International Labour Organisation
18 Mar 2020
The coronavirus pandemic could cost up to 24.7 million jobs around the world if governments fail to come up with a coordinated policy response to the economic fallout of the health crisis
20 Feb 2020
The International Labour Organisation (ILO), is engaging relevant government agencies in Nigeria, with the mandate to strengthen labour migration governance through policies, laws and certification programmes.
14 Feb 2020
It is only when all agencies of government that are charged with the responsibility of implementing social security initiatives collaborate that the war against poverty can be won.
14 Nov 2019
The new International Labour Organisation (ILO) statistics portal, ILOSTAT, will provide standards for better measurement of labour issues and improved global comparability.
15 Oct 2019
There is nothing more comforting for workers than to know that their children and elderly relatives are being properly cared for.
8 Oct 2019
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) on Tuesday said that it was working with the Federal Government and some States to eliminate child labour in the country by 2025.
8 Oct 2019
Nigeria yesterday, joined the rest of the global trade union movement to mark the 2019 Decent Work Day. The International Labour Organisation (ILO) described decent work as one that is secured and done by free workers...
17 Sep 2019
As the world of work becomes more sophisticated, so also is the degree of occupational danger workers are exposed to continues to increase. Indeed, the need for workers to be more careful in the workplace is also a message relevant stakeholders often pass to workers and their representatives.
12 Sep 2019
A new International labour Organisation (ILO) dataset has revealed that only 10 per cent of workers received 48.9 per cent of total global pay, while the lowest-paid 50 per cent of workers receive just 6.4 per cent.
5 Sep 2019
The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has paid over N1billion to 10,000 injured workers and dependents of dead workers since the inception of the Employees Compensation Scheme (ECS) in July 2011.
6 Aug 2019
For the African continent to surmount unemployment challenge, its education policy must prioritise offering skills that are relevant to the industrialisation needs of the continent, Director General of the International Labour Organisation (ILO), Guy Ryder has said.
4 Aug 2019
As World Breastfeeding Week is observed, medical experts have urged mothers to breastfeed their babies, as breast milk provides infants with needed nutrients.