December 2022

  1. 17th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting

    6 - 9 December 2022

    The 17th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting (APRM) of the International Labour Organization (ILO), will be held from 6 to 9 December 2022 in Singapore. It brings together government ministers, representatives of workers' and employers' organizations, and academics from Asia, the Pacific and the Gulf and Arab states.

July 2022

  1. Launch of the report "Decent work deficits among rural workers"

    7 July 2022

    This webinar is bringing together senior trade union leaders, workers and allies, ILO leadership, researchers, and academicians to discuss about challenges, opportunities and strategies to address the decent work deficits in the rural economy.

May 2022

  1. Regional High-Level Meeting

    23 - 24 May 2022

    on Young People's Learning, Skilling and Transition to Decent Work

April 2022

  1. ILO and tripartite partners review preliminary findings of a study on national regulatory frameworks and structures in Iraq’s agriculture sector

    25 - 28 April 2022

    Supported by the European Union, the study provides a better understanding of the current legal environment of the sector and requirements for improvements.

  2. Launch of the Training Manual for workers’ organizations on Dealing with crisis arising from conflicts and disasters

    6 April 2022

    This panel discussion will provide an opportunity to highlight the importance of social dialogue in matters related to conflicts and disasters by insisting on the role of the ILO, its social partners, and International Labour Standards in crisis situations. It will focus on the key role that workers’ organizations have in this important field.

March 2022

  1. Launch of the report “Productivity growth, diversification and structural change in the Arab States''.

    29 March 2022

    The aim of this event is to discuss and share insights on timely issues such as:

    • Why productivity growth is stalled in the Arab States
    • What set of national development plans should prioritize to bring about productivity growth, diversification, and structural change across the Arab region of the Gulf and Middle East.

December 2021

  1. © ILO 2022

    Webinar: Workers Centres in the 21st Century

    16 December 2021

    An upcoming webinar will discuss the ILO’s recent background paper about the role of workers centres in supporting vulnerable employees.

  2. ILO and constituents discuss social protection reform in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

    1 December 2021

    The meeting focused on efforts to enhance social protection for workers and their families.

November 2021

  1. Launch of Iraq Reports: Informality Diagnostic and The State of Vulnerable Workers and Small-Scale Enterprises in Iraq Eight Months into the COVID-19 Pandemic

    27 November 2021

    The event will be an opportunity to present key findings and their implications on the transition to the formal economy in Iraq.

  2. Training to Kenya’s Ministry of Labour staff helps ensure better protection to workers in the country and abroad

    23 November - 3 December 2021

    With the support of the ILO, migration experts in the East African region, and the Decent Work Team in Pretoria, the FAIRWAY Programme trained 30 labour and employment officers across Naivasha and Mombasa in Kenya. The workshops provide a critical foundation of the roles and responsibilities of such officers for safe, fair and orderly labour migration, and helps sensitize a pool of staff from which future labour attachés are drawn.