ArtWorks news and events

  1. Video

    Wagner Moura holds up the Red Card to child labour and joins ILO campaign

    10 October 2013

    The ILO announced its global campaign to stop child labour at the closing of the III Global Conference on Child Labour in Brasilia. Wagner holds up the Red Card with Cher, Tim Roth, Susan Sarandon, and other artists, athletes and activists. It is time for you to hold up yours!

  2. Video

    Brazilian artists hold up their Red Cards to Child Labour!

    08 October 2013

    To mark the III Global Conference on Child Labour in Brasilia (8-10 October), renowned Brazilian artists Wagner Moura, Camila Pitanga, Gilberto Miranda, Priscilla Camargo, Osmar Prado, Bete Mendes and Dira Paes team up with the ILO and its campaign to stop child labour now by holding up THEIR Red Cards. (in Portuguese with English subtitles)

  3. Video

    Tim Roth: Hold up your red card to child labour!

    28 August 2013

    Actor and film director Tim Roth spearheads ILO campaign to show the red card to child labour, to raise awareness of the approximately 200 million girls and boys in child labour around the world.

  4. Video

    Actress Q'Orianka Kilcher speaks up, speaks out for indigenous peoples' rights

    09 August 2013

    To mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on 9 August 2013, actress and activist Q'Orianka Kilcher has teamed up with the ILO to speak up for the right of the 370 million indigenous peoples across the world to live and work in dignity.

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    Press release

    Hollywood puts ILO green programme in the frame

    22 February 2013

    Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer and director Ron Howard lend a hand to the ILO’s Green Jobs Programme.

  6. Public Service Announcement

    Jada Pinkett Smith: End Slavery Now!

    30 November 2012

    Today, 21 million women, men and children are trapped in slavery all over the world. Jada Pinkett Smith has teamed up with the ILO and its new campaign End Slavery Now, and so can you!

  7. Press release

    ILO launches artists programme, Nicolas Cage calls for an end to child labour

    15 October 2012

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) – the UN agency specialising in the world of work – launches ArtWorks, an artist engagement programme to raise awareness of fundamental rights at work, including freedom from slavery and from child labour.

  8. ArtWorks

    Vienne: She Breaks

    09 October 2012

    Watch the new video "She breaks" by Vienne featuring Kathryn McCormick against modern day slavery

  9. Statement

    Welcome to ArtWorks

    08 October 2012

  10. Statement

    Nicolas Cage: Let's end child labour

    08 October 2012