Decent Work

The goal of the ILO is not just the creation of jobs, but the creation of jobs of acceptable quality.The quantity of employment cannot be divorced from its quality. The need today is to devise social and economic systems,which ensure basic security and employment while remaining capable of adaptation to rapidly changing circumstances in a highly competitie global market. Decent work means productive work in which rights are protected, which gencerates an adequate income, with adequate social protection. lt also means sufficient work, in the sense that all should have full access to income-earning opportunintes.