1. Activities around the world for World Day Against Child Labour 2009

    World Day Against Child Labour aims to promote awareness and action to end child labour. This year we are putting special focus on the plight of girls who often endure additional hardships as victims of child labour. Support for the World Day has been growing each year and 2009 will be no exception. Hundreds of activities will be taking place around the world involving governments, employers, workers, United Nations agencies, civil society organizations and concerned individuals who care about protecting the rights of children. We invite you to join us this World Day and every day as part of the growing worldwide movement to eliminate child labour.

  2. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2009

    World Day for Safety and Health at Work is an international campaign to promote safe, healthy, and decent work.

  3. International Trade Unions Confederation (ITUC)

  4. Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions

  5. European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA)

  6. International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)

  7. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2009

  8. ILO celebrates International Women's Day

    Work and family: The way to care is to share!

  9. World Day of Social Justice

    The first World Day of Social Justice, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly last November, will be observed on Friday 20 February 2009. On this occasion, the ILO will organize a panel discussion in Geneva on “The Crisis: Threat or Opportunity for Social Justice?”

  10. 90 years working for social justice

    In 2009 the ILO celebrates its 90th Anniversary, against a backdrop of financial crisis and critical levels of unemployment around the world. Looking to the future means understanding the past, and as such the ILO's 90th anniversary celebrations world wide focus on the theme of "90 years working for social justice" with a strong forward looking element, asking how the ILO's experience working through crisis can add a unique voice to the present day response to economic crisis.