News and events on the future of work

  1. © ETUC 2019

    European Trade Union Confederation Congress

    21 May 2019

  2. Embracing technology for an inclusive growth in Asia

    13 May 2019

    Opening remarks at Singapore Conference on the Future of Work 2019 by Guy Ryder, Director-General, ILO.

  3. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No. 169): “Learning and looking ahead”

  4. Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: Emerging Research on Traditional Knowledge and Livelihoods

  5. Social dialogue delivers results

    07 May 2019

    ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, underlined the importance of social dialogue at a Centenary conference on ‘The Future of Work’ in Belgium.

  6. We have to decide what we want the future of work to look like, says ILO Director-General

    01 May 2019

    On the occasion of Labour Day, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder was interviewed by the BBC's Asia Business Report about the future of work and the opportunities for Asia to further promote labour rights, as we move into the fourth industrial revolution.

  7. Embracing technology and inclusive growth

    29 April 2019

  8. ILO broadens cooperation with its Chinese partners under the Belt and Road Initiative

    29 April 2019

    “The Belt and Road Initiative opens new perspectives and new opportunities for international cooperation.” says ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder.

  9. Regional conference on the future of work in Asia: Embracing Technology; Inclusive Growth

    The Government of Singapore, in collaboration with the social partners and in partnership with the ILO, hosted a regional tripartite conference to discuss the recommendations of the report of the Global Commission on the Future of Work.

  10. Maximize risks and handle challenges of new technology

    25 April 2019

    Speaking at a High-level International Conference in Vilnius, Lithuania, on digitalization, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, stressed the need to take control of our future of work.