Highlights

September 2020

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    Cycle of conferences and webinars

    The workers’ Statute and the ILO: trade unions, collective bargaining and lay-offs 50 years after the adoption of the Workers’ Statute

    21 September 2020

    Cycle of conferences and webinars organized by the University of Padua in collaboration with the ILO Office for Italy and San Marino (25 September – 18 December 2021).

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    Online advanced course

    Gender history, globalization and a caring democracy

    21 September 2020

    The course is organized by the University of Urbino Carlo Bo in collaboration with the Società Italiana delle Storiche (Italian Society of Women Historians) (SIS) and with the ILO Office for Italy and San Marino (October 2020 – June 2021).

  3. First International Equal Pay Day

    The gender pay gap is one of the biggest injustices in today's labour market

    18 September 2020

    On the occasion of the first International Equal Pay Day, the International Labour Organization (ILO) draws attention to the need to accelerate action to achieve equal pay for women and men.

August 2020

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    Child Labour

    ILO Child Labour Convention achieves universal ratification

    04 August 2020

    All 187 member States of the International Labour Organization (ILO) have ratified the ILO Convention on the Worst Forms of Child Labour, 1999 (No. 182).

July 2020

  1. Gender equality and equal opportunities

    COVID-19 and gender unequality in the world of work — Programme on Radio ANMIL, with the participation of Emanuela Pozzan, ILO Gender Equality and Non-discrimination specialist

    30 July 2020

  2. Violence and harassment at work

    Harassment, stalking and mobbing at work — Programme on Radio ANMIL, with the participation of Gianni Rosas, Director of the ILO Office for Italy and San Marino

    07 July 2020

June 2020

  1. © Jennifer A. Patterson / ILO 2021

    COVID-19: Stimulating the economy and employment

    As jobs crisis deepens, ILO warns of uncertain and incomplete labour market recovery

    30 June 2020

    The International Labour Organization’s latest analysis of the labour market impact of COVID-19 finds its impact on the world of work was more severe than previously estimated, and offers three scenarios for the second half of 2020.

  2. © S. Hadkar/Times of India/AFP 2021

    COVID-19: Protecting workers in the workplace

    ILO warns of COVID-19 migrant ‘crisis within a crisis’

    24 June 2020

    Policies need to be put in place to protect stranded migrant workers and to ensure the reintegration of those who return to their home countries, says the International Labour Organization.

  3. © Sambrian Mbaabu / World Bank 2021

    COVID-19: Protecting workers in the workplace

    COVID-19 causes unprecedented jobs crisis, almost all workers and businesses affected by lockdown measures

    19 June 2020

    UN Secretary-General is calling for immediate support for at-risk workers, enterprises, jobs and incomes in a new Policy Brief on the World of Work and COVID-19, prepared with the ILO.

  4. COVID-19: Protecting workers in the workplace

    Livelihoods of more than 55 million domestic workers at risk due to COVID-19

    16 June 2020

    On the ninth anniversary of the adoption of the Domestic Workers Convention, new ILO estimates reveal the risks facing domestic workers due to the COVID-19 pandemic.