28 May-8 June 2018

News and articles - 107th International Labour Conference

  1. Article

    Summary of the work of the Committees of the 107th International Labour Conference

    08 June 2018

  2. 107th International Labour Conference

    ILO tripartism “a most potent antidote” to negative political trends and discourse

    08 June 2018

    World parliament of labour heads for ground-breaking new standards on violence at work and supports renewed push for gender equality.

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    President of Ireland: Global solidarity dedicated to social justice and equality for all is key to building peace

    07 June 2018

    President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, made a passionate call for an approach to work that could meet the contemporary demands of social justice. He made the remarks in an address at the World of Work Summit of the International Labour Conference that discussed “Employment and Decent work for Peace and Resilience”.

  4. 7 June 2018

    World of Work Summit: Employment and decent work for peace and resilience

  5. International Labour Standards

    ILO Conference abrogates six Conventions, withdraws three Recommendations

    05 June 2018

    A two-thirds majority of votes at the International Labour Conference was required for the abrogation.

  6. Press release

    ILO and Singapore moving forward to promote decent work in Southeast Asia

    05 June 2018

  7. Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention

    Thailand joins the global movement to combat forced labour

    04 June 2018

  8. World Day Against Child Labour

    We must tackle the root causes of child labour

    04 June 2018

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder highlighted the importance of addressing the root causes of child labour, including in unpaid family work in agriculture. He spoke at a panel on child labour held on the sidelines of the International Labour Conference.

  9. ILO fundamental Conventions

    Iraq completes its ratification of all ILO Fundamental Conventions

    04 June 2018

    On the sidelines of the 107th International Labour Conference, Iraq completes ratification of ILO Convention 87 on Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize.

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    Central African President Touadéra says employment is key to consolidate peace

    01 June 2018

    Addressing the ILO World of Work summit, President Touadéra spoke of the daily challenge of promoting employment and decent work in favour of peace and resilience.