News

2022

  1. Liberia ratifies the Equal Remuneration Convention and the Minimum Age Convention

    29 June 2022

  2. Report of the Committee set up to examine the representation alleging non-observance by Portugal of Conventions N° 81, 129 and 155

    13 June 2022

  3. Report of the Committee set up to examine the representation alleging non-observance by Brazil of the Collective Bargaining Convention, 1981 (No. 154)

    13 June 2022

  4. Uzbekistan ratifies the Safety and Health in Construction Convention, 1988 (No. 167)

    09 June 2022

  5. Kazakhstan ratifies the Part-Time Work Convention, 1994 (No. 175)

    25 May 2022

  6. ILO body adopts new minimum monthly wage for seafarers

    18 May 2022

    An increase in minimum monthly wages has been agreed for the world’s seafarers.

  7. Shipping industry adopts amendments to Maritime Labour Convention to improve seafarers’ conditions

    16 May 2022

    Drawing from lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic, stakeholders in the global shipping industry have adopted amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006), to improve the living and working conditions of seafarers.

  8. First ratification of Convention No. 190 in the Caribbean

    09 May 2022

    Antigua and Barbuda ratifies Conventions Nos 190 and 183

  9. Albania ratifies the Violence and Harassment Convention

    06 May 2022

    Albania becomes the 13th country in the world, and the 5th country in Europe, to ratify Convention No. 190.

  10. Switzerland ratifies the Chemicals Convention and the Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents Convention

    26 April 2022

    Switzerland's ratification of Conventions Nos. 170 and 174 was marked by a ceremony attended by ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.