COVID-19 and the world of work

United Nations response

  1. © Marc A. Hermann / MTA 2021

    Seafarers and aircrew need priority COVID-19 vaccination

    26 March 2021

    UN organizations issue joint call for seafarers and aircrew to be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccination.

  2. UN Philippines rallies behind govt's Jobs Summit to address record-high unemployment

    26 March 2021

    UN Philippines commits support for Government to address Philippine unemployment which, at 10.4 per cent, is the highest the country has seen in 15 years.

  3. Creating a green recovery pathway for the Philippines

    12 March 2021

    Building a better future of work and charting a greener economy can lead to an inclusive and sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic according to Dr Selva Ramachandran, UNDP Philippines Resident Representative and Director Khalid Hassan of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines in a joint Op-Ed.

  4. How can the world boost efforts to end child labour in 2021?

    01 January 2021

  5. Recovering Better: Sport for Development and Peace – Reopening, Recovery and Resilience Post-COVID-19

    15 December 2020

  6. © UN Bosnia and Herzegovina 2021

    Interview with Ingrid Macdonald, UN Resident Coordinator in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    11 December 2020

    ILO asked the newly appointed UN Resident Coordinator about the UN efforts in addressing the socio-economic consequences of the COVID-19 crisis and the role of ILO in the response to the pandemic in the country.

  7. Special Session of the General Assembly in Response to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

    High-level dialogue with world leaders, UN principals - including ILO Director General- and other stakeholders on the impacts of the pandemic on people, societies and economies and the multifaceted, coordinated response required to address this crisis.

  8. United Nations Comprehensive Response to COVID-19: Saving Lives, Protecting Societies, Recovering Better

    16 September 2020

  9. COVID-19 and Transforming Tourism

    25 August 2020

  10. Education during COVID-19 and beyond

    03 August 2020

  11. The Impact of COVID-19 on the Arab Region: An Opportunity to Build Back Better

    15 July 2020

  12. The World of Work and COVID-19

    19 June 2020

  13. The Impact of COVID-19 on Food Security and Nutrition

    10 June 2020

  14. COVID-19 and the Need for Action on Mental Health

    14 May 2020

  15. How COVID-19 is changing the world: A statistical perspective

    01 May 2020

  16. Shared Responsibility, Global Solidarity: Responding to the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19

    15 April 2020

  17. A Disability-Inclusive Response to COVID-19

    15 April 2020

  18. A UN framework for the immediate socio-economic response to COVID-19

    15 April 2020

  19. COVID-19 and Human Rights: We are all in this together

    01 April 2020