In the third in the series of #ILOTalks, hear Minouche Shafik, Director of the @londonschoolofeconomics and author of What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract, share lead insights on the global action needed for a recovery from the #covid_19 crisis that benefits all. Sign up today, less than 72 hours to go! The link is in the bio. #recovery #pandemic #humanrights
Don039;t forget to tune in to the next ILO Talks and interact with the experts on how we can aim for a recovery that is inclusive and benefits us all. Link is in the bio. Spots will soon get filled - be sure to mark your calendar for the 16th and join us at 16:00 CET. #recovery #ILOTalks
Standing outside a fishing port near Bangkok, Thailand, Chief Technical Advisor, Mi Zhou explains how the ILO’s Ship to Shore Rights South East Asia project, funded by the European Union, promotes regular and safe labour migration and decent work for migrant workers in the fishing and seafood processing sectors in the region.
ILO Convention no 190 calls on governments to realize the right to a world of work free from violence and harassment in consultation with employers and workers. It also aims to secure a world of work that is free of discrimination, is inclusive and fair for all. Ask your countries to #ratifyC190 For more info click the link in the bio or visit - ilo.org/c190
Access to #socialprotection is very uneven. While 84% of the people in Europe & Central Asia are covered by at least one benefit, this figure falls to: ⬇️64% in the Americas ⬇️44% in Asia and the Pacific ⬇️40% in the Arab States ⬇️17% in Africa Have you read the latest ILO report on social protection? Click the link in the bio.
📢The World Social Protection Report 2020-22. Social protection at the crossroads – in pursuit of a better future gives a global overview of recent developments in social protection systems, including social protection floors, and covers the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The report identifies protection gaps and sets out key policy recommendations, including in relation to the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Find out more by clicking the link in the bio. #sdgs2030 #socialprotection #coverage #employment #benefits #jobs #humanrights
Social protection is a human right that ensures access to health care and income security for all. Yet, more than half of the global population lack access to it. Check out the new ILO report, the link is in the bio. #SDGs
Uzbekistan is the sixth-largest producer of cotton in the world. Two million people pick the cotton every harvest. The ILO is working with the government, workers, employers and civic society to bring about an end to child labour and forced labour during the harvest. From a cotton field outside of Tashkent, Chief technical advisor, Jonas Astrup, reports on the impact of the ILO project: Third-party monitoring on child and forced labour in Uzbekistan. #childlabour
For the first time, there is a clear and common framework to prevent and address violence and harassment, based on an inclusive, integrated and gender-responsive approach. Find out how ILO Convention no.190 is improving working lives here ⏭ ilo.org/C190 #ratifyC190 #MondayMotivation