International Labour Organization (ILO)

The International Labour Organization (established  in 1919) is an agency of the United Nations that deals with labour issues pertaining to international labour standards and decent work for all.Its headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland. Its secretariat — the people who are employed by it throughout the world — is known as the International Labour Office. The organization received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1969. It has no power to impose any sanctions on governments. As of 2012, the ILO has 184 member countries.

India, a Founding Member of the ILO, has been a permanent member of the ILO Governing Body since 1922. The first ILO Office in India started in 1928.

For more details go to the following link:

http://www.ilo.org/global/about-the-ilo/lang–en/index.htm

For details on Publications go to the following link:

http://www.ilo.org/global/publications/lang–en/index.htm

For India page go to the following link:

http://www.ilo.org/newdelhi/aboutus/WCMS_166809/lang–en/index.htm