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  1. © UNWomen / Tayfun YILMAZ 2019


    Syrian, Turkish and Afghan women participate in Gaziantep Gastronomy Festival

    13 September 2019

    Syrian, Turkish and Afghan women of SADA Women’s Cooperative participate in the annual International Gastronomy Festival in Gaziantep, with their dishes and products.

  2. Forced Labour

    Austria renews commitment to combat forced labour

    12 September 2019

    Austria has ratified the Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention becoming the 39th ILO member State to do so

  3. Forced Labour

    Belgium joins efforts to combat forced labour

    10 September 2019

    Belgium has ratified the Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention becoming the 38th ILO member State to do so

  4. Tripartite Consultation

    Turkmenistan ratifies the Tripartite Consultation (International Labour Standards) Convention, 1976 (No. 144)

    10 September 2019

    Turkmenistan is the 149th member State to have ratified this Convention.

  5. News

    ILO Office for Turkey Newsletter - Special Issue

    09 September 2019

  6. News

    “Social Compliance” booklets which were prepared in cooperation with ILO Office for Turkey and İstanbul Apparel Exporters’ Association (IHKIB) were published.

    29 August 2019

  7. News

    SADA Women’s Cooperative Continues Capacity-Building Training

    28 August 2019

  8. International Labour Standards

    Workers’ Guide to Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience Recommendation (No. 205)

    28 August 2019

    Through this Workers’ Guide, the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) provides information and guidance on how trade unions can ensure the implementation of this new global tool to their advantage. It is intended to serve as a valuable reference to workers’ organizations on the provisions of Recommendation No. 205.

  9. News

    Heinz Koller: ILO Centenary Declaration is a roadmap to develop skill sets for today’s rapidly changing world of work

    26 August 2019

    The “Centenary Declaration for the Future of Work” adopted by the International Labour Conference in June, calls for a “human-centered approach” to the future of work. That is more than relevant for today’s discussion entitled “A world at risk: developing the skill sets to endure, adapt, and thrive”, said today Heinz Koller, Assistant Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO), Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia. He addressed the panel discussion at the international WorldSkills Conference 2019.

  10. News

    SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre Completes Seminars

    26 August 2019

    The seminars on working life and fundamental rights in Turkey were held on 29 July - 6 August 2019 in the GESOB Events Hall with the participation of beneficiaries who completed the basic life skills and occupational training courses in the SADA Women Development and Solidarity Centre under the Project “Strengthening the Resilience of Syrian Women and Girls” being implemented by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Association for Solidarity with Asylum-Seekers and Migrants (ASAM) as implementing partners.