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RESULTS - 15th RIAL Call for Bilateral Cooperation

The results of the 15th RIAL Call for Bilateral Cooperation are here! Congratulations to the selected Ministries! 

4th Gender Dialogue Among Ministries of Labor: Creating the Network of Focal Points

The 4th Gender Dialogue among Ministries of Labor will take place on March 15, 2022, with the main objective of creating the Network of Gender Focal Points. 

NOW OPEN - 15th RIAL Call for Bilateral Cooperation

If your Ministry of Labor is currently in the process of creating or improving a program, procedure or service, this is the opportunity to obtain international technical cooperation to materialize those outcomes! The 15th RIAL Call is now open! Click here to read more. 
 

Third Gender Dialogue among Ministries of Labor: Towards a Manual or "ABC" for Gender Units

This dialogue is part of the RIAL activities to strengthen gender mainstreaming in the Ministries of Labor. The main purpose is to review and finalize the “Manual or ABC” for these Units, requested during the first Hemispheric dialogue and prepared by the Technical Secretariat with the support of the CIM. 

ISOC-OAS launch Training Program for Ministries of Labor

As a part of a valuable partnership, the OAS and the Internet Society launched a Training Program exclusively for officials from the Ministries of Education and Labor of the Americas on topics related to Internet governance and integration at the public policy level. The program is made up of five courses on encryption, digital footprints, privacy, the Internet way of networking and Internet governance. Click here to access the courses brochure 

Virtual Course on Gender Violence at Work Launched (Spanish)

Registration for the Spnaish edition of the Virtual Course on Gender Violence at Work, developed by the RIAL in coordination with the Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM) is open for officers of Ministries of Labor. the English version will be available shortly. More information here (Spanish). 

XXI Inter-American Conference of Ministers of Labor

The  XXI IACML  will bring together ministers of Labor and representatives of workers and employers to define regional actions towards a sustainable, inclusive, and human-centered recovery and to build a more resilient world of work.

Virtual Forum of the XXI IACML

The Virtual Forum of the XXI IACML was open from May 1st to June 30th, 2021 for delegations of the OAS Member States, workers and employers to present comments to the Draft Declaration and Plan of Action of the XXI IACML. 20 MInistries of Labor, as well as COSATE and CEATAL presented their comments. More information here. 
 

RESULTS - 14th RIAL Call for Bilateral Cooperation

The results of the 14th RIAL Call for Bilateral Cooperation are here! The 5 winning proposals can be consulted here. We thank all participating coutries and we congratulate selected Ministries! 
All information regarding the 14th RIAL Call is available here. 

Hemispheric Dialogue to advance the Institutionalization of Gender in the Ministries of Labor

The Hemispheric Dialogue to Advance the Institutionalization of Gender in the Ministries of Labor took place virtually on November 20th, 2020, and had the participation of 29 Ministries of Labor of the OAS/RIAL