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Congress at International Labour Conference 2018

Issued on June 06, 2018 at 04:40 PM

speech 1 - David Joyce addressing ILC 2018
David Joyce addressing ILC 2018

David Joyce and Patricia King attended the 107th ILO International Labour Conference (ILC) in Geneva (28 May - 8th June). 

You can read his blog in advance of the conference here - since updated with some reflections

Mr Joyce delivered a speech to the plenary on June 6th. 

President Higgins addressed the conference on 7th June.  

Patricia King participated in the World of Work Summit on 7th June and posed a question to a panel of experts on the links between decent work and peace and resilience.

David Joyce participated in the first year of a 2 year discussion on the development of a new international standard on violence and harassment in the world of work. You can view progress on this discussion on the Committee webpage here

Interview on harassment in the workplace here:

Pics from the conference are available here.