News and events

2020

  1. Factsheet, November 2020

    Overview of Switzerland-ILO Cooperation

    23 November 2020

  2. News

    ILO – Ferrero partnership aims to eliminate child labour in hazelnut harvesting in Turkey

    20 November 2020

    Ferrero is supporting the ILO to implement a 40-month project In Turkey to contribute to the elimination of the worst forms of child labour in seasonal agriculture in hazelnut harvesting.

  3. Garment sector in Asia and the Pacific

    Women hit hard by COVID-19 impact on garment sector

    20 November 2020

    A new brief highlights COVID-19 impacts on women and men workers in the garment sector and recommendations for a gender-responsive recovery.

  4. Publication

    ILO Afghanistan: A transformative future of work for peace and development

    19 November 2020

    The ILO has been working in Afghanistan since 2003. This country brochure gives information about Afghanistan Decent Work Country Programme, country situation, the ILO's work in Afghanistan and the ILO's assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  5. Publication

    United Kingdom-ILO Cooperation

    18 November 2020

    Fact-sheet, November 2020

  6. Press release

    The Swedish Government and the International Labour Organization (ILO) sign US $ 3.8 Million partnership agreement

    16 November 2020

    The Swedish Government and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have signed the US $ 3.8 Million partnership agreement to execute the four-year Skills For Energy In Southern Africa (SESA) project.

  7. Agreement ILO/IOM

    ILO and IOM sign agreement to strengthen collaboration on migration governance

    23 October 2020

    To strengthen their work on migration and enable them to provide more policy and practical support to their members, the ILO and the IOM have signed an agreement on migration governance.

  8. COVID-19: Promoting skills development

    Instructors of Indonesian TVETs get ready to shift to online training

    19 October 2020

    Following the successful training of the first batch, the ILO together with the Ministry of Manpower has continued the online learning programme for instructors of the technical and vocational education and training (TVETs) centers with increased number of participants and enhanced training materials.

  9. News

    The ILO's Impact Insurance Facility partners with Habitat for Humanity and Britam to develop new property insurance solutions

    16 October 2020

    The ILO's Impact Insurance Facility is happy to announce a partnership with the global non-profit housing organization Habitat for Humanity, and the financial services group Britam, for a new project on "Developing new property insurance solutions".

  10. ILO-EU Relations

    ILO and European Commission reaffirm mutual partnership at 15th High Level meeting

    13 October 2020