Events and training on labour migration

December 2019

  1. Turkish Ministry of National Education (MONE) and ILO join forces to foster social cohesion through vocational training

    16 - 18 December 2019

    the ILO Country Office Ankara, in close collaboration with the ILO Skills and Employability Branch and the Turkish Ministry of National Education (MONE) organized a workshop to train TVET trainers on the design and implementation of vocational training programs in contexts of fragility.

  2. The power of TVET- Skills training for sustainable growth

    16 December 2019

    Maha Katta, ILO Senior Resilience and Crisis Response Specialist, participated in a Spotlight Session on the power of TVET for refugees and host communities. The event took place during the staring day of the Global Refugee Forum.

  3. Global Refugee Forum

    16 - 18 December 2019

    One year after the historic affirmation of the Global Compact on Refugees, the first Global Refugee Forum is a critical opportunity to build momentum towards achieving the objectives of this new commitment and strengthen the collective response to refugee situations.

  4. The ILO and the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP25

    2 - 13 December 2019

    The twenty-fifth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP25) organized by Chile, will be held in Madrid on 2-13 December 2019. The ILO will bring to the table the importance of the social and political drivers for a successful and rapid transition into more respectful economies, and will also be presenting the 'Climate Action for Jobs Initiative' an action plan resulted from the Climate Action Summit 2019.

November 2019

  1. Trade, Jobs and Peace

    8 November 2019

    The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with WTO and Accessions - Trade for peace.

  2. The Humanitarian, Development, Peace Nexus: The socio-economic contribution to peace

    4 November 2019

    The event is organized in the context of the Geneva Peace Week 2019, which will take place from 4 to 8 November, in collaboration with FAO, UNICEF and Interpeace.

September 2019

  1. Massive Open Online Course on Recommendation No. 205: Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience

    23 September - 31 October 2019

    This course explores all the aspects of Recommendation No. 205 to create awareness of the implications of fragility in the world of work and the solutions implemented by the ILO across the Decent Work Agenda.

  2. Enhancing Protection and Welfare of Sri Lankan Migrant Workers Abroad

    18 - 20 September 2019

    A symposium on enhancing protection and welfare of Sri Lankan migrant workers, through revision of the Operational Manual for Labour Sections of Sri Lankan Diplomatic Missions, between 18th – 20th September 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

  3. Sub-Regional Tripartite Consultations for the Formulation of Skills Partnerships on Migration in Central Africa

    16 - 18 September 2019

    Skills partnerships can contribute to reaping migrants’ potential more effectively, being an innovative mechanism for maximising brain gain and sharing the benefits of migration for both origin and destination countries.

  4. Sub-Regional Tripartite Consultations for the Formulation of Skills Partnerships on Migration in Western Africa and the Sahel

    11 - 13 September 2019

    Skills partnerships can contribute to reaping migrants’ potential more effectively, being an innovative mechanism for maximising brain gain and sharing the benefits of migration for both origin and destination countries.