News

2010

  1. ILO Study Mission on Singapore’s Tripartism Framework: Prospects for Ratification of the Tripartite Consultation (International Labour Standards) Convention, 1976 (No. 144) - [Singapore, 18 to 22 January 2010]

    14 June 2010

    International Labour Standards Department (NORMES) - Industrial and Employment Relations Department (DIALOGUE)

  2. Catalogue of publications on International Labour Standards

    08 June 2010

    June 2009 – June 2010

  3. Central African Republic ratifies ILO Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No. 169)

    20 April 2010

    ILO Convention No. 169 is based on the recognition of indigenous and tribal peoples’ aspirations to exercise control over their own institutions, ways of life and economic development and to maintain and develop their identities, languages and religions, within the framework of the States in which they live. The Central African Republic will become the first African Member State of the ILO to ratify this Convention.

  4. Bulgaria ratifies the Maritime Labour Convention

    20 April 2010

    By ratifying this significant Convention, Bulgaria became the second European Union country, after Spain, to ratify this instrument, also referred to as the fourth pillar of the international regulatory regime for quality shipping.

  5. Report form for the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (PDF format)

    23 March 2010

    The present report form is for the use of countries which have ratified the Convention. It has been approved by the Governing Body of the International Labour Office, in accordance with article 22 of the ILO Constitution (GB.307/10/2(Rev.), March 2010)

  6. Statement of the ILO High-Level Bipartite Mission to Turkey (3-5 March 2010)

    09 March 2010

    An ILO high-level bipartite mission, consisting of the Employers’ and Workers’ spokespersons of the International Labour Conference Committee on the Application of Standards, Mr Ed Potter and Mr Luc Cortebeeck, respectively, accompanied by Mrs Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, Director of the ILO International Labour Standards Department ILO Geneva, Mrs Oksana Wolfson, legal officer of the same department, and Mrs. Gulay Aslantepe, Director of the ILO Office in Ankara, visited Turkey between 3 and 5 March 2010.

  7. 2010 General Survey concerning employment instruments in light of the 2008 Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization

    26 February 2010

    The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations is publishing this year a General Survey on Employment Instruments, which is the first General Survey linked to the follow-up of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization adopted in 2008.

  8. 2010 Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

    26 February 2010

    The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, whose work constitutes the cornerstone of the ILO's supervisory system on international labour standards, has just published its annual report. The Committee of Experts is also publishing this year a General Survey on Employment Instruments, which is the first General Survey linked to the follow-up of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization adopted in 2008.

  9. 2010 Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

    26 February 2010

    The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, whose work constitutes the cornerstone of the ILO's supervisory system on international labour standards, has just published its annual report. The Committee of Experts is also publishing this year a General Survey on Employment Instruments, which is the first General Survey linked to the follow-up of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization adopted in 2008.

  10. 2010 Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations

    26 February 2010

    The Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, whose work constitutes the cornerstone of the ILO's supervisory system on international labour standards, has just published its annual report. The Committee of Experts is also publishing this year a General Survey on Employment Instruments, which is the first General Survey linked to the follow-up of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization adopted in 2008.

  11. Bosnia and Herzegovina ratifies the 2007 Fishing Convention

    10 February 2010

    Bosnia and Herzegovina is the first ILO Member State to ratify the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188).