International Labour Organization

Type: Organization
Name: International Labour Organization (Ilo, International Labour Organisation)
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H&M launches Concious denim collection and strikes partnership with ILO

The Swedish high street fashion retailer H&M continues it’s commitment to the greener and more socially responsible business model with the launch of environmentally friendly Concious denim collection and through partnership with International Labour ... [Published Popsop.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Jim Murphy's speech to Labour conference

Monday 22nd September 2014 | 10:19 After one hundred open air political meetings across Scotland you'll be pleased to hear I'm making a short speech this morning. Delighted to address you not just as people who share a party but also share a country.After ... [Published PoliticsHome - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

XLRI seminar on labour law and governance reforms

Xavier School of Management in collaboration with International Labour Organization’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) will hold a seminar on 'Labour Law and Governance Reforms and Labour Rights in India in the Era of Globalisation' on September ... [Published Hindu Business Line - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Labour Ministry, ILO Partner On National Employment Policy Review [press release]

(All Africa Global Media) The Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity is currently collaborating with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to review and update the National Employment Policy in line with national and global economic trends. ... [Published Individual.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Brunei leads on vocational learning

VOCATIONAL training has become a key focus in Brunei Darussalam as it aims to meet the shifting demands of its economy as well as the challenges that economic integration with the rest of ASEAN is expected to bring after 2015.In addition to a wider development ... [Published Brunei Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Drained!

Hong Kong workers put in the longest average working hours each week in the Asia-Pacific region, and have been fighting for standard working hours. But there's still no consensus amid stiff opposition from employers. Luo Weiteng reportsThe clock strikes ... [Published CHINAdaily - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

No Standard Procedures For Handling Complaints Of Migrant Workers: Govt Report

KATHMANDU, Sept 21: The complaints registered at the Department of Foreign Employment (DoFE) are investigated and inquired without following standard operation procedures, says a report.Such haphazard handling of both individual and institutional complaints ... [Published MyRepublica.com - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

JPKE to start labour force survey this month

RESEARCHERS will start collecting data for a labour force survey at the end of this month to determine the country’s workforce characterististics for the year, a senior Department of Economic Planning and Development (JPKE) official said.JPKE Director-general ... [Published Brunei Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Moving toward de-carbonization

In the past, action to combat climate change was viewed largely as running counter to economic growth, with “going green” implying a sacrifice of prosperity for the sake of the environment. Today, we know better. By taking action to mitigate climate change, ... [Published Arab News - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

ILO alarmed by forced labour clause in Myanmar constitution

at 2:01 PM CDTInternational labour experts on Saturday called on the Myanmar government to amend a provision in the country's new constitution that could be interpreted as justifying forced labour.A special session at the International Labour Organisation ... [Published Central illinois News Center - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

SALİM - Turkey falls short of ILO standards

Turkey falls short of ILO standardsTurkey remains below expectations with regard to the implementation of International Labour Organization (ILO) standards, experts have said.Turkey is signatory to many ILO conventions in order to comply with international ... [Published Zaman - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

VP Bilal launches VETA, ILO informal skills access initiative

Vice President Dr Mohamed Gharib BilalThe move by the government to recognize informal skills learning program, a post-school and post-college apprentice initiative, is likely to make a difference in skills development, Vice President Dr Mohamed Gharib ... [Published IPP Media - Sep 20 2014]

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"FutureYou.ph aims to help millions of young Filipinos make better decisions about their future" PBEd said
Xavier School of Management in collaboration with International Labour Organization’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) will hold a seminar on "Labour Law and Governance Reforms and Labour Rights in India in the Era of Globalisation" on September 29 at XLRI campus at Jamshedpur
"We see the cooperation as a great opportunity to further strengthen our work towards the establishment of well-functioning industrial relations on all our strategic production markets. ILO, with its unique tripartite composition, is the perfect partner for addressing issues such as wages and training and skills development in the textile industry" says Karl-Johan Persson, CEO at H&M
...retention in school of the most vulnerable children, especially girls," said WFP Representative and Country Director in Egypt, Lubna Alaman. "WFP is already supporting Egypt's National School Feeding Programme, as a crucial safety net for the poorest households, and will additionally support government efforts to improve the legal framework on child labour."

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As inequality grows, so does the will to fight it [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - 3 hours ago]
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Govt backtracks on sending domestic workers to ... [Published Myanmar Times - 11 hours ago]
An island’s coming of age [Published Times of Malta - 11 hours ago]
Youngsters seen in risky work [Published Daily News TSN - 12 hours ago]
Doctor warns ‘Labour Act dangerous for patients’ [Published Samoa Observer Online - 15 hours ago]
Brunei leads on vocational learning [Published Brunei Times - 15 hours ago]
Measuring credentials of prosperity [Published CHINAdaily - 16 hours ago]
Drained! [Published CHINAdaily - 16 hours ago]
Icons Everyday [Published New Indian Express - 17 hours ago]
No Standard Procedures For Handling Complaints ... [Published MyRepublica.com - Sep 21 2014]
Gutwein in hot bed of democratic hell [Published Tasmania Mercury - Sep 21 2014]
‘Comfort women’ abuses were crimes against huma... [Published Korea Herald - Sep 21 2014]
Ugly truth behind global beauty industry [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 21 2014]
Twin centres to curb trafficking [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 21 2014]
JPKE to start labour force survey this month [Published Brunei Times - Sep 21 2014]
Moving toward de-carbonization [Published Arab News - Sep 20 2014]
UNCTAD to tackle inequality through trade and d... [Published Sunday Observer - Sep 20 2014]
Local seminars aim to educate central Illinoisa... [Published PJStar.com - Sep 20 2014]
ILO alarmed by forced labour clause in Myanmar ... [Published Central illinois News Center - Sep 20 2014]
SALİM - Turkey falls short of ILO standards [Published Zaman - Sep 20 2014]
FETHİ - Children work in the fields to help fam... [Published Zaman - Sep 20 2014]
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A Refreshingly Honest Take on Maternity Leave [Published TIME.com - Sep 16 2014]
This post originally appeared on Levo.com. Two years ago seemed like one of the best and toughest years of Marissa Mayer’s life. Of course, you would never know it by looking at her. The woman has never looked frazzled in her life. The same week ...
World: Planned Relocation, Disasters and Climat... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 16 2014]
Source: Norwegian Refugee Council, Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre, UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: World EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement ...
UN labour agency partners with retailer H&M on ... [Published UN News Centre - Top Stories - Sep 15 2014]
The United Nations International Labour Organization (ILO) today announced a unique partnership with retail giant H&M to promote sustainable global supply chains in the garment industry. ...
Youth Unemployment is a Major Risk [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Sep 15 2014]
Even though we can hear the time bomb of youth unemployment ticking, few governments have ambition or courage to tackle the problem.  Youth unemployment – referring to those who are between 16 and 24 years old – currently stands at 13 percent (or some ...
“Volunteerland” is Bigger Than China, Says BOE’... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Sep 12 2014]
  Volunteering—unpaid, non-compulsory work, according to the International Labor Organization– is big business. Andrew Haldane, the Bank of England’s chief economist, has taken a stab at estimating just how big and his conclusions are striking. Mr. ...
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