01 December 2020
Newsletter
VOLUME 6
PUBLICATION ISSUE 3
 
 

IOE General Council 2020: 100 years of business action!

On 24 November, IOE members worldwide took part in a tribute to IOE's past, present and future at the Centenary edition of our first-ever virtual General Council. Did you miss it? Here's a glimpse.

 
Upcoming events
 
03 December 2020
IOE High Level Roundtable on digital skills for decent jobs for youth in Africa
Join us for a joint digital conference with the UN Global Compact on 3 December at 10:00 – 11:00 (CET) on digital skills for youth in Africa.
 
03 December 2020
LATAM Consultation on 10 years of the UNGPs
Organised by IOE and WBCSD
 
04 December 2020
Future of Work Summit
Supported by the Swiss Confederation and organised by the Graduate Institute Geneva
 
08 December 2020
WOMENpreneurs: from Start-ups to Stars
Co-organised by the International Organisation of Employers, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, and the UN Global Compact.
 
16 December 2020
International Workshop on mandatory human rights due diligence
Organised by IOE, BDA and DPDHL
 
 
IOE News
 
26 November 2020
IOE General Council steers the course for another 100 years of business action
The General Council is responsible for the endorsement of IOE's overall activity and policy direction. This year, it also marked its 100 years…
 
12 November 2020
The business sector's commitment to human rights
Questionnaire to review the contribution of companies to the implementation of the UN Guiding Principles
 
12 November 2020
IOE and Seedstars announce finalists of 2021 Migration Challenge Start-up Competition
18 finalists will compete virtually in January 2021 to be the winner of this innovative competition.
 
 
IOE and the ILO
 
01 December 2020
Join ILO talent community
Staff from employer organisations and IOE partner companies are encouraged to consider a career at the ILO.
 
30 November 2020
IOE Report on the 340th Virtual Session of the ILO Governing Body
ILO Governing Body outcomes (2-14 November 2020)
 
 
IOE and other organisations
 
25 November 2020
IOE member Confindustria to lead B20
Following the Saudi G20, Italy will soon take over the Presidency.
 
12 November 2020
IOE joins business and labour organisations call for renewed multilateralism from G20 countries
Leaders from 13 international business and labour organisations have sent a strong message to G20 countries: step up global collaboration to…
 
03 November 2020
Summary of 6th session of the IGWG on treaty on business and human rights
Read about the main outcomes from the latest session of the IGWG.
 
 
Regional news
 
26 November 2020
Employers strengthen link with UN Resident Coordinators in Latin America and the Caribbean
IOE and UN Resident Coordinators from Latin America and the Caribbean issue joint statement on unleashing the potential of partnership to…
 
03 December 2020
IOE High Level Roundtable on digital skills for decent jobs for youth in Africa
Join us for a joint digital conference with the UN Global Compact on 3 December at 10:00 – 11:00 (CET) on digital skills for youth in Africa.
 
 
IOE-WEC Industrial Relations & Labour Law Newsletter

The latest issue of IOE-WEC industrial relations and labour law newsletter is out! Check our in-depth coverage of changing labour laws and legislation worldwide. Click here to read it.

 
 
List of contacts
María Roldán
Communications Officer
+41 (0) 22 929 00 23