ILO's Director-General: In the media

March 2020

  1. CNN - Quest Means Business

    Up to 24.7 million jobs could be lost globally due to COVID-19 pandemic, says ILO

    18 March 2020

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder talks about the impact of the COVID-19 virus on the world of work and what action needs to be taken to protect workers and business.

  2. BBC World News

    International cooperation is missing from policy response to COVID-19, says ILO Director-General

    18 March 2020

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder talks to BBC World News about the impact of the COVID-19 virus on the world of work, and what action needs to be taken to protect workers and business.

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    Global Diaspora News

    ILO welcomes commitments to ratify Convention on violence and harassment

    03 March 2020

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    La Moncloa

    Government announces that Spain to begin ratification of ILO Convention 190 on harassment and violence in world of work

    02 March 2020

February 2020

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    World Economic Forum

    Getting people with disabilities into work requires data

    18 February 2020

  2. Independent

    Nigeria Central To Eradication Of Child Labour In Africa – ILO

    11 February 2020

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    CNN Money Switzerland

    How will climate change affect the way we work?

    03 February 2020

January 2020

  1. The Guardian, Nigeria

    Anxiety as global unemployment hits new heights

    28 January 2020

  2. CNBC

    ILO Director-General warns about uncertainty in global unemployment

    23 January 2020

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder talks about the level of global unemployment, under-employment and wages not increasing on CNBC during the World Economic Forum 2020 in Davos.

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    CNBC

    Nearly half a billion people globally struggle to work enough, says UN labor agency

    23 January 2020