1. Barbados becomes the 2nd Caribbean country to ratify the ILO Violence and Harassment Convention (C190)

    14 September 2022

    The country deposited the instrument of ratification on 1 September 2022

  2. The Lao People's Democratic Republic ratifies the two fundamental Conventions on Occupational Safety and Health

    13 September 2022

  3. © M. Crozet / ILO 2022

    China ratifies the two ILO Fundamental Conventions on forced labour

    12 August 2022

    In a ceremony at the ILO, China presented the ratification documents for two additional ILO Fundamental Conventions, covering forced labour; the Conventions will enter into force one year after the signing.

  4. Statement of the Officers of the Special Tripartite Committee on ensuring a safe working environment on board vessels where seafarers can live without fear of discrimination and physical or mental abuse

    04 August 2022

    Special Tripartite Committee of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, as amended

  5. Japan reinforces its commitment to fight against forced labour

    19 July 2022

    Japan becomes the 177th Member State to ratify Convention No. 105

  6. Mexico ratifies ILO Convention on Violence and Harassment

    06 July 2022

    Mexico is the 19th country to ratify ILO Convention No. 190, the 7th in the Latin American and Caribbean region.

  7. Liberia ratifies the Equal Remuneration Convention and the Minimum Age Convention

    29 June 2022

  8. Report of the Committee set up to examine the representation alleging non-observance by Portugal of Conventions N° 81, 129 and 155

    13 June 2022

  9. Report of the Committee set up to examine the representation alleging non-observance by Brazil of the Collective Bargaining Convention, 1981 (No. 154)

    13 June 2022

  10. Uzbekistan ratifies the Safety and Health in Construction Convention, 1988 (No. 167)

    09 June 2022