05 December 2018
Some countries of origin are losing the most productive part of their workforce, the study says.
G20 Leaders' Summit
01 December 2018
G20 Communiqué covers key issues, including the future of work, infrastructure for development, sustainable food supply and gender equality.
100 years of ILO History - Series
29 November 2018
As part of the series looking at 100 years of ILO history, we chart some key moments of the ILO’s story. One high point was the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize, something that also marked a recognition of the social, economic and political changes resulting from two world wars.
28 November 2018
27 November 2018
You take your life in your hands when you cross the Makona River. For women entrepreneurs in these three countries, such risks are their livelihood. It’s a tough trade.
Global Wage Report 2018/19
26 November 2018
The latest ILO Global Wage report finds global wage growth has been weak while the gender pay gap, at about 20 per cent globally, remains unacceptably high.
Forced and child labour
22 November 2018
International Labour Organization monitors say that forced labour during the cotton harvest in Uzbekistan has been significantly reduced. As in previous years child labour is no longer a concern.
Global Commission on the Future of Work
22 November 2018
Commissioners finalize details of their independent report on the future of work, to be published in January 2019 - the start of the ILO’s Centenary.
Joint Maritime Commission
21 November 2018
The mechanism for setting the minimum monthly wage for able seafarers is the only one in the International Labour Organization (ILO) that sets the basic wage for any industry.
20 November 2018