Continuing Legal Education on International Labour Standards (CLE on ILS) is an innovative, immersive, online educational experience designed to advance legal practitioners worldwide. Throughout it, participants gain advanced critical thinking, professional knowledge, and skills to use international labour law to settle labour disputes and to interpret and complement domestic law, including in times of crisis, like the one generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, where rights at work are at risk and a sound and unitary case law is key.
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Legal practitioners around the world engage in lifelong professional development through continuing legal education. ILS are a highly valuable resource for domestic judges and lawyers for strengthening domestic case law on labour issues.
The International Training Centre of the ILO (ITCILO) thus offers CLE on ILS to equip new generations of legal practitioners, so that they:
CLE on ILS consists of three online courses in self-guided modality.
Optional automated course embedded into the package. Legal practitioners are strongly encouraged to follow it, because it provides entry-level guidance on ILS.
Online course specifically designed for legal practitioners. It explores the different types of judicial use of international labour law, according to the role domestic courts attribute to international law, and the possible obstacles.
Online course tailored to legal practitioners. It presents the sources of international labour law available to them and, in particular, the work of the ILO supervisory bodies, its relevance and possible judicial use.