Highlights

Experiences on Youth Employment are Shared on PAHO-OAS Webinar

During a Webinar organized by PAHO-OAS this July 31st, Panama Chile and the International Labor Organization (ILO) shared experiences, challenges and areas of opportunity on the subject of Youth Employment. 
 

OAS Committee on Partnership approves Work Plan 2018-2020 of the IACML

Last june, the Member States of the Organization of American States (OAS), through the Committee on Partnership, approved the Work Plan 2018-2020 of the Inter-American Conference of Ministers of Labor (IACML), document that was elaborated by the Ministers of Labor that lead the Conference during the Planning Meeting held from april 26 to 27, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

Planning of Billateral Cooperation Activities Advances

The planning of seven Billateral Cooperation Activities is currently underway. The Ministries of Labor of Barbados, Honduras, Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Ecuador will recieve training and knowledge from their counterparts of Jamaica, Colombia, Canada, Argentina and Barbados, respectively. 

 

The topics to be adressed are Youth Employment, Erradication of Child Labor, Occupational Health and Safety and Professional Training and Skills Certification. 

 

RIAL selects seven proposals for bilateral cooperation

As a result of the Eleventh Call for Proposals of the RIAL, a total of 49  were presented, and 7 bilateral cooperation proposals were selected to be held between August and December 2018. 

Impact and Testimonials

 
The OAS does an excellent job in promoting this type of exchanges, since through them, the Ministries of Labor can learn from innovative experiences that can be taken as a reference in the creation and development of new programs, services, policies, among others"

Ministry of Labor and Social Prevision, El Salvador 

August 2018