The Board of the International Training Centre of the ILO is convening on Thursday 3 and Friday 4 November for its 73rd session.
The Board approves the general lines of the Programme of the Centre and its annual budget. It meets once a year, in November. It submits a report on its meeting to the Governing Body of the International Labour Office.
The Board is composed of 24 members appointed by the Governing Body of the ILO: 12 government representatives (Germany, Argentina, Brazil, China, France, India, Islamic Republic of Iran, Kenya, Niger, Panama and Togo), 6 Employers' representatives and 6 Workers' representatives. The Italian Government, the Region of Piedmont, the City of Turin and the Unione Industriale of Turin are also represented on the Board.
Amongst other issues, the Board considered at this session a new Strategic Plan for 2012-15, the Programme and Budget Proposals for 2012 and reports on the training activities of the Centre during 2010-11.