ILO Office for the United Nations

  • UNGA75

    The ILO at the 75th UN General Assembly

    The pandemic is not the only issue the world faces. Inequality, climate change, poverty, hunger, armed conflict and other ills remain global challenges. The ILO is engaged in a series of events shaping the General Assembly’s work on the global challenges facing the world today.


  1. UNGA75

    Second Committee Urges a Disaster Risk-Informed and Resilient COVID-19 Recovery

    19 October 2020

  2. UNGA75 - Second Committee

    Disaster Risk-Informed and Resilient COVID-19 Recovery

    15 October 2020

    Organized by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO), the Office of the High Representative for LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS (OHRLLS), and UN Women

  3. UNGA75

    High-Level Side Event on COVID-19 and Maritime Crew Changes: A humanitarian, safety, and economic crisis

    24 September 2020

    On the occasion of World Maritime Day, the International Maritime Organization, the ILO and the United Nations Global Compact, collaboration with the International Chamber of Shipping and the International Transport Workers' Federation, bring together heads of UN agencies, governments, multinational corporations, and shipowner and seafarer representatives, to discuss the present crisis and raise awareness for the important and unsung role of seafarers.