International Labour Organization (ILO)

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is devoted to promoting social justice and internationally recognized human and labour rights, pursuing its founding mission that labour peace is essential to prosperity. Today, the ILO helps advance the creation of decent work and the economic and working conditions that give working people and business people a stake in lasting peace, prosperity and progress. Its tripartite structure provides a unique platform for promoting decent work for all women and men. Its main aims are to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen dialogue on work-related issues.

About ILO in Serbia

The ILO mandate in Serbia is specified by its Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) for Serbia, whose main priority areas are Strengthening capacity of government institutions and the social partners to improve the functioning of the labour market, Increasing employment opportunities and Strengthening social protection systems. The ILO as a tripartite agency work with its tripartite constituents (Ministry of Labour, Employment, Veterans and Social Affairs, the trade unions CATUS and “Nezavisnost”, and Serbian Association of Employers) towards the attainment of the DWCP priority areas in the country.