International labour standards

International labour standards
Labour Standards

International labour standards

11–22 May 2020
The course is available in English, Français, Español, Português

his academy is part of the International Labour Standards Academy. The academy is designed to provide knowledge to a wide audience, as well as strengthen understanding between groups of participants from different professions and global regions.

The academy aims to help participants follow standards-related procedures, including reporting obligations under the ILO Constitution. Participants will travel to Geneva to attend the International Labour Conference.

You have the power to improve the International Labour Standards. Are you ready to make change for good?

Key features
Campus life

Stay and study on the banks of the Po River

Field trip

Travel to Geneva with your peers for the International Labour Conference

Learn differently

The Centre’s training methods include videos and online demos

High-level resources

Learn from ILO specialists, ITCILO trainers, and external lecturers

Who attends this course?
  • Government officials responsible for matters related to national and international labour standards
  • Representatives of employers’ and workers’ organizations responsible for ILO matters
What topics does this academy cover?

This academy is designed to empower participants not only to understand the International Labour Standards, but to actively uphold and advance them.

  • Workers’ rights
  • Decent work
  • Tripartism
What will I learn?

While the academy will focus on the International Labour Standards system, participants also complete practical exercises in small groups.

  • All about the content of the International Labour Standards
  • How the ILO overcomes challenges related to the International Labour Standards
  • How to use the NORMLEX database and other relevant resources
What will I be able to do?

Participants will go on to shape the world of work through the International Labour Standards.

  • Examine the procedures and substance of the International Labour Standards
  • Engage in the procedure, submission, and ratification of the standards
  • Follow the relevant discussion at the International Labour Conference
Why should I join?

The International Labour Standards Academy has a history of success, as participants learn online, in Turin, and in Geneva.

  • Learning methods include presentations, roleplay and group exercises, and discussions.
  • Resources include ILO specialists, ITCILO trainers, and external lecturers.
  • Participants see the International Labour Standards’ impact at the conference in Geneva.

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