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12 Jul 2017 description

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In 2015, the ILO, in partnership with the Oslo-based FAFO Institute for Applied International Studies, carried out an assessment on the impact of the Syrian refugee influx on the Jordanian labour market. The assessment provided a better understanding of the employment profile of Syrian refugees in Jordan.

28 Jun 2017 description

United Nations entities recall that a central principle of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is to “ensure that no one is left behind” and to “reach the furthest behind first”. Recognizing that discrimination in health care settings is a major barrier to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), United Nations entities commit to working together to support Member States in taking coordinated multisectoral action to eliminate discrimination in health care settings.

14 Jun 2017 description

HÀ NỘI – More frequent and severe natural disasters in Việt Nam due to climate change can push children into child labour if proper preventive measures are not taken, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has warned.

“As disasters destroy livelihoods and worsen households’ economic conditions, children may find themselves with no choice but to give up school and to work for their and their families’ survival,” said ILO Việt Nam Director Chang-Hee Lee.

13 Jun 2017 description

À l'échelle mondiale, plus de 1,5 milliard de personnes vivent dans des pays touchés par les conflits, la violence ou qui se trouvent en situation de fragilité. Environ 200 millions de personnes sont aussi touchées chaque année par des catastrophes naturelles. Un tiers d'entre elles sont des enfants. Une proportion importante des 168 millions d'enfants victimes du travail des enfants vivent dans des zones touchées par les conflits et les catastrophes.

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21 Jul 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Jul 2017 International Labour Organization

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