Meeting documents

September 2022

  1. GB.346/POL/5

    Taking stock five years after the adoption of the revised Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy

    30 September 2022

    At its 329th Session, the ILO Governing Body adopted the revised Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy (5th edition) (MNE Declaration), comprising a revised text and list of ILO Declarations, international labour Conventions and Recommendations, codes of practice, guidelines and other guidance documents relevant to the MNE Declaration (Annex I) as well as a new Annex II containing a set of operational tools to stimulate the uptake of the principles of the MNE Declaration by all parties. Since 2017 the Governing Body has also adopted a series of decisions to further stimulate the use of the instrument by all actors. This paper provides an overview of the progress made since 2017, as well as opportunities in the current context to further promote the use of the MNE Declaration to advance decent work and inclusive economic growth (see the draft decision in paragraph 30).

  2. GB.346/PFA/2/1

    Update on the headquarters building renovation project

    30 September 2022

    This report provides the Governing Body with a progress update on phase 2 of the renovation works and provides a status update on the building permit request for the headquarters security perimeter project.

  3. GB.346/LILS/2

    Choice of Conventions and Recommendations on which reports should be requested under article 19, paragraphs 5(e) and 6(d), of the ILO Constitution in 2024

    30 September 2022

    The Governing Body is invited to provide guidance on the instruments that would be covered in the General Survey to be prepared by the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (CEACR) in 2024 for discussion at the International Labour Conference in 2025 (see the draft decision in paragraph 32).

  4. GB.346/INS/3/2

    Follow-up to the resolution concerning decent work and the social and solidarity economy

    29 September 2022

    This document contains the proposed strategy and action plan on decent work and the social and solidarity economy to give effect to the conclusions adopted by the Conference at its 110th Session (2022) (see the draft decision in paragraph 30)

  5. GB.346/POL/3

    Sectoral meetings held in 2022 and proposals for sectoral work in 2023

    27 September 2022

    The Governing Body is invited to take note of the records of proceedings of the meetings held in the first half of 2022, to authorize the respective follow-up (section I) and to endorse the proposals in relation to global sectoral meetings for the second to fourth quarters of 2023 (section II) (see the draft decision in paragraph 26).

  6. GB.346/PFA/2/2

    Update on the premises for the ILO Regional Office for Africa and Country Office for Côte d’Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger and Togo in Abidjan

    26 September 2022

  7. GB.346/Agenda (Rev.2)

    Agenda of the 346th Session of the ILO Governing Body (November 2022)

    23 September 2022

    In version "Rev.2" there have been changes in items INS/17 and PFA/12

  8. Meeting document

    Membership of the Committee on Freedom of Association and of other Bodies (2021-2024) Rev.4

    20 September 2022

  9. GB.346/PFA/13

    Other personnel matters: Recent developments concerning the determination of the post adjustment by the International Civil Service Commission

    19 September 2022

  10. GB.346/PFA/3

    Review of the ILO’s cybersecurity framework

    16 September 2022

    This document provides information about the findings of a cyberresilience maturity assessment and the alignment of the ILO’s practices with the pillars identified in the report of the Joint Inspection Unit, Cybersecurity in the United Nations system organizations (see the draft decision in paragraph 13).

  11. GB.346/PFA/8

    Summary of findings on the independent evaluation of the ILO’s evaluation function

    12 September 2022

    This document provides the Governing Body with a summary of findings on the independent evaluation of the ILO’s evaluation function covering the period 2017–21. The Governing Body is invited to endorse the recommendations in this report (see the draft decision in paragraph 45).

  12. Meeting document

    List of participants - 3rd meeting - Joint Action Group to review the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the world’s transport workers and the global supply chains (JAG-TSC)

    06 September 2022

  13. Meeting document

    Final list of participants - Meeting of Experts to revise the 1992 Code of practice on safety and health in construction

    06 September 2022

  14. GB.346/INS/1

    Approval of the minutes of the 344th and 345th Sessions of the Governing Body

    01 September 2022

  15. GB.346/PFA/9

    Matters relating to the Joint Inspection Unit

    01 September 2022

    This document summarizes the annual report of the Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) for 2021 and its programme of work for 2022, and four reports published in 2021 on the following United Nations system-wide issues: blockchain applications; environmental sustainability; support for landlocked developing countries; and cybersecurity. The Governing Body is invited to provide guidance on the information contained in this document and on any of the recommendations addressed to the ILO in those four JIU reports, as well as on the status of the follow-up to the recommendations presented to the Governing Body in the past three years (see the draft decision in paragraph 19).

August 2022

  1. 110th Session of the International Labour Conference

    Transcript of the discussion of the Reports of the Director-General and the Chairpersons of the Governing Body

    19 August 2022

  2. Meeting document

    The protection of whistle-blowers in the public service sector

    19 August 2022

    Report for the Technical meeting on the protection of whistle-blowers in the public service sector (Geneva, 26–30 September 2022)

  3. Report IV(1)

    Quality apprenticeships

    11 August 2022

    The present report contains the proposed Recommendation prepared on the basis of the text adopted by the Conference at its 110th Session. Pursuant to article 46(6) of the Standing Orders of the Conference, Governments are invited to communicate to the Office at the earliest opportunity, and in any case not later than 14 November 2022, any amendments or comments they might have, after consulting the most representative organizations of employers and workers. The comments received will be reflected in the report that will be prepared by the Office for the consideration of the Conference at its 111th Session (2023).

July 2022

  1. Special Tripartite Committee

    Final report of the fourth meeting (Part II) of the Special Tripartite Committee of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, as amended (MLC, 2006)

    29 July 2022

    Geneva, 5–13 May 2022

  2. GB.344/PV

    Minutes of the 344th Session of the Governing Body of the International Labour Office

    26 July 2022