G7 France 2019

  • © G7 Presidency

    ILO's DG at the G7 Leaders' Summit in Biarritz

  • © Ministères sociaux / DICOM / William Alix / Sipa Press

    ILO's Director-General attending the G7 Social Ministers Meeting (France, 2019)

  • © G7 Presidency

    ILO's DG at the G7 Leaders' Summit in Biarritz

France's goals

  • Improve social justice by through a greater integration of international labour standards into multilateralism
  • Support access to universal social protection schemes
  • Accompany digital transformation and its impact on the future of work
  • Promote occupational equality between women and men

ILO's contributions to the G7 2019

G7 Leaders’ Summit, 24-26 August, Biarritz

The G7 Leaders' Declaration commits to promoting women’s entrepreneurship in Africa, a digital transformation, and enhanced transparency in public procurement and to combat corruption.

G7 Labour and Employment Ministers Meeting (G7 Social), 6-7 June, Paris

Employment Task Force (G7 Social)

1st meeting (24-25 January, Paris)
  • Goal 1: Trade agreements and decent work [presentation]
  • Goal 2: Towards Universal Social Protection Systems [presentation]
  • Goal 3: Work for a brighter future [presentation]
  • Goal 4: Making gender equality at work happen: From commitments to facts [presentation]
2nd meeting (1-2 April, Paris)
  • Labour Provisions in G7 trade agreements: A comparative perspective [full paper ¦ presentation]
  • How to close the gender pay gap? Insights from the Global Wage Report 2018/2019 [presentation]
  • Towards Universal Social Protection and achieving SDG 1.3 [note]