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Home > Photo Report > From 4 to 7 December 2011, the gInternational Labour Organization (ILO)fs 15th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meetingh was held at the Kyoto International Conference Center (in Kyoto City).

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From 4 to 7 December 2011, the gInternational Labour Organization (ILO)fs 15th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meetingh was held at the Kyoto International Conference Center (in Kyoto City).

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December 4, 2011
Kyoto International Conference Center (in Kyoto City)
gThe 15th ILO Asia and the Pacific Regional Meetingh was attended by Ms. Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, and discussed Decent Work.

ILO held the 15th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting from December 4 (afternoon) to 7, 2011 in Kyoto City and enjoyed the participation of over 400 representatives from governments, workers, and employers in each country. Ms. Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, chaired its Opening Session, during which Mr. Yoshihiko Noda, Prime Minister of Japan, made a special address. During the Meeting, the Government of Japan hosted a Special Session on "Natural Disaster Response with a Central Focus on Employment Policy". Senior Vice Minister Yoshio Maki, as chairperson, led the discussion on each countryfs experiences in emergency response and put together Lessons Learned on Employment Policy towards Natural Disaster Response at the end.
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Ms. Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, chairing proceedings

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Ms. Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, holding a press conference at the conference site after Day 1.

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Ms. Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare holding a bilateral meeting with ILO Director-General, Mr. Juan Somavia (second from front row left)

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Mr. Yoshio Maki, Senior Vice Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, explaining Japanfs measures on employment and labor in response to the Great East Japan Earthquake, during the Special Session hosted by the Government of Japan

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Mr. Yoshio Maki, Senior Vice Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare, exchanging views on employment policies in response to natural disasters, during the Special Session hosted by the Government of Japan

Home > Photo Report > From 4 to 7 December 2011, the gInternational Labour Organization (ILO)fs 15th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meetingh was held at the Kyoto International Conference Center (in Kyoto City).