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  1. Job centre for refugees opens in Azraq camp, under the patronage of the Minister of Labour

    15 February 2018

  2. Pregnant Teacher

    14 February 2018

    Huda is pregnant, but she is worried about how that will affect her job. Sahar helps her understand her rights as a working mother. If certain conditions are in place, the school where she works must establish a nursery for the children of its employees, and she is entitled to one hour of breastfeeding daily.

  3. Know Your Rights

    14 February 2018

    In this video, our friend Sahar helps her teacher colleagues understand their rights by explaining how their employers must respect the Collective Agreement for teachers in the private sector, and what they should do if they have a complaint against their employer.

  4. The First Salary

    14 February 2018

    Did you know that in 2010, the Statistics bureau of Jordan found that the gender pay gap in the teaching sector is 24.5 per cent? In this video, Sahar shares the story of what it was like for her to receive her first salary as a teacher in a private school in Jordan.

  5. Tender ITB No 12/2018: Construction of traffic control features in Ghobeiry Municipality

    Invitation to Bid: Tender ILO/EIIP ITB No 12/2018 Construction of traffic control features in Ghobeiry Municipality, and invitation to pre-qualification training.

  6. ILO, the Arab League and FAO discuss the implications of child labour for Arab States

    05 February 2018

    Following a consultation meeting to discuss the draft findings of a regional study, ILO and Arab League officials met to discuss a possible long-term partnership between the two organizations to jointly address child labour issues across the region.

  7. Lebanon launches its first labour force survey to meet mounting economic and labour market challenges

    31 January 2018

    Under the Patronage of Prime Minister Saad Hariri, the Central Administration of Statistics launches the Labour Force and Households’ Living Conditions Survey, which will be carried out with technical support from the ILO and funding from the EU.

  8. Lebanon launches its first labour force survey to meet mounting economic and labour market challenges

    31 January 2018

    Under the Patronage of Prime Minister Saad Hariri, the Central Administration of Statistics launches the Labour Force and Households’ Living Conditions Survey, which will be carried out with technical support from the ILO and funding from the EU.

  9. Workshop on performance assessment of competency-based training in practice

    ILO and UNICEF are organizing a practical workshop on the modular approach to competency-based training, in collaboration with GIZ ProVET.

  10. Kuwait pledges $0.5 million in continued annual support for ILO activities in the Palestinian Territory

    22 January 2018

    A new grant from Kuwait to the ILO will promote decent work and social justice in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, bringing the total of Kuwait’s contributions to ILO efforts in the Arab States region to US$ 5 million since 2009.