Events and meetings

Events and meetings

  1. Panel discussion and report launch: Making universal social protection a reality for people living with, at the risk of, and affected by HIV or Tuberculosis

    24 February 2022

    This webinar will launch the ILO paper "Making universal social protection a reality for people living with, at the risk of, and affected by HIV or Tuberculosis’"

  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.

  3. Symposium on Trade Unions in Times of COVID-19

    17 - 19 November 2021

    This international symposium aims to provide an opportunity for trade union leaders, experts, academics and ILO officials to exchange on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the world of work. Participants will discuss about strategies on how can trade unions shape the policy responses to the COVID-19 and contribute to the implementation of the ILO Global Call to Action for a human-centred recovery from the COVID-19 crisis that is inclusive, sustainable and resilient.

  4. Social protection: Africa's hope for achieving the sustainable development goals

    16 - 17 November 2021

    Launch of the regional strategy for accelerating social protection coverage in Africa

  5. Launch Of The Regional Strategy For Accelerating Social Protection Coverage In Africa

    16 - 17 November 2021

    The International Labour Organization convenes a two-day high-level event on Extending Social Protection Coverage in Africa from 17% to 40% by 2025. This online event will take place on 16 and 17 November 2021 and will feature a number of inspirational speeches and panel discussions. The speakers’ list includes, amongst the others: His Excellency Felix Tshisekedi, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ms Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary- General of the United Nations, Dr. Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and Mr Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization.

  6. Africa – Arab States Tripartite Interregional Meeting on Labour Migration

    15 - 16 November 2021

    From 15-16 November 2021, the International Labour Organization and the African Union Commission (AUC) will co-host a virtual Africa-Arab States Tripartite Interregional Meeting on Labour Migration.

  7. CONSILMO organizes consultation seminar on one-stop shop initiative to support the extension of social security to the informal economy

    5 November 2021

    With ILO’s support through the ACTION/Portugal project, the Confederation of Independent and Free Trade Unions of Mozambique (CONSILMO) is organizing on 5 November 2021 (from 9:00 to 13:00) a seminar to launch consultations on its new proposal, the One-Stop Shop for the Formalization of Micro and Small Enterprises and Workers (KUFMET in the Portuguese acronym).

  8. Launch of SURE Resilience Training for SMMEs

    28 October 2021

    Building Resilience in SMMEs in South Africa

  9. Public Works and Public Employment Programmes: What role in socioeconomic recovery?

    21 - 22 October 2021

  10. Social Protection Week Program

    11 - 17 October 2021

    Programa da Semana de Protecção Social Básica (11 a 17 de Outubro de 2021)