Events

June 2020

  1. The many faces of women and men migrant workers: How do we tackle the immediate crisis and build the future we want for labour migration in a post-COVID-19 world?

    26 June 2020

    Join the ILO for a global virtual discussion among governments, business, employers’ and workers’ organizations and voices of migrant workers and refugees to discuss key priorities for immediate and longer term actions and to exchange experiences that can help us to “build back better”, and ensure that post-COVID-19 labour migration governance systems are safer, fairer and more sustainable.

  2. How COVID-19 affects Europeans and the EU labour market

    25 June 2020

    Joint ILO-Eurofound webinar on how COVID-19 is affecting the European labour market, how Europeans are experiencing the crisis, as well as the policy responses of EU Member States and social partners.

  3. Book launch: "Still Work to be Done"

    25 June 2020

    In this book, Luc Cortebeeck examines the future of work: how can we eliminate child labour and exploitation?How do we make governments ans multinationals respect all workers in supply chains? How will we work in the post-coronavirus world? These are some questions that Luc Cortebeeck tried to respond in this book which is a plea for effective international social regulations and a strong ILO as cornerstone for social progress.

  4. COVID-19: Protect children from child labour, now more than ever!

    25 June 2020

    This online event will highlight the key impacts of COVID-19 to child labour globally and in Malaysia and provide the Malaysian government with recommendations to address the child labour issues.

  5. Building Back Better: Strengthening Social Protection in the EU

    23 June 2020

    On 23 June, the UN Human Rights Regional Office for Europe and the International Labour Organization jointly organized a webinar.

  6. World Refugee Day: Socio-economic inclusion and self-reliance of refugees and host communities, key to Kenya’s development

    20 June 2020

    On June 20, Kenya, Africa’s fifth largest refugee hosting country will join the rest of world in marking World Refugee Day. This is a time to honour the resilience of close to half a million refugees who have fled their homes due to war, violence and persecution as well Kenyan communities that open their doors to welcome them.

  7. World Refugee Day: Everyone Counts

    20 June 2020

    In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the UNHCR calls for global solidarity from the entire international community between and towards each other to protect in this time of need.

  8. Virtual high-level event: Guiding the COVID-19 response and recovery towards a better normal free from violence and harassment

    19 June 2020

    The role of ILO Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019 (No. 190) and Recommendation (No. 206)

  9. Financial education with a gender lens: Validation workshop in Argentina

    19 June 2020

    The training on financial education tools with a specific gender focus has become one of the ways to promote women economic independence. In a context of vulnerability, the tools help bridge knowledge gaps on topics such as budgeting, income and expenses, access to savings products, credits and insurance.

  10. WE Check - Impactful, gender-responsive business development support for sustainable service provision

    17 June 2020

    Join us on Wednesday 17 June 2020 at 16:30 (GMT+2) for a webinar introducing the revised Women's Entrepreneurship Self Check (WE Check), a tool for BDSPs to provide more impactful, gender-responsive and sustainable support to women's small enterprises and entrepreneurs.