28 April 2006
The World Day for Safety and Health at Work is intended to focus international attention on promoting and creating decent, safe work. The ILO aims to reduce the number of work-related deaths each year, including those resulting from HIV/AIDS, and to make work decent by eliminating workplace stigma and discrimination related to HIV/AIDS.
16 April 2006
A partnership initiative with the 14th Suzuki Method World Convention.
16 - 31 March 2006
The Governing Body of the International Labour Office (ILO) discussed a wide range of subjects including forced labour in Myanmar, the global jobs crisis, youth employment and globalization issues. The meeting also considered ILO activities in the field of employment promotion and social protection, adopted the latest report of its Committee on Freedom of Association and discussed the recently adopted Maritime Labour Convention, 2006.
8 March 2006
In keeping with the ILO commitment to gender equality and the improvement of working conditions for women, the International Labour Organization (ILO) celebrates International Women's Day each year by hosting a round table discussion and a film festival highlighting the role and/or achievements of women in a particular field of work. In follow-up to the International Year of Sport and Physical Education (2005), the subject of the 2006 events is "Women in Sports".
7 - 23 February 2006
The Session has taken as its aim the unprecedented task of adopting a comprehensive international labour Convention to consolidate almost all ILO maritime labour Conventions and Recommendations currently in force - over 60 texts and set out the conditions for decent work in the increasingly globalized maritime sector.
19 January 2006
Launching event for the publication 'Social Issues, Globalisation and International Institutions: Labour rights and the EU, ILO, OECD and WTO'
29 November - 1 December 2005
ILO Tripartite Seminar on Social Dialogue on Global Sourcing in Financial Services for Selected Countries from Asia and the Pacific plus the United Kingdom
23 - 25 November 2005
17 - 28 November 2005
SCREAM is an education and social mobilization initiative, to help educators worldwide promote understanding and awareness of child labour among young people
24 October 2005