Almost a year has passed since the successful launch of the ‘Global Deal for Decent Work and Inclusive Growth’.
The Global Deal secretariat are happy to announce that the Netherlands has joined the Global Deal partnership.
On June 15-16th, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven received Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Stockholm.
Every year, delegations from all member states of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) gather to set the broad policies of the organisation during the International Labour Conference.
Over the past few weeks, several partners have joined the Global Deal initiative. New partner countries include South Africa, Uruguay and Argentina, who have already made several commitments in the spirit of the Global Deal.
Watch the speeches by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for international cooperation Isabella Lövin during the presentation of The Human Development Report 2016 in Stockholm on 21 March.
Speech by Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven at the10th Anniversary Celebration of the International Trade Union Confederation in Vienna.
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On 21 September 2016 the Global Deal initiative was launched at the UN Headquarters in New York.
Read the speech at the launch of Global Deal at the UN headquarters 21 of September 2016.