International Labour Organization


International Labour Organization
noun
the United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor
Hypernyms: ↑United Nations agency, ↑UN agency

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International Labour Organization noun
An agency of the UN, originally founded in 1919 for research and recommendations in labour practices (abbrev ILO)
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