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IOE Centenary Summit: 100 years of business action

IOE celebrated its Centenary of business action on behalf of 50 million companies in over 140 countries under the theme "Achieving a…

World business community launches IOE Manifesto

The global IOE membership issues a Manifesto for the next 20 years of business action.

Open letter to G20 Employment Ministers from leaders of global industry organisations

The leadership of major global industry associations calls on G20 Employment Ministers to do more in tackling Covid-19 crisis.

Covid-19: Global action to support the garment industry

Employers, workers and major brands join with ILO on a call for action to support the garment industry.

IOE is launching a new dedicated online space for members

Keep reading to find out about the different functionalities of this tool and how to use it.

Joint Statement on Covid-19

By International Organisation of Employers and International Trade Union Confederation

IOE remains fully operational during COVID-19 pandemic

IOE Secretariat is fully operational and continues to provide services as the impact of COVID-19 is felt worldwide.

COVID-19 Business Response Platform

This page serves as a dedicated hub for business information on the COVID-19 virus outbreak

Former IOE Secretary-General Costas Kapartis passes away

IOE, together with our member the Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation, are sad to announce the loss of former Secretary-General…

Practical guidance for employers and the workplace on COVID-19

Implementing simple and low-cost measures can help prevent the spread of the disease while creating a healthier and more productive workplace.

Reminder: IOE Centenary gets underway

Key information about IOE Centenary activities. Join us in promoting and celebrating our special anniversary!

Call for inputs to IOE Manifesto / Appel à contribuer au Manifeste de l'OIE

Call for inputs to IOE Manifesto / Appel à contribuer au Manifeste de l’OIE

Call for inputs to IOE Manifesto

Invitation to the official launch of the IOE Centenary Year

Kick-off the Centenary with us on 19 March on ILO's 11th floor!

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…

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…

IOE welcomes new senior advisor

Luis Rodrigo Morales has joined IOE staff as Senior Adviser.

Caribbean Employer Organisations: Still time to Register for IOE-ATIA Workshop in Aruba 14-15 November 2019

REGISTER BY 21 OCTOBER - for the IOE-ATIA two-day workshop for IOE members and other representative business organisations in the region, on the…

Asian employers provide key input to EU Policy Forum on Development meeting in Nepal

A strong IOE-member delegation from China, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, and Viet Nam, supported by IOE’s regional adviser, contributed to the…

Calling Caribbean Employer Organisations: Register now for IOE-ATIA Workshop in Aruba 14-15 November 2019

IOE is joining forces with ATIA to organise a two-day workshop for IOE members and other representative business organisations in the region, on…

The Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN) Launches SkillingNow Campaign

GAN's new campaign aims to promote workforce skills of the future

IOE Policy Working Groups - update

The IOE Management Board decided at its November 2018 session to amend the names of two of the Organisation's Policy Working Groups to better…

Launch of the ILO Centenary celebrations

The ILO has officially entered its Centenary year and launched an annual programme of celebrations

IOE Press Release - Launch of the Report of the ILO Global Commission on the Future of Work

The Report of the Global Commission on the Future of Work will provide a basis to start the conversation and debate of the 2019 ILC “Committee…

New Appointments at the IOE Secretariat in Geneva

An announcement from the Secretary-General

Business Enterprise Forum in Algiers: please save the dates!

Following our successful Business Enterprise Forum in Nairobi in March 2018, we are pleased to announce our 2019 "IOE-Business Africa Forum -…

End-of-year Message from the GAN and IOE

Message from Shea Gopaul, GAN Founder & Executive Director & Roberto Suárez Santos, IOE Secretary-General

Transparency and Sustainable Development Goals: central topics of the XXIX Meeting of Presidents of Ibero-American Business Organizations

Meetings of the Presidents of Ibero-American Business Organizations have been held for many years with the aim of encouraging the exchange of…

West & Central Africa Employers' Organisations: please save the dates 12-13 December 2018

IOE members from West and Central Africa are coming together in Conakry, Guinea on 12 - 13 December to explore the role of the green economy and…

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