September 2021

  1. Skills Anticipation and Matching in Africa: Raising awareness about the importance of anticipating labour market skills needs

    15 - 17 September 2021

    Under the auspices of the Skills Initiative for Africa, (SIFA) the Africa Union Commission, and African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), with the technical support of the International Labour Organization will be holding an Africa wide conference on Skills Anticipation.

July 2021

  1. Europe and Central Asia: Regional launch event of the International Journal of Labour Research

    12 July 2021

    The ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) organized a high-level regional launch of the International Journal of Labour Research on 12th July 2021. “COVID-19 and Recovery: The Role of Trade Unions in Building Forward Better” and associated materials is launched during a panel discussions which bring together authors, researchers , academics, ILO representatives and leaders from trade union s in Europe and Central Asia.

June 2021

  1. European event to mark 10th anniversary of the ILO Domestic Workers Convention

    28 - 29 June 2021

    Registrations are now open for an online European event which will celebrate ILO Convention 189, which was adopted ten years ago.

  2. High-level Dialogue for Action on child labour

    17 June 2021

    The European Commission, ILO and UNICEF invite you to a High-level Dialogue for Action on Child Labour. The event will be part of a Week of action to mark the World Day against child labour.

March 2021

  1. Employment, resilience and social cohesion: Success stories and challenges of labour market access for refugees and host communities

    25 March 2021

    The ILO, Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Netherlands' Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and UNICEF are organizing a side event to the fifth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the future of Syria and the region,” hosted by the European Union.

  2. The nexus between livelihoods, protection and women’s empowerment – Syrian refugees

    22 March 2021

    A side event to the 5th Brussels Conference, organised by UN Women, ILO and UNHCR examined how international and national partners are working to support the empowerment of Syrian refugee women across the region, focusing on their access to decent work & livelihoods, safety and well-being.

  3. Quality and Effective Apprenticeships (EU) and International Labour Standards in Apprenticeships (ILO)

    15 - 16 March 2021

    The ILO and the European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) are jointly organizing a high-level conference of apprenticeships on 15-16 March 2021.

February 2021

  1. The role of digital labour platforms in transforming the world of work

    25 February 2021

    The ILO Office for the European Union and the Benelux countries hosted a webinar on The role of digital labour platforms in transforming the world of work.

  2. Vision Zero Fund High Level Forum - 2021 and Beyond: Collective Action for Safe and Healthy Supply Chains

    23 - 25 February 2021

December 2020

  1. Improving synergies between social protection and public finance management

    1 December 2020

    A conference will mark the launch of a new thematic flagship programme, implemented by the European Union, in partnership with the ILO, UNICEF and the Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors.