COVID-19 and the ILO Recommendation 205
19 May 2020
The ILO Recommendation No 205 on Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience, adopted in 2017 (R205) deals with crises arising from both conflicts and disasters and it is very topical as it gives guidance for situation such as the one we are facing now with COVID-19.
Protecting Workers in the Informal Economy during COVID-19 Pandemic
30 April 2020
The global Coronavirus pandemic is profoundly affecting the world of work.What do workers in the informal need and how can policy makers protect their lives and livelihoods? Learn more here...
In face of pandemic: Ensuring Safety and Health at Work
24 April 2020
Addressing Safety and Health at Work in Eastern Europe and Central Asia while Facing Pandemic" Brief description: ILO continues to offer support to its constituents and proposes solutions to face pandemic and its consequences on labour market, OSH and working conditions and access to social protection floor. The key pillars in responding to the COVID-19 proposed by ILO are: stimulating the economy and employment, supporting enterprises, jobs and incomes, protecting workers in the workplaces and relying on social dialogue for solutions.
COVID-19 and Worker's organisations
20 April 2020
The global virus pandemic of COVID-19 is the most severe crisis facing the world since the Second World War. In addition to the threat to public health, the economic and social disruption threatens the long-term livelihoods and wellbeing of millions. What can trade unions do?