Decision on the second item on the agenda: Promotion of the ratification of the Instrument for the Amendment of the Constitution of the International Labour Organisation, 1986

Record of decisions | 18 March 2013

Decision on the second item on the agenda: Promotion of the ratification of the Instrument for the Amendment of the Constitution of the International Labour Organisation, 1986

The Governing Body:

(a) welcomed the new ratifications of the 1986 Amendment of the Constitution of the International Labour Organisation;

(b) again invited the Members that had not yet ratified the 1986 Amendment, and in particular the eight remaining Members of chief industrial importance and the other 13 Members represented on the Governing Body through their governments, to do so;

(c) encouraged ILO constituents to intensify efforts at the national and regional levels aimed at further ratifications of the 1986 Amendment, by the Members that had not yet ratified it;

(d) requested the Director-General to continue efforts to promote the ratification of the 1986 Amendment, and to report periodically to the Governing Body on new activities and ratifications; and

(e) invited the Director-General to follow the guidance in respect of action aimed at the promotion of the ratification of the 1986 Amendment, that the Governing Body provided during its debate.

(Document GB.317/LILS/2, paragraph 7.)