ILO Global Media Rivals on Labour Migration and Fair Recruitment 2018


Due Date: October 31,2018

ILO invites applications for the 2018 Worldwide Media Rivals on Labour Migration and Fair Recruitment. The International Labour Business (ILO) has really presented the Fourth global media rivals to acknowledge exceptional media security on labour migration. The around the world rivals concentrates on encouraging quality reporting on labour migration and recruitment of migrant staff members.
The 2018 Worldwide Media Rivals on Labour Migration will be contributing to the UN TOGETHER job which has the function of encouraging global action in promoting non-discrimination and taking care of the concern of increasing xenophobia versus refugees and migrants. All 193 Member States of the United Nations have really dedicated to performing the TOGETHER Task which will add till conclusion of 2018, when the UNGA is prepared for to welcome the Worldwide Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regimen Migration and the Worldwide Compact for Refugees.
Thematic Areas.
Entries sent out should address either amongst the following 2 thematic places:.

Labour migration components( migrant staff members’ contribution to the social and monetary improvement of native lands and place, the defense of their labour rights, the recommendation of their capabilities, their labour market mix, their social defense, migrant staff members in an irregular scenario, their working conditions (specifically their incomes, working time and occupational security and health, migrant staff members in the casual economy, their trade union rights, needed labour, kid labour, and trafficking situations); or.

Fair recruitment of migrant staff members. Press reporters are extremely encouraged to produce entries that clarified the realities of treatments of recruitment of migrant staff members together with on the beneficial components of affordable and transparent recruitment practices.


An overall of 4 winners (one per category, per thematic place) will get $1,000 USD each. Winning entries will be consisted of on ILO website and thoroughly promoted as an example of fantastic journalism.

Open to Expert press reporters and expert photographers.
Refugees and displaced people, where they are utilized as staff members outside their own countries, are considered migrant staff members. As such, submissions covering around the world migrant staff members and refugees (participating in labour markets outside their own countries) will be accepted.

Examining Requirements.


Professional press reporters and expert photographers are invited to send out an optimum of 2 entries, to any of the following 2 categories:.

Media reports (online, print posts and radio production).
Image essay/multimedia.

Articles should not exceed 8000 words and radio production should not be longer than 10 minutes. For the photo essay/multimedia category, journalists/photographers may send as much as 3 images in addition to a caption. Submissions need to have been launched between 1 June 2017 and 31 October 2018 to accredit.

Entries are accepted in 3 languages: English, French, and Spanish. Entries in other languages will be accepted provided that the prospect supplies a faithful translation in amongst the 3 languages gone over above.
Winners will be officially exposed on 18 December to mark International Migrants Day.

For more questions, please contact:[email protected]

To obtain in the rivals, please fill in the online entry kind.

For extra info, see ILO Global Media Rivals.