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110th International Labour Conference - Plenary sitting
110th International Labour Conference
The International Labour Conference (ILC) sets the international labour standards and the broad policies of the ILO. It meets annually in Geneva. Often called an international parliament of labour, the Conference is also a forum for discussion of key social and labour questions. Each member State is represented by government's, employers' and workers' delegates. This year, occupational safety and health, apprenticeships, as well as the social and solidarity economy are among the items on the agenda of the Conference.

World of Work Summit: Tackling multiple global crises, promoting human-centred recovery and resilience

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Held during the 110th International Labour Conference, the Summit aims to discuss the urgent action that can be taken by the ILO and its Member States to tackle the labour and social consequences of the multiple crises in the world through human-centred approaches for peace, resilience, and inclusive development, with a particular focus on the most vulnerable.

Key moments

playPanel discussion
Duration: 1:45:37
playAddress by the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Wavel Ramkalawan
Duration: 8:28
playAddress by the President of the Republic of Honduras, Xiomara Castro Sarmiento
Duration: 6:04
playConversation: Guy Ryder, Catelene Passchier, Danny McCoy
Duration: 20:17


Pierre-Yves Dermagne
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy and Employment, Belgium
Bhupender Yadav
Minister of Labour and Employment, India
Isabelle Durant
Deputy Secretary-General
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Saida Neghza
President, Confédération Générale des Entreprises Algériennes, Algeria
Omar Faruk Osman Nur
General Secretary, Federation of Somali Trade Unions, Somalia
Foni Joyce Vuni
Research Lead at the Refugee-Led Research Hub, Kenya


Sharanjit Leyl

Addresses by Heads of State

Wavel Ramkalawan
President of the Republic, Seychelles
(Video presentation)
Xiomara Castro Sarmiento
President of the Republic, Honduras

Conversation between:

Guy Ryder
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Danny McCoy
CEO, Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC)
(remote participation)
Catelene Passchier
Chairperson, ILO Workers’ group, Netherlands
International Labour Organization (ILO)

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