News & Events
France launches a Global Deal platform
Paris, France, 21 December 2017 – To formally establish their commitment to the Global Deal and to gather support from French stakeholders to the initiative, the French Ministry of Labor hosted a national Global Deal meeting in Paris.
WELL-ATTENDED HIGH-LEVEL SEMINAR AT THE WTO ABOUT GLOBAL DEAL AND TRADE
Geneva, Switzerland, 22 November 2017. Sweden’s Prime Minister Stefan Löfven hosted a well-attended high-level seminar about Global Deal and trade together with WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo under the title “Making Globalization Work for Everyone”.
Launch of senior advisors for the Global Deal
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven launches an international group of senior advisors to the Global Deal for decent work and inclusive growth. The group will give strategic advise for the future work of the Global Deal initiative.
About Global Deal
The Global Deal is a global partnership with the objective of jointly addressing the challenges in the global labour market and enabling all people to benefit from globalisation. The Global Deal is a multi-stakeholder partnership in line with Goal 17 (“partnerships for the goals”) in the UN 2030 Agenda for sustainable development.
Voices about the global deal
Several leaders have recorded special messages about the Global Deal partnership. In the following video clips you will hear about the vision of the Global Deal and why a more ambitious approach to decent work and increased productivity is needed in the increasingly globalized labour market.See all videos