Human Rights/Labor Rights
The SDGs' next step: finalising indicators   
November 09, 2015
- HelpAge International - We went to the meeting hoping for endorsement of a proposed î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) indicator on social protection: the percentage of the population covered by social...
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PM slams 'small group'   
November 09, 2015
- Fiji Times - While explaining his perspective on the matter before the î??International Labour Organizationî??, he said, Fiji was a small and vulnerable nation that needed to be protected. "We are not a developed...
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Waging a wage, not productivity, war   
November 08, 2015
- The Jakarta Post - Labor productivity, for example, remains an issue. A 2015 report published by the î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) stipulated that there was a link...
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Co-operatives and the World of Work: Youth   
November 08, 2015
- thenews.coop - On 8-10 November, at the î??International Labour Organizationî??â??s Co-operatives and the World of Work Research Conference in Antalya, Turkey, delegates will be learning more about youth...
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ILO defers inquiry decision   
November 07, 2015
- Fiji Times - THE î??International Labour Organizationî?? has deferred its decision to appoint a commission of inquiry into Fiji. In a draft decision posted on its Governing Body's website, the ILO called on the Fiji...
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Trade is not just about economics, but also values   
November 07, 2015
- EurActiv.com - We could have a clear commitment to the î??International Labour Organizationî??â??s (ILO) Decent Work Agenda which among others promotes employment, workers' rights, and social protection. I want...
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Bright Future Voluntary Organization Condemns Child Labour In Kasoa   
November 07, 2015
- Modern Ghana - The NGO led by Mr. Raphael Aidoo, observed that the practice is becoming rampant in Kasoa and called on the î??International Labour Organizationî?? (ILO) and the concerned authorities to do something to...
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TPP: A template for global governance'   
November 07, 2015
- bangkokpost.com - Most WTO members believe these issues are best handled through other institutions â?? labour rights under the î??International Labour Organizationî?? and competition policy under the UN...
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Wages not cutting into exports   
November 07, 2015
- Phnom Penh Post - according to an î??International Labour Organizationî?? bulletin. The Cambodia Garment and Footwear Sector Bulletin, released earlier this week, reported that the sectorâ??s shipments grew by...
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TTC unions appealing 'essential service' law banning strikes, lockouts   
November 06, 2015
- 680 News - The ATU says in the past, the Supreme Court limited workersâ?? right to strike, despite Canada ratifying the î??International Labour Organizationî?? Convention (ILO) No. 87, which concerns freedom of...
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