News

January 2019

  1. ILO100

    Future of work report, ILO Centenary celebrations to be launched on January 22

    21 January 2019

    January 22 will be a big day for the ILO, as daylong celebrations marking the start of its 100th anniversary begin with the launch of the Global Commission report on the Future of Work.

  2. ILO100

    Our story, your story: Setting standards for decent work

    18 January 2019

    Developing international labour standards at the ILO is a unique process involving governments, workers and employers from around the world working together. Find out more about the ILO’s mission to advance social justice and promote decent work in chapter 2 of our new multimedia, interactive Centenary website.

  3. 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”.

  4. 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.

  5. © Frédéric Cirou / AltoPress 2019

    Blog

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

    15 January 2019

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

  6. Media advisory

    Global Commission to launch landmark Future of Work report

    14 January 2019

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. ILO100

    Resources for constituents

    02 January 2019

    In 2019, the International Labour Organization (ILO) celebrates its 100th anniversary. The Centenary will be a celebration of the ILO’s achievements and will reaffirm the ILO’s position as the authoritative global organization for the world of work.

  10. 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.