Events

November 2015

  1. National programmes and systems of occupational safety and health

    23 November - 4 December 2015, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    The general objective of this course is to strengthen the capacity of planning, developing and governing the national efforts to improve occupational safety and health (OSH).

  2. Global Dialogue Forum on Good Practices and Challenges in Promoting Decent Work in Construction and Infrastructure Projects

    19 - 20 November 2015, Genève, Suisse

    The purpose of the Forum will be for tripartite constituents to highlight good practices in promoting decent work in a selected number of areas, including in large-scale infrastructure projects such as mega sports events.

  3. Cooperatives and the World of Work Research Conference

    9 - 10 November 2015, Antalya, Turkey

    Call for papers for the ICA-ILO International Research Conference

October 2015

  1. Global Dialogue Forum on Employment Relationships in Telecommunications Services and in the Call Centre Industry

    27 - 28 October 2015, Geneva, Switzerland

    The purpose of the Forum will be for tripartite constituents to discuss employment relationships in telecommunications services and in the call centre industry.

  2. Employment injury schemes and the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases

    19 - 30 October 2015, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity of employment injury institutions for the management of the occupational accidents and diseases and the promotion of the prevention approach on occupational safety and health (OSH).

September 2015

  1. Meeting of Experts to Adopt Flag State Guidelines for the Implementation of the Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No. 188)

    21 - 25 September 2015, Geneva, Switzerland

    Originally planned for 23-27 February 2015; New dates: 21-25 September 2015.

  2. Master in Occupational Safety and Health

    7 September 2015 - 30 September 2016, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    The University of Turin, Italy, in partnership with the International Training Centre (ITC) of the ILO, is offering a Master course in Occupational Safety and Health (OSH). This one-year programme, to be held in English, includes an Internet-based distance learning phase, a face-to-face residential period on the ITC-ILO’s campus in Turin followed by another distance phase for the preparation of the dissertation.

July 2015

  1. 4th Conference on Regulating for Decent Work: Developing and Implementing Policies for a Better Future at Work (RDW), 8-10 July 2015

    8 - 10 July 2015, Geneva

    The 4th RDW Conference will investigate key dimensions of the future of work and will focus on four thematic issues: (I) Worker protection: wages, hours, and the employment relationship; (II) Income security in the era of widening inequality – labour income, social protection, and well-being; (III) Labour market regulation and development – political economy of policy reforms and their outcomes; and (IV) Reaching out to vulnerable workers: voice, actions, and the role of collective labour relations.

June 2015

  1. Promoting green jobs policies: employment potential and skill needs in a greener economy

    15 - 19 June 2015, Turin

    This course tackles challenges and opportunities in the promotion of green jobs, by providing participants with the needed knowledge and tools to assess potentialities, device appropriate policies, discuss investments and technology options, implement strategies, monitor and evaluate progress towards a greener economy. Special attention will be given to the assessment of employment potential and the analysis of skill needs, through sectoral, cross-sector and country analysis in view of informing national policy initiatives. Target audience: representatives from Ministries of Labour/Employment and social partners, as well as government officials from other line Ministries (e.g. Environment, Planning, Finance, etc.), national and international development agencies, civil society organisations and academia.

May 2015

  1. SOLVE training of trainers: Integrating health promotion in occupational safety and health policies

    18 - 29 May 2015, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    The overall objective of this course is to develop knowledge and skills that will lead to the integration of the psychosocial and health promotion issues into a comprehensive enterprise policy and establish a framework for preventative action.