Meeting documents

February 2024

  1. GB.350/INS/12

    Developments in the full implementation by the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela of the agreed plan of action to give effect to the recommendations of the Commission of Inquiry in respect of Conventions Nos 26, 87 and 144

    23 February 2024

  2. GB.350/LILS/1

    Proposed amendments to the Standing Orders concerning the procedure for the examination of representations under articles 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the International Labour Organization

    22 February 2024

    This document contains proposed amendments to the Standing Orders concerning the procedure for the examination of representations under articles 24 and 25 of the Constitution of the International Labour Organization (Annex I to the Compendium of rules applicable to the Governing Body of the International Labour Office), as requested by the Governing Body at its 349th Session (October–November 2023) for its consideration at its 350th Session (March 2024). The Governing Body is invited to adopt the proposed amendments to the Standing Orders and the corresponding modifications to the Introductory note (see draft decision at paragraph 19).

  3. GB.350/PFA/INF/1

    Programme and Budget for 2024–25 Collection of contributions from 1 January 2024 to date

    20 February 2024

    This paper provides information on the collection of contributions from 1 January 2024 to date and the position of Member States in relation to article 13(4) of the Constitution.

  4. GB.350/PFA/INF/10

    Report of the Ethics Officer for the year ended 31 December 2023

    20 February 2024

    This document provides the Governing Body with a progress report on the Ethics Officer’s work covering the reporting period 2023.

  5. GB.350/INS/10

    Follow-up to the resolution concerning the measures recommended by the Governing Body under article 33 of the ILO Constitution on the subject of Belarus

    20 February 2024

  6. GB.350/HL/1(Rev.1)

    Challenges and opportunities of digitalization

    20 February 2024

    In version Rev.1 of 20 February, footnote 5 has been corrected.

  7. GB.350/INS/6

    Follow-up to the decision to report on the modalities of the Working Party on the New Social Contract for Our Common Agenda

    19 February 2024

    This document contains the report requested by the Governing Body at its 349th Session (October–November 2023) on the modalities of the Working Party on the New Social Contract for Our Common Agenda, which was established by the Governing Body at that session to prepare a tripartite input to the 2025 World Social Summit. It has been prepared following tripartite consultations held in January 2024. The document contains proposals on the composition, mandate and road map of the Working Party. It further identifies five building blocks to inform the preparation of the tripartite input. The Governing Body is invited to: decide on the modalities of the Working Party, including its composition, mandate and road map; decide to place an item on the agenda of the 113th Session (2025) of the International Labour Conference on a tripartite input to the 2025 World Social Summit; and request the Director-General to make the necessary arrangements for the implementation of the road map and to take account of its views regarding the new social contract for Our Common Agenda (see the draft decision in paragraph 25).

  8. GB.350/INS/3

    Review of annual reports under the follow-up to the ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work (1998), as amended in 2022

    19 February 2024

    The Governing Body is invited to take note of the information submitted under the Annual Review for the period from January to December 2023 and to provide guidance on key issues and priorities to help Member States respect, promote and realize fundamental principles and rights at work (see the draft decision in paragraph 128).

  9. GB.350/INS/17/2

    Documents submitted for information only

    16 February 2024

  10. GB.350/PFA/6

    Report of the Independent Oversight Advisory Committee

    16 February 2024

    This document contains the 16th annual report of the Independent Oversight Advisory Committee, covering the period from February 2023 to January 2024, for debate and guidance (see the draft decision in paragraph 4).

  11. GB.350/INS/14

    Report by the Government of Bangladesh on progress made in the implementation of the road map to address all outstanding issues mentioned in the article 26 complaint concerning alleged non-observance of Conventions Nos 81, 87 and 98

    16 February 2024

  12. GB.350/INS/INF/3

    Report on the status of pending representations submitted under article 24 of the ILO Constitution

    16 February 2024

    As requested by the Governing Body, this document provides information on the status of pending representations submitted under article 24 of the ILO Constitution.

  13. GB.350/INS/7

    Proposed arrangements for the ILO regional meetings to be held during the trial period

    16 February 2024

    This document proposes arrangements for the ILO regional meetings to be held during the trial period 2025–28 that allow outcomes comparable to those of the current format to be achieved in a cost-effective manner, taking into account the different views expressed and guidance provided by the Governing Body at its 349th Session (October–November 2023) (see the draft decision in paragraph 25).

  14. GB.350/INS/9

    Review of the functioning of the Governing Body, identification of possible areas for improvement and arrangements and time frame for results-based follow-up action

    15 February 2024

    This document provides information on previous constituent-led reviews of the functioning of the Governing Body, which led to the adoption of the current Compendium of rules applicable to the Governing Body of the ILO; identifies areas in which constituents have indicated a need for potential further reviews and improvements; and outlines the different modalities that could be used by the Governing Body to review the current rules, should the Governing Body decide that further action is advisable or necessary (see the draft decision in paragraph 46).

  15. GB.350/INS/5

    Update on the Global Coalition for Social Justice

    15 February 2024

    This document provides an update on the establishment and roll-out of the Global Coalition for Social Justice (see the draft decision in paragraph 18).

  16. GB.350/INS/2/1

    Agenda of future sessions of the International Labour Conference

    14 February 2024

    This document is intended to facilitate consideration by the Governing Body of proposals for the agenda of the International Labour Conference for 2026 and beyond, including the strategic approach to be followed (see the draft decision in paragraph 58).

  17. GB.350/PFA/10

    Progress Report on the implementation of the Human Resources Strategy for 2022–25: Diversity, accountability and respect

    14 February 2024

    At its 343rd Session (November 2021), the Governing Body endorsed the Human Resources (HR) Strategy for 2022–25. The HR Strategy is aimed at ensuring a workforce of the highest standards of competence, efficiency and integrity, with due regard being given to the Action plan for improving the diversity of the ILO workforce, including in terms of gender and geographical diversity, and also addressing under-representation, experience relevant to the three constituent groups and opportunities for youth and young professionals. This document describes the progress made by the Office in 2022–23 in respect of the key deliverables of the HR Strategy and the results for the interim milestones (see the draft decision in paragraph 65).

  18. GB.350/INS/13

    Developments in the application of the resolution concerning the Russian Federation’s aggression against Ukraine from the perspective of the mandate of the International Labour Organization

    14 February 2024

  19. GB.350/PFA/7/1

    Report of the Chief Internal Auditor for the year ended 31 December 2023

    13 February 2024

    This document contains the report of the Chief Internal Auditor on the activities of the Office of Internal Audit and Oversight, including significant findings resulting from internal audit and investigation assignments conducted during 2023, for consideration by the Governing Body (see the draft decision in paragraph 4).

  20. GB.350/Agenda(Rev.1)

    Agenda of the 350th Session of the ILO Governing Body (4-14 March 2024)

    13 February 2024

    In version "Rev.1" of 13 February, the title of some items have been updated.