International Labour Organization ( @ilo ) Twitter Profile

ilo

International Labour Organization

Official Twitter account of the International Labour Organization: Promoting social justice and decent work since 1919. Follow Director General @GuyRyder

Geneva, Switzerland

Joined on 30 August, 2011

  • 7.3k Tweets
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  • 508 Following

Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: The @ILO and @epic2030 marked the first ever #EqualPayDay, calling for gender equality in the workplace.

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The @ILO and @epic2030 marked the first ever #EqualPayDay, calling for gender equality in the workplace.

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152 million children are still affected by #childlabour.

"There is no place for child labour in society. It robs children of their future and keeps families in poverty." - ILO Director-General, @GuyRyder

#EndChildLabour

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📢Join @ilo, @ihrb and @UNmigration for an interactive panel discussion #GFMD13 on fair and ethical recruitment in the context of COVID-19.

Register today at before 17:00 CET!

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The ILO's new multimedia platform, 'Voices', went live earlier this week! The second of our featured stories takes you to Moldova, where an ILO-supported project is helping create opportunities in the #worldofwork.

Read Viorica's story...

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🗣️CALLING ALL YOUNG PEOPLE!

Get your thinking caps on - help @DecentJobsYouth & @_GenUnlimited name our brand new joint knowledge platform with resources on youth education, skilling, entrepreneurship, employment and engagement. Join the challenge now!

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Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: In order to adapt to #COVID19’s ‘new normal’, technical and vocational trainings in Indonesia have been moving online w…

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In order to adapt to #COVID19’s ‘new normal’, technical and vocational trainings in Indonesia have been moving online while incorporating the new digital skillsets necessary in the world of work.

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We need to remove barriers and create enabling environments for persons with #disabilities in all aspects of society. The workplace is no exception.

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Replying to @GuyRyder: Our new report on #homeworkers calls for better protections for the hundreds of millions of people working from home globally…

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Our new report on #homeworkers calls for better protections for the hundreds of millions of people working from home globally.

The majority are women and many face wage & social protection gaps and heightened safety risks.

A #betterfutureofwork means decent work for homeworkers

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Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: 8 out of 10 enterprises in the Philippines recognizes the positive impacts of gender diversity in the workplace, includ…

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The #COVID19 crisis has highlighted poor working conditions of those working from home. @ilo report shows #homeworkers face greater safety & health risks and often lack social protection. 90% of homeworkers in low & middle income countries work informally.

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The #COVID19 pandemic continues to affect the way we work in an unprecedented global economic crisis, hurting millions of #workers and enterprises.

The interactive version of the new ILO Global Wage Report 2020-21 further explores the impact:

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The business #gender divide continues to widen globally, where women are stuck in the lower ends of the value chain in the #worldofwork. This ILO blog looks at ways to address the gap.

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8 out of 10 enterprises in the Philippines recognizes the positive impacts of gender diversity in the workplace, including better productivity, profitability and creativity.

Read @ILO report here:

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Our new multimedia platform, 'Voices', launched yesterday and the first of the featured stories takes you on a journey through the realities of the #worldofwork in Jordan during the #COVID19 crisis.

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Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: To avoid exploitation, the @ILO is raising awareness about safe labour #migration, fair recruitment and migrant rights…

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To avoid exploitation, the @ILO is raising awareness about safe labour #migration, fair recruitment and migrant rights for prospective and returned Pakistani migrant workers.

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📢'Voices' launches today!

We are delighted to share with you the ILO's new innovative multimedia platform bringing to life stories and important issues in #worldofwork.

Other features include a #futureofwork podcast with expert analysis.

Check it out:

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Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: Informal enterprises provide over half of the world’s employment.

Yet, they are often not included in government regi…

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Informal enterprises provide over half of the world’s employment.

Yet, they are often not included in government registries and have been left out of many #COVID19 relief programmes.

Read new @ILO brief on supporting informal enterprises:

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A new year brings a new ILO multimedia platform!

'Voices' launches on Monday focusing on first-person stories taking readers on a journey into the #worldofwork in addition to a range of other exciting features.

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Replying to @ILOAsiaPacific: Birendra was born in a community in western Nepal that have, for centuries, been trapped in bonded labour.

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Birendra was born in a community in western Nepal that have, for centuries, been trapped in bonded labour.

The @ILO Bridge project has helped him and more than 600 people, gain vital skills and decent working conditions.

Read his story:

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As 2021 begins, we'd like to share with you a look back on 2020 and the ILO's human-centered approach to tackling the challenges of an unprecedented year in the #worldofwork and beyond amidst the #COVID19 crisis.

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