Workshop "Towards a Stronger Coordination Between Education and Labor in the Americas"

The Intersectoral Workshop that took place on May 4-5 focused on increasing knowledge and strengthening the capacities of the Ministries of Labor and Education to move towards greater intersectoral coordination, especially around national and regional qualifications frameworks. 

6th Gender Dialogue among Ministries of Labor: Towards paid domestic work with rights

The objective of this hemispheric event that took place within the framework of the RIAL/GENDER was to share advancements and strategies, as well as identify lessons learned and policy recommendations, to guarantee compliance with labor legislation and respect for fundamental rights and principles in paid domestic work.


The 16th RIAL Call for Proposals for Bilateral Cooperation was open from January 20 to March 10, 2023. During this time, the Technical Secretariat received 59 proposals between 16 Ministries of Labor of the region. As of now, the results of the Call are in. Congratulations to the selected Ministries!

RIAL Workshop on "Social Dialogue for a rights-based transition from informal to formal employment"

The RIAL Workshop focused on the exchange and analysis of policies to improve social protection coverage and promote productivity to achieve, through social dialogue mechanisms, the transition from informal to formal employment. 

Impact and Testimonials

The OAS does an excellent job in promoting this type of exchanges, since through them, the Ministries of Labor can learn from innovative experiences that can be taken as a reference in the creation and development of new programs, services, policies, among others"

Ministry of Labor and Social Prevision, El Salvador 

August 2018