01 November 2018
Benefits and challenges of reforms highlighted at conference
20 October 2018
Workshop looks at ILO’s Convention 111 and application in Qatari context
15 October 2018
HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal attended a ceremony to mark the completion of an ILO-supported electrical training programme for women in Jordan. The training programme aims to boost employment among Jordanian and Syrian women through skills development and certification.
05 October 2018
The ILO Regional Office for Arab States in Beirut took part in ILO’s global campaign to promote gender equality and diversity in our offices.
04 October 2018
A new ILO study into employment conditions in Jordan’s agricultural sector found insufficient labour protection for agriculture workers, as well as evidence of child labour in the sector.
Qatar Financial Centre, Labour Ministry and International Labour Organization join hands to enhance human-resource skills in Qatar
25 September 2018
Capacity building programme to help build culture of workplace cooperation.
19 September 2018
The new electronic system was introduced after 16,000 flexible work permits were issued in the sector in one year, as part of an ILO-coordinated agreement between the Ministry of Labour and the General Federation of Jordanian Trade Unions (GFJTU)
18 September 2018
Partners share ideas on how the rights of both domestic workers and their employers can be ensured.
ILO and the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry convene training on worker welfare for construction companies
06 September 2018
Construction company members of the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) have met to discuss key concepts on worker welfare and explore how these can be integrated throughout companies’ supply chains.
04 September 2018
Qatar introduces new legislation to ensure freedom of movement of migrant workers, advancing its reform agenda.