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UNSD - United Nations Statistics Division
|Dates:||November 24-December 5, 2008|
|Deadline:||No deadline is listed.|
|Description:||18th International Conference on Labour Statistics|
|Subject:||The 18th International Conference of Labour Statisticians has been convened by the Governing Body of the International Labour Office in its 300th Session (November 2007) to discuss and adopt international statistical standards on two topics, Child Labour and Working Time. It will also discuss and provide guidelines for future work on (a) the measurement of decent work, (b) indicators of labour underutilization and (c) statistics on volunteer work. In addition, the Conference will examine its functions, organization, frequency, etc. in response to a request for mechanisms for faster adoption of international standards in labour statistics.|