Events and training on labour migration

February 2014

  1. Zimbabwe-South Africa Bi-national Consultation Workshop

    26 February 2014

    Representatives of Ministries of Labour and National Affairs -in charge of migration issues-, workers and employers organizations from Zimbabwe and South Africa discussed on approach and activities to be developed in the framework of the Global Action Programme on Migrant Domestic Workers (GAP-MDW).

  2. GMG Side Event on Strengthening Cooperation and Partnerships between Civil Society, Social Partners and the GMG, 12th Coordination Meeting on International Migration

    21 February 2014

  3. GMG Chair presentation to a panel discussion on Follow-up to the 2013 High-level Dialogue on International Migration and Development at the 12th Coordination Meeting on International Migration

    20 February 2014

  4. Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General, and GMG Chair 2014, Video-message to the 12th Coordination Meeting on International Migration

    20 February 2014

  5. Jordanian human trafficking specialists meet to identify operational indicators

    18 - 19 February 2014

    Experts in the field of counter-trafficking meet to draft a set of operational indicators on human trafficking in Jordan in preparation for a national quantitative survey.

  6. European Parliament hearing on sports and human rights in Qatar

    13 February 2014

    ILO Deputy Director-General will participate in a hearing on sports and human rights, held by the European Parliament Committee on Human Rights, focussing on the situation of migrant workers in Qatar.

  7. Training Program for ASEAN Labour Attaches and Consular Officials on Negotiations, Conflict Management and Ethical Recruitment

    3 - 7 February 2014

    The establishment of Migrant Resource Centers has benefited many migrant workers. The use of these Centers are now found in many sending and receiving countries, and they take various forms.

January 2014

  1. The 4th ADBI-OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labour Migration in Asia: Building Human Capital across Borders (RAS151)

    27 - 28 January 2014

    The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) is organizing, in cooperation with Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the International Labour Organization (ILO), a roundtable on labour migration in Asia.

  2. Senior media executives meet to enhance coverage of labour migration

    13 - 14 January 2014

    The ILO and Panos Paris bring together media professionals from countries of migrant labour origion to expand media coverage and information sharing on labour migration.

December 2013

  1. Regional Meeting to Review Labour Migration Structures and Financing in Asia (RAS151)

    17 - 18 December 2013

    A 1.5 day workshop will be organized to present and validate the findings of the study and to increase the knowledge base on the financing of protection of migrant workers and organizational structures to manage labour emigration.