Resources on future of work

  1. South African Broadcasting Corporation

    President Ramaphosa Co-Chairs Global Commission on the Future of Work

    16 November 2018

    President Cyril Ramaphosa is finishing his three day European tour at the ILO where he has been chairing a meeting of the Global Commission aimed at providing recommendations for the future of work to deliver social justice in the 21st century.

  2. ILO Research Paper Series

    Finding proactive features in labour market policies: A reflection based on the evidence

    15 November 2018

  3. ILO Research Paper Series

    Intergenerational mobility: A dream deferred?

    08 November 2018

  4. ILO Research Paper Series

    Working time and the future of work

    07 November 2018

  5. ILO Research Paper Series

    Working time and the future of work

    07 November 2018

  6. Event

    Impact of digital revolution and globalization on labour law spotlighted

    New forms of work, digitization, robotics, neurosciences, employment protection, globalization and the health and privacy of workers were among the subjects discussed at the second global congress of Cielo Laboral, a group facilitating the study of labour law. The conference was attended by labour lawyers from more than 15 countries.

  7. Event

    Workshop: Contribution by the International Bar Association to the ILO’s Debate on The Future of Work

    Legal trends for the regulation of employment and labor and labor relations of the future with special consideration to law and disruptive technologies at work

  8. Publication

    Employment Situation in Latin America and the Caribbean (Number 19): Environmental sustainability and employment in Latin America and the Caribbean

    23 October 2018

    In the 19th edition of Employment Situation in Latin America, both United Nations organizations address how urgently needed environmental sustainability – especially the decarbonization of the energy sector and the circular economy – can affect the world of work, and the challenges posed by this situation.

  9. Social dialogue

    ILO signs new cooperation agreement with Economic and Social Councils worldwide

    23 October 2018

    Institutions to step up collaboration on areas of mutual interest such as social dialogue and decent work.

  10. © Reuters 2018


    As tech disrupts our jobs, it's not too late to turn pain into gain

    22 October 2018

    Workers will need a magic mix of skills to survive the technological revolution.