Lecture Series: Issues in Asia and the International Labour Organization

story from Tokyo Development Learning Center All sessions are from 18:00 to 20:00pm Japan Standard Time
Thursday, October 29, 2009 - Thursday, January 7, 2010

International Labour Organization (ILO), Aoyama Gakuin University and TDLC will hold six lecture sessions by field experts on “Issues in Asia and International Labour Organization” via videoconference.


Shagun Mehrotra/World Bank

International Labour Organization Office in Japan
Aoyama Gakuin University
Tokyo Development Learning Center

Date and Time:

Session 1—October 29, 2009   (Thur)
Session 2—November 5, 2009 (Thur)
Session 3—November 12, 2009 (Thur)
Session 4—November 19, 2009 (Thur)
Session 5—December 3, 2009 (Thur)
Session 6—January 7, 2010 (Thur)

All sessions are from 18:00 to 20:00pm Japan Standard Time

Session Description:

1st Session

International Labour Standards and their Supervisory Machinery
Mr. Shingo Miyake (Legal Officer on International Labour Standards, NORMES, ILO Geneva)

2nd Session

ILO’s Challenges in Asia
Mr. Kee Beom Kim (Labour Economist, Regional Economic and Social Analyst Unit, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific)

3rd Session

Child Labour
Ms. Yoshie Noguchi (Senior Legal Officer, IPEC: International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour, ILO Geneva)

4th Session

ILO’s Technical Cooperation Activity focused on Occupational Safety and Health
Mr. Tsuyoshi Kawakami (Specialist on Occupational Safety and Health, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific)

5th Session

Gender Equality
Mr. Raphael Crowe (Senior Gender Specialist, ILO Bureau for Gender Equality, ILO Geneva)

6th Session

ILO’s Crisis Response and Restoration / Reconstruction Activity including Experiences in Aceh, etc.
Mr. Alfredo Lazarte-Hoyle (Director, Programme on Crisis Response and Reconstruction -ILO/CRISIS)


Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC)
10F, Fukoku Seimei Building, 2-2-2 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo,




  Japanese and English


  30 people (registration will be closed after capacity is reached) 


Advance registration required

You can attend any combination of sessions or all four sessions.

Please indicate your name, organization, telephone number, e-mail address and which session you wish to attend by using the form below or by FAX (03-3597-9161).

We look forward to your participation!

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