Statements and speeches

August 2022

  1. Statement

    Statement of the Officers of the Special Tripartite Committee on ensuring a safe working environment on board vessels where seafarers can live without fear of discrimination and physical or mental abuse

    04 August 2022

    Special Tripartite Committee of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, as amended

July 2022

  1. BRICS 8th Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting

    ILO Director-General’s remarks to the BRICS Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting

    14 July 2022

June 2022

  1. G7 Summit

    ILO Director-General warns G7 Summit on great divergence

    27 June 2022

    In his statement to the G7 Summit in Germany, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, says pandemic and conflict have widened divergence between industrialized and developing countries. Raises concern over inequalities within countries, including gender gaps.

  2. 110th session of the International Labour Conference

    Speech by Andrea Orlando, Minister of Labour and Social Policies, Italy

    08 June 2022

    Speech to the Plenary of the 110th session of the Internazional Labour Conference

  3. 110th session of the International Labour Conference

    Speech by Teodoro Lonfernini, Secretary of State for Labour, Republic of San Marino

    07 June 2022

    Speech to the Plenary of the 110th session of the Internazional Labour Conference

May 2022

  1. © ILO 2022

    Statement

    Opening remarks by Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General, at the 110th Session of the International Labour Conference

    27 May 2022

  2. G7 Labour and Employment Ministers Meeting

    Intervention by ILO Director-General Guy Ryder on “Improving Occupational Health and Safety”

    24 May 2022

  3. G7 Labour and Employment Ministers Meeting

    Remarks to G7 Opening Session by the ILO Director-General Guy Ryder

    24 May 2022

April 2022

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    Social dialogue for a positive safety and health culture

    28 April 2022

    In a message to mark World Day for Safety and Health at Work, Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization, outlines the importance of workers, employers and governments working together to reduce deaths and injuries in the workplace.

  2. Annual Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF

    Statement by Mr Guy Ryder, Director-General, International Labour Organization, to the Development Committee

    22 April 2022