India assumes Chairmanship of ILO Governing Body {Can be asked in IBPS AFO, NABARD, IFFCO AGT, JRF, SRF}

 Recent Agri Current affair News 

  • After 35 years, India has assumed the Chairmanship of the Governing Body of International Labour Organization (ILO).
  • Labour & Employment Secretary Apurva Chandra has been elected as the Chairperson for the period October 2020-June 2021.
  • Functions of ILO :
    • It takes decisions on ILO policy
    • It decides the agenda of the International Labour Conference (ILC) 
    • It adopts the draft programme and budget
    • It elects the Director-General
                                                                    Apurva Chandra