Events and training on labour migration

May 2014

  1. Event

    Presentation of the main findings of the "European Migrant Integration Academy" (EU-MIA)

    7 May 2014

    The EU-MIA project aims at establishing connections between researchers, practitioners and institutions to encourage innovative city-to-city cooperation on migrant integration at the European level.

April 2014

  1. Event

    Regional Meeting on Increasing Productivity through Enhancing the Safety and Health of Migrant Workers

    29 - 30 April 2014

    The mobility of professionals in the ASEAN region is expected to increase significantly with the realization of the ASEAN Economic Community’s (AEC) Blueprint for the free flow of skilled labour by 2015. Increased efforts will be needed to ensure that robust regulatory frameworks are in place across the region when the AEC is scheduled to commence in 2015

  2. Domestic workers

    Lebanon private domestic worker recruitment agencies review code of conduct

    29 - 30 April 2014

    The workshop will review the Code of Conduct adopted by Syndicate of Recruitment Agencies in Lebanon (SORAL) in 2013.

  3. Labour migration

    Arab States research network on labour migration reconsiders recruitment practices

    29 - 30 April 2014

    Leading practitioners and academics from the ILO’s Migration and Governance Network research network meet to discuss key issues related to labour migration and recruitment in the Arab region.

  4. Event

    Migration and Decent Work and the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Statement by Thetis Mangahas, Deputy Regional Director, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Global Experts Meeting on Migration in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

    28 - 29 April 2014

  5. Migrant Workers

    ILO migrant workers project in Jordan assesses future interventions upon completion

    27 April 2014

    The ILO’s dedicated migrant worker project in Jordan meets with key stakeholders in the country to formulate future interventions during a project wrap-up and closing ceremony.

  6. Event

    Workshop on the Fair Recruitment Initiative

    23 - 24 April 2014

    On the 23rd and 24th of April 2014, the ILO Special Action Programme to combat Forced Labour (SAPFL), in collaboration with the ILO’s Labour Migration Branch (MIGRANT) and the International Training Centre in Turin, hosted a first consultative workshop on the ILO Fair Recruitment Initiative (FRI) under the auspices of the Global Migration Group (GMG), which is currently chaired by ILO.

  7. Domestic workers

    Officials from Kuwait and Jordan explore methods to implement ILO international instruments on domestic workers

    23 - 24 April 2014

    Government representatives from Jordan and Kuwait meet to enhance their ability to implement ILO Convention No. 189 and Recommendation No. 201.

  8. Labour migration

    Kuwait and the ILO discuss the foundations of a national migration policy

    21 - 22 April 2014

    ILO experts and Kuwaiti government officials meet in a two-day consultation to formulate the objectives of a national migration policy.

  9. Event

    GMG Statement at the First High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation: Building Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda

    15 - 16 April 2014