Highlights

April 15, 2019

Report on ILO’s activities at BAPA+40

The Second High-level United Conference on South-South cooperation (BAPA+40) has been a great success to mark the adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action (BAPA)- the first SSTC framework, 41 years ago by 138 Ministers of Foreign Affairs of […]
April 15, 2019

Buenos Aires outcome document of the BAPA+40 adopted in the General Assembly

On 15 April, the outcome document of the BAPA+40 in Buenos Aires has been adopted in the General Assembly by the representatives of 160 countries. This outcome document calls for enhanced collaboration against the backdrop of resource constraints and a shifting […]
April 4, 2019

ILO-South Centre Side Event at BAPA+40: “The Future of Work, Youth Employment and South-South Cooperation”

The ILO and South Centre have successfully co-hosted a Side Event during the Second High-Level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) on 21 March 2019 entitled: “The Future of Work, Youth Employment and South-South Cooperation” Mr. Carlos Correa, Executive Director […]
April 4, 2019

The “Regional Initiative Latin America and the Caribbean Free of child labour” at BAPA+40

The ILO Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean hosted a side event during the Second High-Level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) on 21 March 2019. This event presented the Regional Initiative as a successful South-South Cooperation […]
March 12, 2019

Interview on the Future of Work and South-South Cooperation: Rebeca Grynspan, General Secretary, SEGIB

Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary General of SEGIB and Member of the Global Commission on the Future of Labor of the ILO, March 2019           1. Within the framework of the 2030 Agenda, what is the perspective and […]
February 8, 2019

Upcoming ILO-South Centre Side Event at BAPA+40: “The Future of Work, Youth Employment and South-South Cooperation”

Geneva, February 12, 2019 – The high-level conference on South-South cooperation (BAPA+40) will take place on 20-22 March 2019 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In this context, the ILO and the South Centre will co-host a side event entitled “The Future […]
February 5, 2019

Entrevista con Brenda Cardozo, Joven Lider SY@W (proyecto, “Safe Youth @ Work”)

    1. ¿Cómo se relacionan los desafíos del futuro del empleo juvenil con otros importantes ODS referentes a la sustentabilidad ambiental y el cambio climático? El nuevo paradigma de desarrollo sostenible que promueve la Agenda 2030 refleja la interdependencia […]
January 5, 2019

Interview with Young SDG Leader for BAPA+40

Ms. Alonsoperez is an Electronics, Telecommunication, and Electrical Engineer, Entrepreneur, Inventor, and is a United Nations Young Leader for the Sustainable Development Goals. In 2012 she invented Chipsafer, a patented platform that can track cattle remotely and autonomously. She will […]
December 14, 2018

South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Decent Work

In 2018, UNOSSC published the “Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development Vol 2”, featuring Southern good practices that are relevant to the implementation of all 17 SDGs. In this context, the ILO contributed with three good […]
December 11, 2018

ILO and South-South and Triangular Cooperation in 2018

2018 has been a successful year of South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) at the International Labour Organisation. There’s only one more month left until 2018 is over, and it’s time to start looking back the major milestones of ILO’s SSTC […]
December 3, 2018

GSSD Expo 2018: The ILO at the High-level Forum of Directors General for Development Cooperation towards BAPA+40

The ILO participated in the High-level Forum of Directors General for Development Cooperation on 30 November 2018 to convey the key messages emerged from the 1st November-Informal meeting in preparation of the BAPA+40 on behalf of around twenty Geneva and […]
November 29, 2018

ILO Solution Forum in the GSSD Expo 2018: Good Practices on Decent Work towards BAPA+40

New York, 28 November 2018 – The ILO’s solution forum successfully showcased the good practices for Decent Work and provided recommendations towards BAPA+40. This year, the ILO was honoured to have a distinguished panel comprised of: Mr. Lyndon Chu Ling, […]