Decision on the 13th item on the agenda: Report of the Working Party on the Functioning of the Governing Body and the International Labour Conference

Record of decisions | 30 March 2016

Decision on the 13th item on the agenda: Report of the Working Party on the Functioning of the Governing Body and the International Labour Conference

The Governing Body:

(a) decided to propose to the Conference that it implement the proposed arrangements contained in document GB.326/WP/GBC/1(Rev.) for the International Labour Conference in June 2016;

(b) requested the Office to prepare for the 328th Session (November 2016) of the Governing Body an analysis of the session of the International Labour Conference in June 2016, which would allow the Governing Body to draw lessons from that experience and take the appropriate decisions as regards the arrangements for future sessions of the International Labour Conference;

(c) requested the Office to undertake a comprehensive review of the Standing Orders of the Conference with a view to submitting to the 328th Session (November 2016) draft amendments to the Standing Orders to the International Labour Conference;

(d) requested the Office to prepare for the 328th Session (November 2016) a background document on the conduct of the Regional Conferences (or Meetings) to enable the Working Party to commence its review of the functioning and role of the Regional Meetings, as agreed by the Governing Body in June 2011.

(Document GB.326/INS/13, paragraph 18.)