News and Press releases

September 2022

  1. ILO, IGAD urge journalists to enhance reporting on labour migration in the IGAD region

    13 September 2022

  2. The ILO Director-General Guy Ryder celebrated the successes of his colleagues in Africa

    12 September 2022

    The Director General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) ended this Wednesday, September 7, 2022, a 48-hour visit to Côte d'Ivoire that allowed him to bid farewell to Africa after ten years at the head of the institution.

  3. The ILO Director-General Guy Ryder celebrated the successes of his colleagues in Africa

    09 September 2022

    The Director General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) ended this Wednesday, September 7, 2022, a 48-hour visit to Côte d'Ivoire that allowed him to bid farewell to Africa after ten years at the head of the institution.

  4. ILO Empowers 431 Trainees in Ondo and Osun States and hands over Renovated School to Community

    09 September 2022

    To sustain its interventions on the elimination of child labour, the ACCEL Africa Project in Nigeria has provided training, classroom renovation and livelihood support to parents, guardians, and children within the legal working age in Project communities within Ondo and Osun States.

  5. Addressing capacity gaps of cooperatives towards creating decent jobs and profitability for its members

    08 September 2022

  6. ILO ADVOCATES FOR STRENGHTENED SOCIAL PROTECTION STATISTICS IN NIGERIA

    05 September 2022

    As part of the ILO effort to support the government’s effort in monitoring progress in social protection coverage and tracking expenses, the ILO Abuja office paid an advocacy visit to the Statistician General of the Federation to discuss collaboration

  7. The Government of Sierra Leone Through NASSIT in collaboration with the ILO trains members of the technical and steering committee on the extension of coverage to the informal economy

    05 September 2022

    The government of Sierra Leone through the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT), representatives of employers’ and workers’ organizations have kickstarted a new initiative to extend social protection to the informal sector.

  8. Tripartite representation in the launch of the new Strategic Plan of the Employers’ Association of South Sudan

    04 September 2022

    After hard years of civil war, the ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) supports the development and implementation of the Employers’ Association of South Sudan’s Strategic Plan 2021-2025.

  9. Malawi Youths empowered with dairy farming skills

    01 September 2022

    30 youths in Blantyre, Malawi have graduated at Mafe Skills Development Centre.

August 2022

  1. The Government of Nigeria validates a Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar Manual and Gender Mainstreaming Strategy relating to Protection of Rights of Migrant Workers through the FAIRWAY Programme

    29 August 2022

    With support from the International Labour Organization (ILO), within the framework of FAIRWAY global programmme, the Government of Nigeria has developed and validated a Pre - Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) training manual, and a Gender Mainstreaming Strategy (GMS) relating to safeguarding the rights of migrant workers.