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November 2019

  1. Macroeconomics and Gender

    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

    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.

October 2019

  1. A joint EU-ILO project strengthens trade and sectoral policies for more and better decent jobs

    02 October 2019

September 2019

  1. Gender Equality, Decent Work and Infrastructure

    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.

July 2019

  1. Electronic Payroll in Peru

    12 July 2019

    The electronic payroll is an instrument that facilitates the registration of workers and, therefore, their formalization. It also contributes to improving the effectiveness of labour inspection interventions. Until 2019, Sunafil (National Superintendence of Labour Inspection) has been able to formalize 69.589 workers.

  2. Digital inspector (INDI) in Argentina

    12 July 2019

    INDI is a mobile application used to support the labour inspection process in Argentina. More than 200.000 workers have regularized their labour conditions thanks to the use of this technology.

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

    ILO Report Launch and Policy Discussion

June 2019

  1. Observing the World Day against Child Labour in Suva, Fiji

    12 June 2019

    The ILO’s Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labour, 1999 (No. 182) has achieved almost universal ratification by the ILO’s 187 member States, and the ratification rate of the Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138) is not far behind.

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

May 2019

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

    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.