14 July 2019
Support GSP+ beneficiary countries to effectively implement ILS and comply with reporting obligations
01 July 2019
Being a beneficiary of the EU GSP+ preferential tariff scheme, Armenia has committed to put into action 27 core international conventions on human and labour rights, environmental protection and good governance, including the eight ILO Core Conventions. The Project Support GSP+ beneficiary countries to effectively implement ILS and comply with reporting obligations is supporting Armenia in the promotion and application of ILO fundamental Conventions, and in addressing the comments made by the ILO supervisory bodies on the application of these fundamental Conventions, particularly of the Labour Inspection Convention, 1947 (No.81).
15 May 2019
On May 15, the Armenian capital hosted the official launch of the Work Armenia Initiative and the event dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the International Labour Organization.
14 May 2019
The Programme aims to further develop mechanisms of regulating labour relations, improve employment policy and enhance employability of women and men, and to strengthen social dialogue and collective bargaining at all levels.
12 April 2019
On 11 April 2019, a day-long series of events spanning four continents marked the ILO's 100th anniversary. The events were webcast live and they could be viewed around the globe in real time mode.
16 March 2019
On March 14-15, the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia (CTUA) with support of the International Labour Organization organized in Agveran a workshop entitled “The ILO Centenary: Future of Work and the Role of Trade Unions in Promoting Decent Work”.
07 December 2018
On 3–6 December 2018, a delegation consisting of Niall O’Higgins, Sr Employment Research Specialist, Youth Employment Programme (ILO Geneva), and Kanae Tada, Project Junior Technical Officer (Research), ILO Moscow Office, conducted in Yerevan a series of interviews with representatives from the Armenian Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia, the Confederation of Trade Unions of Armenia, and other partners.
22 November 2018
In collaboration with the ILO International Training Center (ITCILO) in Turin, ILO Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia has organized a Sub-regional training on Membership strategies and Service design and delivery, which was held on 19 - 21 November 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
24 October 2018
On 24 October, the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Armenia, in cooperation with the ILO, organized a tripartite workshop on the development of the new National Employment Strategy (NES).
03 October 2018
The ILO-ACTRAV, in cooperation with the Pan-European Regional Council of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-PERC) organized a regional conference for the ITUC-PERC affiliates in the Newly Independent States (NIS) on 26-27 September in Tbilisi. The participants discussed challenges of effective functioning of the labour inspections to supervise implementation of labour and occupational health and safety standards. Taking part were trade union leaders, technical specialists and trade union labour inspectors from Eastern Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia.