The ILO needs to understand and to respond effectively to the world of work ongoing changes in order to be able to advance its mandate for social justice. The unit in charge of the Future of Work initiative seeks to involve the ILO's tripartite constituency fully and universally, but also to reach beyond them to the academic world and to all other relevant and interested actors.
2016A broad framework is needed to give the future of work Centenary initiative the necessary structure and focus for concrete results to be obtained. In 2016 all ILO members States are invited to undertake national "future of work" dialogues structured around four “centenary conversations”:
- Work and society
- Decent jobs for all
- The organization of work and production
- The governance of work