News

January 2019

  1. Blog

    Skills for the future: Learning to learn through technology is the new skills visa

    17 January 2019

    People say “seeing is believing”, but that’s wrong. The truth is, “I will see it when I believe it”.

  2. Work in Fishing Convention

    UK joins efforts to ensure decent work in the fishing sector

    16 January 2019

    The United Kingdom has ratified the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188), becoming the 13th ILO Member State to do so.

  3. © Frédéric Cirou / AltoPress 2019

    Blog

    The ‘Beauty Premium’ and other forms of stereotyping are real, and they’re a workplace problem

    14 January 2019

    People say “seeing is believing”, but that’s wrong. The truth is, “I will see it when I believe it”.

  4. Media advisory

    Global Commission to launch landmark Future of Work report

    14 January 2019

  5. ILO100

    Taking the ILO to the people

    10 January 2019

    For its Centenary the International Labour Organization (ILO) launches major global campaign to connect with the public on world of work issues.

  6. ILO100: Our story, your story

    ILO past, present and future

    09 January 2019

    The ILO’s new multimedia, interactive Centenary website is now live! Let us take you on a journey through the ILO’s past, present and future – from its founding back in 1919, to major historical events, to the conventions and programmes that have affected all our lives. We’ll be rolling out new chapters in the course of the next two months on ilo.org/100 as we celebrate 100 years of advancing social justice and promoting decent work.

  7. ILO100

    100 years of fighting for Social Justice

    02 January 2019

    To welcome the beginning of the ILO’s century year, we look at the organization’s history and impact – and how it is preparing for its second century.

December 2018

  1. Globalization and decent work

    Responding to globalization: The Decent Work Agenda

    24 December 2018

    As the ILO turns 100, we look at some of the key events that shaped the organization’s story. The introduction of the Decent Work Agenda at the turn of the century was one such milestone.

  2. ILO 100

    A future of work for Russian youth

    21 December 2018

    Youth employment remains a priority for the ILO as the Organization moves into its second century. A project in Russia’s West Siberian region addresses this key future of work challenge by seeking to change employers’ perceptions and creating opportunities for the most vulnerable youth.

  3. Labour Overview for Latin America

    A quarter century of tracking labour markets in Latin America and the Caribbean

    20 December 2018

    The ILO’s Labour Overview for Latin America and the Caribbean marks its 25th anniversary this month. The annual report tracks unemployment and other labour market indicators, and highlights decent work deficits that need to be tackled.