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Leadership - Global Fairness Initiative
Ms. Tramontano also currently serves as Senior Advisor to Juan Somavia, Director General of the International Labor Organization in Geneva, is on the Board of the Fair Labor Association (FLA) and the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) and is an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law School.
Liberty News Article Environment News Civil Liberty Action Alerts Environment February 2009
We are facing "a global jobs crisis", said Juan Somavia, head of the ILO.
Origins and history
Juan Somavia, Director-General
The ILO has made signal contributions to the world of work from its early days.
On 4 March 1999, Juan Somavia
of Chile took over as Director General.
emphasized the importance of making decent work a strategic international goal and promoting a fair globalization.
He also underlined work as an instrument of poverty alleviation and ILO's role in helping to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, including cutting world poverty in half by 2015.
Soft Skills - Dr.G.John
Director-General, International Labour Organisation.
"This is great news for the world's more than 1.2 million seafarers," said ILO Director General Juan Somavia.
"This is a remarkable achievement," Somavia