Statements and speeches

2022

  1. Statement

    Coherent and coordinated international effort is required to protect gig economy workers and businesses

    09 March 2022

    Special remarks by Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT/CO-New Delhi at the International Webinar on New Forms of Employment with reference to Gig and Platform Working in the BRICS and Global South

  2. Statement

    Message at the United Nations International Women’s Day celebration in the Philippines

    08 March 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the message at the United Nations International Women’s Day celebration in the Philippines, 8 March 2022, Manila, Philippines

  3. Statement

    Responsible management practices by apparel manufacturers will help their integration into global supply chain

    04 March 2022

    Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, Deputy Director, ILO Decent Work Team for South Asia and Country Office for India addressed at the inaugural at the “Knowledge building webinar on productivity management in garments sector and sustainable integration in global supply chain”

  4. Statement

    Better opportunities for women are essential for the broader economic development of a country, which FPRW can help realise

    03 March 2022

    Inaugural address by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT/CO-New Delhi, at the ILO-IAWS Workshop on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in the lead up to Women's Day 2022.

  5. Statement

    Cooperatives are crucial for advancing the Decent Work Agenda in India

    02 March 2022

    Inaugural address by Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT/CO-New Delhi at the Multistakeholder Consultation on Cooperatives in India, hosted by ILO, CII and IRMA.

  6. Statement

    Message at the Ministry of Labor and Employment (MOLE) Strategic Planning Workshop

    01 March 2022

    By Ms Ma. Concepcion Sardaña, Senior Programme Officer on behalf of Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the MOLE Strategic Planning Workshop, 1 March 2022, Cotabato, Philippines

  7. Manila, Philippines

    Opening address at the Responsible labour practices to achieve inclusive and sustainable business in the rural sectors in mining

    01 March 2022

    By Ms Cerilyn Pastolero, Project Manager of the ILO Project on Improving Workers' Rights in the Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a focus on Women at the Responsible labour practices to achieve inclusive and sustainable business in the rural sectors in mining, 1 March 2022, Manila, Philippines

  8. Statement

    Message at the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science Celebration in the Philippines

    28 February 2022

    By Ms Akiko Sakamoto, Regional Skills Development and Employability Specialist, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific at the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science Celebration in the Philippines with the Austrian Embassy, Department of Education and UP National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education, 28 February 2022, Manila, Philippines

  9. Statement

    Rural entrepreneurship has the potential to power over 70% of the Indian economy, when the right skills and insights are imparted

    25 February 2022

    Opening remarks by Satoshi Sasaki, Deputy Director, ILO/DWT-CO-New Delhi at the SIYB Training of Entrepreneurs for rural youths in Rajasthan.

  10. Statement

    Proper OSH mechanisms ensure all workers and employers benefit from safe and healthy workplaces

    22 February 2022

    Opening remarks by Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO/DWT-CO-New Delhi at the three country OSH training workshop for plantation sector and introduction and application of WIND and WISE training methodologies.