Speeches

2019

  1. Towards a Safe and Sustainable Ship Recycling Industry in India

    26 September 2019

    Inaugural address by Ms. Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India at National Tripartite Workshop on Improving Occupational Safety and Health towards a Safe and Sustainable Ship Recycling Industry in India organised in partnership with Directorate General Factory Advice Service and Labour Institutes (DGFASLI).

  2. National Summit on Bridging Skill Gaps in Industry 4.0

    13 September 2019

    Inaugural session address by Ms. Dagmar Walter, Director, DWT South Asia and India Country Office at the National Summit on Bridging Skill Gaps in Industry 4.0 organized by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI).

  3. Launching of ILO - SCOPE Network of Champions

    12 September 2019

    Welcome address by Ms. Dagmar Walter, Director, DWT South Asia and India Country Office at the launch of ILO SCOPE Network of Champions.

  4. Good Management Practices in Apparel Sector

    30 August 2019

    Address by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the Seminar on Enabling Competitiveness in Apparel Sector and Launch of Compendium of Good Management Practices organized by Apparel Export Promotion Council and ILO

  5. ILO Centenary Celebrations in Lucknow

    26 August 2019

    Address by Mr. Satoshi Sasaki, Deputy Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the ILO Centenary Celebration Workshop organised by Department of Labour, Government of Uttar Pradesh

  6. World of Work: Issues and Challenges for Trade Unions

    20 August 2019

    Inaugural address by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the National workshop on World of Work: Issues and Challenges for Trade Unions

  7. Gender equality and women’s empowerment in the world of work

    09 August 2019

    Keynote address by Mr Satoshi Sasaki, Deputy Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the Women’s Development Conference organized by Delhi Management Association (DMA)

  8. Towards Progressive Labour Policy to Promote Investment, Growth & Employment

    31 July 2019

    Special address by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the All India Organisation of Employers’ (AIOE) Annual General Meeting.

  9. Celebration of 65th anniversary of Transport & Dock Workers’ Union, Mumbai and joint action by Trade Union in Mumbai to eliminate violence against women.

    16 May 2019

    Address by Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia

  10. We at Work: India at the ILO Centenary Global Tour

    11 April 2019

    Statement of Director, Dagmar Walter, at We at Work: Young India, ILO centenary global tour.

  11. Social justice the bedrock for universal peace

    04 April 2019

    Dagmar Walter, Country Director ILO India, speaks at the International Conference on Universal Social Protection, Labour, Security and Peace

  12. Introducing the ILO’s Business and Human Rights Framework

    19 March 2019

    Presentation by ILO Director, Dagmar Walter, at Inaugural UN South Asia Forum on Business and Human Rights

  13. “Fair and effective labour migration frameworks will be essential to support a future of work”

    11 February 2019

    Statement of Director, Dagmar Walter, at the 8th session of the South Asian Forum of Employers (SAFE)

  14. India Business Disability Network: ILO calls for inclusive future workplaces

    23 January 2019

    Remarks by Dagmar Walter, Director ILO India, at the launch of the India chapter of ILO’s Business Disability Network (IBDN).

  15. Rebuilding lives post disaster and strengthening employment

    17 January 2019

    Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO India, speaks at a meeting in Kerela focusing on post-disaster recovery and reconstruction planning for employment.

2018

  1. India’s strategic vision on decent work: A global game changer

    20 November 2018

    Remarks by Tomoko Nishimoto, ILO Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, on the launch of the India Decent Work Country Programme 2018-2022.

  2. Next five years: ILO India unveils its decent work country strategy

    20 November 2018

    Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO India, speaks at the launch of India Decent Work Country Programme (2018-2022)

  3. Invest in skills for the future

    01 November 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at ASSOCHAM’s summit on ‘Skilling India’

  4. Time is now: Recognize, value, and support women in the world of work

    28 October 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at All India Working Women Forum’s third national convention

  5. Labour standards are a win-win for businesses looking to enhance competitiveness and credibility

    17 September 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at the International convention on sustainable trade and standards