Employment Policy Convention, 1964

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Employment Policy Convention, 1964
ILO Convention
Date of adoption 9 July 1964
Date in force 15 July 1966
Classification Employment Policy
Subject Employment policy and Promotion
Previous Employment Injury Benefits Convention, 1964
Next Minimum Age (Underground Work) Convention, 1965

Employment Policy Convention, 1964 is an International Labour Organization convention.

It was established in 1964, with the preamble stating:

Considering that the Declaration of Philadelphia recognises the solemn obligation of the International Labour Organisation to further among the nations of the world programmes which will achieve full employment and the raising of standards of living, and that the Preamble to the Constitution of the International Labour Organisation provides for the prevention of unemployment and the provision of an adequate living wage,...


As of May 2016, the convention has been ratified by 111 states.

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