5 Things to know for effective teleworking

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Jon Messenger, the ILO's expert on working conditions, shares his top five tips for effective teleworking during the COVID-19...

Youth exclusion from jobs and training on the rise

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The number of young people currently not in employment, education or...

WHO – What can people do to protect themselves and others from getting the...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). WHO - What can people do to protect themselves and others from getting the new coronavirus? Source of original...

More action needed to end violence and harassment in the world of work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The ILO calls on all countries to ratify ILO Convention 190 to end violence and harassment in the world...

ILO welcomes commitments to ratify Convention on violence and harassment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). GENEVA (ILO News) - The ILO has welcomed commitments made by Argentina, Finland, Spain and Uruguay to ratify...

Why should the future of work put people and planet first?

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World Day of Social Justice 2020

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Justices of the Peace, allies in the fight against forced labour in Peru

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). UCAYALI, Peru (ILO News) – A network of Justices of the Peace have joined the International Labour Organization’s efforts...

Indigenous and tribal peoples need urgent action to tackle poverty and inequality

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Thirty years after the adoption of the only international Convention on the rights of indigenous peoples, a new ILO...

Future of work: Report in Short: Small business matters

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ILO Statistics on cooperatives – 1 minute video

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Statistics on cooperatives are essential to quantify the impact of cooperatives on their members and the economy as a...

Garment factory workers in Jordan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Migrant and national garment workers and a garment factory manager in...

Flagship report: Inequality’s blind spots

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Flagship report Reducing the gaps between the rich and the poor is...

Combatting Forced Labour in the Thai Fishing and Seafood Industry

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Thailand’s ratification of the 2014 Protocol to the Forced Labour...

The ILO’s Centenary Year in Review

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). It was a year of celebration, declarations and reaffirmation at...

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UN Climate Change Conference – COP25: Climate Action for Jobs Initiative launched by UN...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, and ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, have launched the Climate Action for Jobs Initiative, during the...

UNFCCC – COP25

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Moustapha Kamal Gueye at the COP25

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Moustapha Kamal Gueye at the COP25 Source of original article: News from the International Labour Organization (www.ilo.org). The content...

Child Labour: Ridma Weerawardena:Let them fly

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Persons with disabilities need new roadmap to join future world of work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). GENEVA (ILO News) – Five key objectives need to be met if people with disabilities are to benefit from...

Unsafe and undignified – the plight of sanitation workers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Countless sanitation workers in the developing world work in conditions...

New report highlights dire working conditions of sanitation workers in some developing countries

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). GENEVA (ILO News) – A joint report by the International Labour Organization (ILO), World Bank, World Health Organization...

100 years of maternity protection

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). 100 years ago, the ILO adopted the first-ever international standard...