28 January 2014
International Migrants Day - 18 December 2013
17 December 2013
Joint statement by ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, and United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Navi Pillay.
12 December 2013
International Human Rights Day
10 December 2013
On this International Human Rights Day the ILO re-affirms its commitment to protect and promote human rights at work.
Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)
05 December 2013
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
03 December 2013
“Too many people with disabilities are denied the dignity of work (...) We need to break barriers and open doors for an inclusive society for all,” says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in a statement on the occasion of International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
World AIDS Day - 1 December 2013
29 November 2013
Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines
12 November 2013
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
17 October 2013
"People living in poverty are particularly subject to discrimination and the exclusion that characterizes it because of their poverty (...) We cannot be indifferent - change requires collective responsibility towards the poorest and most vulnerable," says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in a statement issued on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
IMF and World Bank Fall meetings
11 October 2013
Jobs are central both for the economic recovery and the long-term development of the global economy, says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in a statement to International Monetary and Financial Committee and Development Committee. But in order to deliver growth, jobs need to be productive and of good quality.
08 October 2013
08 October 2013
06 October 2013
World Teachers’ Day
05 October 2013
A Call for Teachers! Joint message from Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director-General; Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General; Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director; Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator;
02 October 2013
UN International Youth Day
12 August 2013
Indigenous peoples' rights
09 August 2013
G20 Labour and Employment ministers' meeting - 18-19 July 2013, Moscow
19 July 2013
International Day for freedom, justice and democracy, 18 July 2013
18 July 2013
The International Labour Organization extends its warmest greetings to Nelson Mandela on his ninety-fifth birthday.
G20 Labour Ministerial meeting - 18-19 July 2013, Moscow
17 July 2013