Video and audio stories

2020

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    COVID-19: What role for Workers' Organizations?

    17 April 2020

    The COVID-19 outbreak is the most severe crisis facing the world since the Second World War. It is not just a public health issue, but causing massive disruptions in the world of work. Workers’ organizations have a crucial role in combating the outbreak. Discover how...​

  2. Covid-19: Three tips to protect SME Workers

    15 April 2020

    The video provides a quick guide from ILO’s occupational safety and health experts for employers at small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) to protect workers during the Covid 19 outbreak.

  3. (AUDIO) Coronavirus could see global unemployment rise by 25 million: ILO in India

    30 March 2020

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO New Delhi, was interviewed by Global UN News to understand the impact of covid19 pandemic on the world of work in India.

  4. (Audio) Coordinated efforts are needed to tackle Covid 19

    30 March 2020

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO New Delhi, was interviewed by UN News to understand the impact of Covid19 pandemic on the world of work in India.

  5. The ILO Centenary celebrations in India

    22 January 2020

    The video captures glimpses of the ILO Centenary celebrations organised by the Ministry of Labour and Employment of the Government of India at Ambedkar International Center in Delhi.

2019

  1. Invisible workers: Enabling Decent Work for informal economy workers Global Supply Chains

    10 September 2019

    The video was developed as a part of ILO/Japan Multi-bilateral Programme - 'Towards Fair and Sustainable Global Supply Chains: Promoting Decent Work for Invisible Workers in South Asia' and provides brief introduction about the background and objectives of the project.

  2. Home as Workplace: Health and Safety for Informal Economy Workers in Global Supply Chains

    04 September 2019

    The video was developed as a part of ILO/Japan Multi-bilateral Programme - 'Towards Fair and Sustainable Global Supply Chains: Promoting Decent Work for Invisible Workers in South Asia' and captures the efforts made towards making working conditions at home safer.

  3. New ILO Standards on Violence and Harassment at Work: What benefits for Workers?

    21 June 2019

    After many years of negotiations, the ILO adopted a convention and recommendation on violence and harassment in the world of work. How can workers take advantage from these two instruments? Marie Clarke Walker, Worker Vice-Chairperson of the Committee on Violence and Harassment shares her views...

  4. 'Till everyone can see" – Hindi version

    12 June 2019

    Launch of the Hindi adaptation of the song, 'Till everyone can see", on the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour (WDACL) 2019. The theme of WDACL is "Children shouldn't work in fields but on dreams". The song video was launched during the Joint ILO-MOLE-VVGNLI event to observe the WDACL on 12 June 2019.

  5. The Driving Force of the ILO

    09 June 2019

    The International Labour Organization is celebrating its 100 years in 2019. However, there is a little-known page in the history of this tripartite Organization: Who is the driving force behind the setting up of the ILO? Discover the story of the ILO Workers Group…

  6. 'Pragati', a song to celebrate decent work in India

    10 April 2019

    In the context of ILO100th anniversary ILO office in New Delhi produced a video clip celebrating the working lives of people in India. The song titled 'Pragati' or progress hails the spirit of every working person in India. The video highlights the message of decent work for all men and women and building a world of work that is fair, equal and prosperous.

  7. Voices from the world of work: Shashi Tharoor

    15 January 2019

    As part of the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) video voices series, created to mark the Organization’s 100th anniversary in 2019, Indian politician and former U.N. Under-Secretary General, Shashi Tharoor talks about why the world needs the ILO.

2018

  1. Voices from the World of Work: Yuri Afanasiev

    10 December 2018

    UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India, Yuri Afanasiev, talks about ILO's rich history, its critical role in shaping the future of work, and more.

  2. ILO India: 100 year journey

    20 November 2018

    By working with the ILO, India is making progress towards creating decent work for its growing, youthful population. With the ILO's Centenary on the horizon, this video explains the country’s long-standing connection with the Organization and some of the goals for the future.

  3. I want my children to get into decent jobs

    03 October 2018

    A large majority of domestic workers are migrant workers in India, and they are among the most vulnerable groups of workers.

  4. AUDIO: “The golden rule of freelancing, be open to learning”

    05 June 2018

    Thirty-year old Tamseel Hussain started working young. He preferred practical experience over textual learning. How does Hussain perceive the changing world of work as a freelancer? Hear the full podcast.

  5. VIDEO: “The golden rule of freelancing, be open to learning”

    05 June 2018

    Thirty-year old Tamseel Hussain started working young. He preferred practical experience over textual learning. How does Hussain perceive the changing world of work as a freelancer? Watch this video story

  6. Elimination of violence and harassement at work: the experience of India

    01 June 2018

    How to protect workers against violence and harassment at the workplace ? Sonia George shares the experience of the Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) in India...​​

  7. Workplaces must fight tuberculosis

    28 May 2018

    A short video highlighting the importance of a supportive workplace environment in ensuring that workers with TB seek timely diagnosis and appropriate treatment.

  8. End stigma to effectively treat tuberculosis

    28 May 2018

    The video spot focuses on the need to address stigma and discrimination associated with TB infection as it prevents a patient from seeking and adhering to proper treatment.