Events and meetings

2011

  1. Event

    2nd Conference on Regulating for Decent Work: Regulating for a Fair recovery (RDW), 6-8 July 2011

    6 - 8 July 2011

    The Conference will explore the following: - Fairness at the workplace after the crisis - Decent working conditions: regulation's dispensable ideal? - Wages, inequality and economic growth - Enforcing Decent Work Researchers from all regions and from a range of disciplines including law, economics, industrial relations, development studies, sociology, psychology and geography are encouraged to attend.

  2. Event

    Gender and Migration: Care Workers at the Interface of Migration and Development

    11 May 2011

    A special event by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN Women) and the International Labor Organization (ILO) at the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC-IV)

  3. Event

    Living wage in the 21st century: Why, what and how

    3 February 2011

    Workshop on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

2010

  1. Event

    "Building effective wage policies" course, ILO Turin Training Center, Nov. 2010

    29 November - 3 December 2010

  2. Event

    "Decent Work for Domestic Workers in Canada"

    22 April 2010

    Workshop on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

  3. Event

    Presentation on "Workplace solutions for childcare"

    1 January 2010 - 1 January 2011

2009

  1. Event

    Conference on Confronting Crises: Policy Responses to Improving Job Quality

    7 - 8 December 2009

    Organized by the ILO Conditions of Work and Employment Programme, this conference will bring together national and regional researchers and tripartite representatives from across Africa. The objective of the Conference is to share and examine the efforts being made across the region to improve working conditions, and to identify effective policy and practical approaches for the future.

  2. Event

    1st International Industrial Relations Association (IIRA) World Congress on Labour market regulations: rationales, indicators and impacts

    24 August 2009

    The Study Group's first meeting was organized in two panels. In the first, the existing theoretical and conceptual frameworks for the measurement and comparison of labour regulations were evaluated and suggestions made for improvements in theory, measurement and evaluation. The second panel was devoted to "country reports" on empirical studies in various national settings. Presentations were made by Miguel Malo (University of Salamanca); Sean Cooney (University of Melbourne) and Richard Mitchell (Monash University); Judy Fudge (University of Victoria); Sara Charlesworth (RMIT University); and Sangheon Lee (International Labour Organization) and Deirdre McCann (University of Aberdeen).

  3. Event

    1st Conference on Regulating for Decent Work: Innovative labour regulation in a turbulent world (RDW), 8-10 July 2009

    8 - 10 July 2009

    The Conference will explore responses to current deregulatory agendas and examine techniques for strengthening regulatory measures in substance or scope and heightening their influence on the practices of working life. Researchers from all regions are encouraged to attend and from a range of disciplines including law, economics, industrial relations, development studies, sociology and geography.

  4. Event

    National Stakeholder Hearing on the plight of Indonesian domestic workers

    19 May 2009

    Event organized in conjunction with the Launch of ILO’s Global Report on Forced Labour 2009 “The Cost of Coercion”: Global Report under the Follow up to the ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work”

  5. Event

    "A missing link: How does flexicurity affect workers' well-beings?"

    19 May 2009

    Workshop on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

2008

  1. Event

    "Motives and measurement: towards a new economics of labour regulation"

    28 January 2008

    Workshop on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

2007

  1. Event

    "Monitoring employment conditions through workers' surveys"

    26 September 2007

    Workshop on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

  2. Event

    Workshops on Regulating for Decent Work (RDW)

    9 June 2007 - 3 February 2011

    TRAVAIL has invited leading researchers to the ILO to discuss their research findings and policy implications. They include Giuseppe Bertola (University of Turin), Iain Campbell (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), Simon Deakin (University of Cambridge), Francis Green (University of Kent), Arne Kalleberg (University of North Carolina), Kea Tijdens (University of Amsterdam), Dr. Brendan Burchell (University of Cambridge).