News room

June 2022

  1. ILO Director-General warns G7 Summit on great divergence

    27 June 2022

    In his statement to the G7 Summit in Germany, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, says pandemic and conflict have widened divergence between industrialized and developing countries. Raises concern over inequalities within countries, including gender gaps.

  2. Media Toolkit and Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration, Fair Recruitment and Forced Labour – Uzbekistan edition

    22 June 2022

    A national adaptation of the Global ILO toolkit for journalists and the Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration, Fair Recruitment and Forced Labour was released in Uzbekistan.

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    App helps protect outdoor workers from dangers of the sun

    21 June 2022

    Skin cancer is preventable, yet despite this more than 120,000 people globally died of the disease and more than 1.5 million were diagnosed with it in 2020.

  4. Armenian representatives take part in OSH Workshop at ITC Turin

    18 June 2022

    On 6-17 June, the International Training Centre of the ILO, in collaboration with ILO SafeWork programme organized a workshop on National Programmes and Systems of Occupational Safety and Health in Turin, Italy to acquaint participants with international guidelines and principles of the ILO and the experience of consolidated and successful national OSH systems and programmes.

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    Only six per cent of domestic workers have comprehensive social protection, says ILO

    16 June 2022

    Domestic workers make an important contribution to society, providing vital care for families and households, but they remain undervalued.

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    ILO Governing Body demands end to Russian aggression in Ukraine

    14 June 2022

    The Governing Body of the International Labour Organization considered a number of issues, including the Russian aggression against Ukraine, the situation in Myanmar, Belarus and Venezuela, and elected new officers.

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    International Labour Conference closes with “remarkable harvest of achievements”

    11 June 2022

    The Director-General told delegates that the 110th International Labour Conference had made history with its work on safety and health, apprenticeships, and labour standards, among other areas.

  8. Tajikistan determines the minimum subsistence level and consumer basket price

    11 June 2022

    With the support of the International Labour Organization (ILO) the Research Institute under the Ministry of Labour, Migration and Employment of Population of the Republic of Tajikistan is conducting rapid assessment to determine the subsistence minimum and consumer basket price in the country. The assessment involves all regions in Tajikistan, including districts, cities of republican subordination and the capital city of Dushanbe.

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    International Labour Conference adds safety and health to Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work

    10 June 2022

    The landmark decision means that all ILO Member States commit to respect and promote the fundamental right to a safe and healthy working environment, whether or not they have ratified the relevant Conventions.

  10. Training on Soft Skills for Labour Inspectors in Uzbekistan

    04 June 2022

    Fifty six labour inspectors were trained on soft skills in Samarkand city, Uzbekistan.