The ILO organizes and takes part in a wide range of meetings, conferences, workshops and training events, throughout the Pacific. More information about the events listed below can be found by clicking on the relevant link, or by contacting the CO-Suva.
27 - 28 May 2013
Private sector perspective on youth entrepreneurship in the tourism sector – what are the opportunities, challenges & solutions
21 May 2013
Strengthening DWCP's with a specific focus on national priorities.
20 May 2013
Tonga’s Ministry of Commerce, Tourism and Labour is consulting widely on a draft Employment Relations Bill to progressively implement the International Labour Organisation’s eight fundamental Conventions.
13 May 2013
This initiative is part of the EU- funded Tackling Child Labour through Education (TACKLE) project implemented by the ILO’s International Programme for the Elimination of Child Labour, which strengthens formal education and training interventions aimed at preventing children from dropping out of school and entering into child labour.
1 May 2013
The ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries is developing guidance for member countries to assist with the establishment and implementation of tripartite labour advisory committees.
25 - 26 April 2013
On 26 April 2013, the ILO Country Office for Pacific Island Countries observes World Day for Occupational Safety and Health in Kiribati, Papua New Guinea and Fiji.
19 April 2013
The Commonwealth Youth Programmes brought in ministers and their delegations from the 54 Commonwealth countries. It was divided into three separated by inter-linked events: The Youth Leaders Forum; the Youth Stakeholders Forum; and The Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting .
19 April 2013
The ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) together with the ILO Regional Office are organising a Regional Workshop for representatives of the employers’ organizations on “Women in Business and Management”.
14 - 15 April 2013
The Papua New Guinea Labour and Industrial Relations Department has organised a road show on behalf of the ILO.
8 April 2013
The ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries has been asked to present as a guest speaker on a panel covering topics on the Post 2015 Development agenda, including: Education, Employment, Economic Empowerment and Health.
25 February - 1 March 2013
The ILO is organizing this workshop to expose OSH inspectors in PNG to the international experience, best practices and guidelines for the inspection of the OSH.
25 - 28 February 2013
The Forum will serve as a platform to finalize the National Action Plan (NAP)to eliminate the worst forms of Child Labour including trafficking
21 February - 21 March 2013
On completion of a training conducted by the ILO/SPC Pacific Island Workplaces Combating HIV and AIDS Project, the Tuvalu Overseas Seafarers Union haved drafted their workplace policy for HIV. TOSU currently have a HIV programme where they provide condom supplies to their members.
11 - 15 February 2013
In Samoa UN agencies have been involved in undertaking initial impact assessments and now supporting the design of recovery and rebuilding programmes.
21 January 2013
According to the National Policy on Sexual Harassment and the Employment Relations Promulgation in Fiji, all employers are responsible for ensuring that workplace policies on elimination of sexual harassment are in place.
12 - 14 December 2012
The Solomon Islands Council of Trade Union (SICTU) represents the nine Trade Unions and Associations in Solomon Islands.
29 - 30 November 2012
Nation wide training programmes to raise awareness on the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV and build-capacity within different public sector organizations
28 - 29 November 2012
As part of the United Nations’ contribution to the 16 Days Campaign to End Violence Against Women in the Pacific, the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized a training on elimination of sexual harassment in the workplace in Port Moresby
28 - 30 November 2012
The International Labour Organization Office for Pacific Island Countries is convening a capacity-building workshop on Employment Policy in Fiji to be held in Suva, Fiji from 28-30 November, 2012.
27 November 2012
Violence against women, particularly young women, is a pronounced problem in the Pacific. This is recognised by the United Nations Working Group on Youth (UNWGY), chaired by the International Labour Organization