ILO and the UN General Assembly

As a UN specialised agency, the ILO makes regular and important contributions to the work of the UN General Assembly, the UN’s most important policy making and membership body. The ILO’s expertise and experience across the broad range of world of work issues plays an important role in shaping the General Assembly’s work on development, multilateral regulation, peace and security.

In the spotlight

  1. 23 September 2019

    United Nations Climate Action Summit

    The Climate Action Summit will give impetus to the commitments made under the Paris Agreement on climate change, to limit global temperature increases to well below two degrees Celsius with an endeavour to limit them to 1.5 degrees Celsius.