Unemployment rate hits over 210m globally – ILO
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said that over 210 million people are unemployed globally and that by 2030 the world would need 600 million jobs extra.
Global joblessness worsens, to hit 5.8% in 2017
Fresh 3.4 million jobs would be lost in 2017 bringing the global joblessness rate to 5.8 from 5.7 per cent recorded in 2016, a new report by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has sad.
ILO seeks coordinated action to boost global economy
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has blamed lack of coordinated action for the slow growth of the global economy.
Labour leader tasks African governments over rapid industrialisation drive
The General Secretary, National Union of Textile Garment Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), Issa Aremu has advocated a policy direction that will aid the rapid industrialization of the African continent.
ILO, NLC seek better development deals for youths
Speaking on the occasion of the International Youth Day, the Director-General of ILO, Guy Ryder, said young women and men are shaping global future and have the potential to accelerate progress on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
ILO bemoans weak outlook for jobs, slow growth
Working population in the G20 countries that is largely populated by youth is no longer enjoying the support of governments, the International Labour Organization (ILO) has said.
ILO links meeting SDG goals to effective cooperatives
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has identified cooperatives as key in meeting the aims of the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.
Child labourers hit 168 million, as ILO seeks reduction
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has canvassed urgent global action on child labour, saying the scourge is silently spreading wide, hitting 168 million worldwide.