International Labour Organization (ILO)

Coronavirus outbreak could destroy up to 25 million jobs: ILO

The coronavirus pandemic could trigger a global economic crisis destroying up to 25 million jobs around the world if governments do not act fast to shield workers from the impact, the International Labour Organization (ILO) says.

April 28, 2020
April 28, 2020

Protect workers now and after lockdowns ease: ILO

As pressures mount on countries to ease their lockdown restrictions, the International Labour Organization (ILO) has urged the Bangladesh government to take action to prevent and control the spread of Covid-19 in the workplace, with active involvement and dialogue with employers’ and workers’ organisations.

March 19, 2020
March 19, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak could destroy up to 25 million jobs: ILO

The coronavirus pandemic could trigger a global economic crisis destroying up to 25 million jobs around the world if governments do not act fast to shield workers from the impact, the International Labour Organization (ILO) says.

November 26, 2019
November 26, 2019

ILO support needed to establish labour rights

Law Minister Anisul Huq says cooperation from the International Labour Organization (ILO) is needed in order to establish labour rights fully in the country.

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

No Accord, Alliance after 2018: Commerce boss

The government will not extend the period of two factory inspection agencies Accord and Alliance after 2018, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed says.

March 8, 2016
March 8, 2016

Women see little improvement in world of work - ILO

Women see only "marginal improvements" in the world of work in the past 20 years, according to a global study.