News and Press releases

September 2022

  1. Unions must work together and find ways to organize new forms of work

    26 September 2022

    Trade unions need to strengthen their unity, attract more young people and organize workers in the digital economy, according to a new report.

  2. Scaling-up action and investments on job creation and social protection in Africa

    22 September 2022

    The ILO in collaboration with the African Union held a high-level policy dialogue on the Global Accelerator for Jobs and Social Protection. Government, worker’s, and employer’s representatives discussed together with development partners opportunities for expanding domestic fiscal space and forging partnerships for African countries to boost job creation and accelerate the extension of social protection coverage.

  3. ILO Siraye helping women thrive in their career through its Women Leadership Development Programme

    15 September 2022

  4. International Labour Standards for the members of the Egyptian House of Representatives

    14 September 2022

  5. © Wayne S. Grazio 2022

    How can Unions contribute to the achievement of universal social protection?

    14 September 2022

    The ILO's Bureau for Workers' Activities (ACTRAV) launched a new resource package on social protection to assist workers and their organizations. Ursula Kulke, Senior Social Protection Specialist, explains the objectives of this resource package and the role of Unions to achieve universal social protection.

  6. ILO, IGAD urge journalists to enhance reporting on labour migration in the IGAD region

    13 September 2022

  7. The ILO Director-General Guy Ryder celebrated the successes of his colleagues in Africa

    12 September 2022

    The Director General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) ended this Wednesday, September 7, 2022, a 48-hour visit to Côte d'Ivoire that allowed him to bid farewell to Africa after ten years at the head of the institution.

  8. The ILO Director-General Guy Ryder celebrated the successes of his colleagues in Africa

    09 September 2022

    The Director General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) ended this Wednesday, September 7, 2022, a 48-hour visit to Côte d'Ivoire that allowed him to bid farewell to Africa after ten years at the head of the institution.

  9. ILO Empowers 431 Trainees in Ondo and Osun States and hands over Renovated School to Community

    09 September 2022

    To sustain its interventions on the elimination of child labour, the ACCEL Africa Project in Nigeria has provided training, classroom renovation and livelihood support to parents, guardians, and children within the legal working age in Project communities within Ondo and Osun States.

  10. Addressing capacity gaps of cooperatives towards creating decent jobs and profitability for its members

    08 September 2022