Events and meetings

October 2021

  1. Career development support at the heart of lifelong learning systems

    27 October 2021

September 2021

  1. Training course: Designing Public Employment Programmes for a Sustainable Recovery

    27 September - 5 November 2021

    Public Employment Programmes (PEPs) - or public works programmes - provide an adaptive policy instrument that can create employment, fill gaps in the provison of assets or services, complement social protection provisions and contribute to Active Labour Market Policies (ALMPs). This course will discuss how PEPs can contribute to a sustainable recovery.

July 2021

  1. Reimagining Youth Skills Post-Pandemic

    15 July 2021

    This year’s World Youth Skills Day will again take place in a challenging context, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and with education and training systems yet to return to pre-crisis conditions. It aims to celebrate the resilience and creativity of youth throughout the crisis and focus attention on how technical and vocational education and training (TVET) systems have adapted to the pandemic, participate in the recovery, and imagine priorities they should adopt for the post-COVID-19 world.

June 2021

  1. Impact of COVID-19 on Skilling, Upskilling and Reskilling in Enterprises

    28 June 2021

    The research seminar will take place on 28 June 2021 from 13:00 - 14:30 (CEST).

  2. Workshop: Practices towards algorithmic management and their impact on workers

    15 - 16 June 2021

    Two-day technical workshop on “Practices towards algorithmic management and their impact on workers” is being organized on 15-16 June under the research component of the “Building partnerships on the future of work” project as part of a collaboration between the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (EC-JRC), European Commission Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion and the ILO – and with the participation of EU-OSHA and EUROFOUND.

May 2021

  1. Taking stock of the COVID-19 crisis: the impact on the labour market and how countries have responded

    28 May 2021

    The Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) jointly organized a webinar on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the labour market and how countries have responded.

  2. Two-day technical workshop on “New labour market transition patterns” is being organized under the EU-ILO project “Building Partnerships on the Future of Work”

    10 - 17 May 2021

  3. Introducing the "Peace and Conflict Analysis – Guidance for ILO’s programming in fragile and conflict-affected contexts"

    6 May 2021

    A look at how to integrate Peace and Conflict Analysis into ILO’s country programming

April 2021

  1. Macroeconomic and Sectoral Policies for a Sustained Job Recovery

    26 April - 4 June 2021

  2. From crisis to opportunity for sustainable peace

    14 April 2021

    A joint perspective on responding to the health, employment, and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19.

March 2021

  1. Launch of the Global Employment Policy Review: Employment Policies for Inclusive Structural Transformation

    31 March 2021

    The webinar will take place on Wednesday, 31 March 2021 from 15:00 - 16:30 CET.

  2. Forum on green construction and job creation in the Sahel

    17 - 19 March 2021

  3. Quality and Effective Apprenticeships (EU) and International Labour Standards in Apprenticeships (ILO)

    15 - 16 March 2021

    The ILO and the European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) are jointly organizing a high-level conference of apprenticeships on 15-16 March 2021.

  4. ILO/IOE/WEC Discussion Forum: Promoting Decent Work in Platform Work

    11 March 2021

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), the International Organization of Employers (IOE) and the World Employment Confederation (WEC) are jointly organizing a webinar on “Promoting Decent Work in Platform Work”.

February 2021

  1. Webinar on Career Guidance policy and practice during the pandemic

    17 February 2021

    ◘ Wednesday, 17 February 2021
    ◘ 2:30 – 4:00 pm [Geneva/Paris Time]
    ◘ 8:30 – 10:30 am [Washington DC time]

  2. Meet the winners of the 1st Cambodia Skills Challenge Innovation Call

    5 February 2021

    The Ceremony will be presided over by the Minister of Labour and Vocational Training and the Resident Coordinator of the UN in Cambodia, along with the participation of the Director of the ILO Country Office for Thailand, Cambodia and Lao PDR.

  3. ILO-UNESCO-World Bank Webinar on TVET and skills development in the time COVID-19

    1 February 2021

    The webinar will take place on Monday, 1 February 2021 from 14:30 - 16:00 (CET).

January 2021

  1. Promoting Social Cohesion in Fragile Contexts through TVET – a training workshop in Jordan

    23 - 26 January 2021

    The ILO held a four-day training of trainers workshop for technical vocational education and training (TVET) experts, aimed at building their capacity to promote social cohesion in future training programmes.

December 2020

  1. Support for the Development of a Curriculum for Domestic Workers in Zimbabwe

    15 - 17 December 2020

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), together with national stakeholders, is organizing a three-day workshop on domestic workers curriculum development as part of the Skills Innovation Lab’s activities to support the Domestic Workers Association of Zimbabwe (DWAZ), winner of the 1st Skills Challenge Innovation Call.

  2. South-South and Triangular Cooperation Skills Forum

    15 - 16 December 2020

    The event aims to address the discussion on skills development with a focus on job rich sectors. It seeks to promote the ILO Centenary Declaration with a strong focus on Skills development, through peer learning between Middle Eastern and North African constituents – at national and sector levels.