Short Online Course on “International Labour Standards: how to use them”

Massive Open Online Course on International Labour Standards: How to use them? is open for free enrolment in English versionFrench versionSpanish version

Watch the course trailer here in English French Spanish

What?An online course of the Global Labour University in cooperation with the ILO’s International Training Centre ITC-ILO to learn, discuss and connect with a global community of trade unionists, labour rights activists and scholars on International Labour Standards and how to use them to promote and defend workers’ rights worldwide.
When?You can attend this course and study at your own pace
Where?Wherever you are, all you need is internet connection and eagerness to learn more
For Whom?Trade Unionists, labour activists, labour educators, labour researchers, NGOs, think-tanks, government officials in charge of the sector and everybody else interested in promoting workers’ rights. No prior knowledge on the topic is required.
Costs?Participation in the Audit track is free with full access to all course material and to the course community. You can get a Statement of Participation for 19 € after completing 80% of the course videos and quiz questions.  

In this course, you will learn about:

Chapter 1: Introduction to International Labour Standards (ILS)
Chapter 2: Supervision of International Labour Standards (ILS)
Chapter 3: Freedom of Association, Collective Bargaining and the Right to Strike


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