Youth jobs crisis
11 January 2013
Statement by Guy Ryder at the Tripartite Seminar on Youth Employment in Europe organized by Hungarian Ministry for National Economy and the ILO, to examine the challenges of labour market integration of young people in Europe. (Check against delivery)
18 December 2012
We celebrate the contribution of women and men migrants to growth and development in both their host and home countries. They replenish labour markets with much-needed skills and human and social capital.
Joint statement by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, President, Asian Development Bank, and Mr Guy Ryder, Director-General, ILO
17 December 2012
Joint statement by the ADB and the ILO on promoting decent work in developing Asia and the Pacific to reduce poverty and vulnerability; supporting a more inclusive, equitable and prosperous Asia-Pacific region; promoting greater access to opportunities; and reaffirming support for internationally-recognized core labour standards.
Keynote address by ILO Director-General Guy Ryder to the Plenary session of the International Conference on Decent Work
11 December 2012
10 December 2012
02 December 2012
01 December 2012
This World AIDS day commemoration carries a unanimous hope that the world can bring an end to AIDS.
World Aids Day
28 November 2012
ILO African Staff Association
22 November 2012
Director-General’s welcome remarks on the occasion of the visit to the ILO of Dr Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, to address the ILO African Staff Association.
By the President of the African Development Bank
22 November 2012
Speech delivered by Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank at the ILO. (Check against delivery)
US President in Myanmar
19 November 2012
Working Party on the social dimension of globalization
13 November 2012
ILO Director-General introduction to the Working party on the social dimension of globalization - High-level section of the governing body of the ILO. CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY
Ending the Violence of Extreme Poverty
17 October 2012
16 October 2012
IMF/World Bank annual meeting
13 October 2012
Statement by Mr Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General at the International Monetary and Financial Committee and Development Committee (Tokyo, 13 October 2012)
2012 Nobel Peace Prize
12 October 2012
International Day of the Girl Child
11 October 2012
Ceremony for transmission of office
28 September 2012
28 May 2012
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has elected Guy Ryder as its tenth Director-General. M. Ryder, who is currently the ILO’s Executive Director for International Labour Standards and Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, will begin his five-year term in October 2012.