News

July 2023

  1. UNCT joined forces with the Ministry of Labour and Social Security on the earthquake recovery

    08 July 2023

    UN Country Team (UNCT) welcomed the Ministry of Labour and Social Security representatives to discuss the earthquake recovery developments at the UNCT meeting held in the International Labour Organization (ILO) premises in Ankara on 6 July 2023.

  2. Harness the power of cooperatives for building inclusive and resilient communities

    01 July 2023

    Ahead of International Day of Cooperatives, ILO Director-General Gilbert F. Houngbo emphasizes the crucial role of cooperatives in sustainable development, poverty reduction, and creating inclusive societies.

June 2023

  1. Improved statistics will strengthen global cooperative movement

    30 June 2023

    An international conference has explored ways that more robust and consistent statistical measures can shape better policies and interventions for cooperatives and help their contribution to sustainable development be properly recognized.

  2. Regional Planning and Coordination Meetings Held to End Child Labour in Ordu and Sakarya, Plans Devised for Pre-Hazelnut Harvest Planning

    26 June 2023

  3. Elimination of Child Labour

    23 June 2023

  4. June 12, World Day Against Child Labour / Father's Day

    18 June 2023

  5. Measuring Cooperatives: An information guide on the ILO Guidelines concerning Statistics of Cooperatives

    16 June 2023

    An ILO’ information guide on the Guidelines concerning Statistics of Cooperatives is now available in English

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    International Labour Conference adopts new apprenticeship standard, among other key decisions

    16 June 2023

    The International Labour Conference closed with the adoption of a new recommendation on quality apprenticeships. Delegates also passed resolutions on a just transition and labour protection, as well as adopting the standards report and the programme and budget, and a resolution on Belarus.

  7. There is no social justice without decent work for domestic workers

    16 June 2023

    On the International Day for Domestic Workers, 16 June 2023, the ILO’s Director-General, Gilbert F. Houngbo calls upon all countries to ratify the International Labour Organization’s Domestic Workers Convention, Number 189.

  8. ILO Türkiye Office: “We are ready to support all efforts aimed at improving the working rights of domestic workers”

    15 June 2023

    At an event held by the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Türkiye as part of the International Domestic Workers Day, which was marked by the request for a legislation amendment aimed at improving the working conditions of domestic workers, ILO Türkiye Office expressed its willingness to provide support to all efforts in this regard .