Registration open! IOE’s International Business & Human Rights Conference
Join us on Wednesday 22 April (Bonn, Germany) at our annual business and human rights conference – hosted jointly with BDA & DeutschePost DHL!
IOE partner International SOS information sharing on coronavirus
International SOS provides the latest information on the evolving situation of the coronavirus
Second preparatory webinar for ILO Technical Meeting on Achieving Decent Work in Global Supply Chains
Join IOE's webinar for employers on Wednesday 5th February - 2.30pm CET.
IOE Members in Africa: Sign up today for the 6th African Social Partners' Summit in Lagos
IOE is joining forces with the Nigeria Employers' Consultative Association to organise the 6th African Social Partners Summit in Lagos on 25-26…
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Read all about the latest legal and policy developments at the national, regional and international level.
REMINDER: Preparatory webinar for ILO Technical Meeting on Achieving Decent Work in Global Supply Chains
Join IOE's webinar and prepare for the upcoming ILO discussion on global supply chains: Friday 31 January (2-3pm CET)
BAG Innovation wins the Migration Challenge
Ten finalists had the opportunity to pitch for the prize in Quito during the Twelfth GFMD Summit this week. The award was given to BAG…
Invitation to the official launch of the IOE Centenary Year
Kick-off the Centenary with us on 19 March on ILO's 11th floor!
IOE events for Members in Africa
Two back-to-back events for IOE members in Africa, co-organised with NECA (Nigeria) with the support of the European Union
Leading the business case for migration
IOE champions properly managed migration systems that benefit both business and communities.
IOE takes part in COP25 and commits to strengthened action for climate-friendly jobs
This year’s annual UN climate conference came to a delayed close after two weeks of tough negotiations of complex issues and stronger…
To all our Members
2019 was a year of milestones and memorable moments and 2020 is set to be an exceptional year as we mark our Centenary. IOE Secretary-General…
IOE and Seedstars announce Migration Challenge finalists
10 finalists will face judges in Quito, Ecuador in January 2020.
An invitation to IOE members around the world
IOE is joining forces with the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Employers (CAPE) and the ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE) to organise this…
ILO Abidjan Declaration prioritises action on sustainable business
An enabling environment for sustainable business, productivity, skills and reducing informality are the lead areas of action in the ILO Abidjan…
Business and human rights
On International Human Rights Day, IOE and its more than 150 national member federations will continue to determinedly address human rights…
Save the date: International Business and Human Rights Conference (Bonn, 22 April 2020)
Co-organised by IOE, DHL Deutsche Post Group and BDA, supply chains and human rights due diligence are on the agenda.
Registration still open for 12th GFMD Summit
Sign up before 29 November and bring the business voice to the 12th Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development.
IOE members in Africa: Save the date for the 6th African Social Partners' Summit, Nigeria, 25 -26 February 2020
This Summit, the first to be held in English-speaking Africa, will continue the work of the African Social Partners to accelerate job creation.
New IOE Policy paper on Independent Contractors
IOE in a new publication offers case studies on the legal status and rights of independent contractors in different national contexts
ILO's current programme and budget needs to fully reflect the Centenary Declaration ambitions
During the recent session of the ILO Governing Body, the Employers Group could not support the proposed Programme and Budget.
The ILO reaffirms its engagement with the tobacco sector
The 337th session of the ILO’s Governing Body reaffirmed its November 2018 decision to engage with the tobacco sector under the umbrella of an…
Save the date for the IOE Centenary Global Summit on the Future of Work in Kuala Lumpur on 5-6 February 2020
IOE is joining forces with the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Employers (CAPE) and the ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE) to organise a…
12th GFMD Summit, Quito, Ecuador, 20 - 24 January 2020
The 12th GFMD Summit, under the chairmanship of the Government of Ecuador, initially scheduled in November 2019 is postponed until 20-24 January…
Update on 5th session of the UN Treaty process on business and human rights
States met last week to negotiate/discuss the Revised Draft Treaty on TNCs and OBEs.