    3 May 2019

April 2019

  1. Precision agriculture technologies for smallholder farmers of India: Potential impacts, affordability and policy perspectives

    23 April 2019

  2. Aspirations and the Future of Work: Global Evidence

    19 April 2019