International Organization of Employers (IOE)

International Organization of Employers
Location:Geneva
Founded:1920
Membership:150 national employers federations from 143 countries

Role

Represents business interests in social and labor matters at the global level, especially in the International Labor Organization, which sets international workplace standards and where employers are represented alongside trade unions and governments in a unique tripartite structure. Communicates business views on the ILO’s work, including on education and training, termination of employment, social security, health and safety, and labor standards, and represents employers within the ILO’s complaints and supervisory mechanisms. IOE also represents the views of business in the G20 process, the International Standardization Organization, the World Health Organization and the UN Human Rights Council, among other organizations.

Recent News

L-R: U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez and Ronnie Goldberg (USCIB) in Beijing IOE at Labor Ministerial: Implement G20 Commitments (7/18/2016) - IOE stressed the need for reforms to encourage entrepreneurship and innovation at the G20 Labor Ministerial in Beijing.
Ronnie speaking IMG_0183 USCIB Reflections on the New World of Work (7/1/2016) - USCIB delivered remarks on the future of work at the Inter-American Conference of Ministers of Labor) in Washington, D.C. on June 28.

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