25 May 2022
18 May 2022
An increase in minimum monthly wages has been agreed for the world’s seafarers.
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.
09 May 2022
Antigua and Barbuda ratifies Conventions Nos 190 and 183
06 May 2022
Albania becomes the 13th country in the world, and the 5th country in Europe, to ratify Convention No. 190.
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.
20 April 2022
Once these ratifications take place, the total number of ILO Conventions ratified by China will rise to 28, including six of the eight Fundamental Conventions.
14 April 2022
San Marino becomes the 12th country in the world, and the 4th country in Europe, to ratify Convention No. 190.
11 April 2022
By reaching this milestone, the Maritime Labour Convention provides the shipping industry with globally recognized standards that cover more than 96 per cent of the world’s shipping.
31 March 2022
Oman is the 100th Member State of the ILO to have ratified the Convention.