Manuela Tomei

Manuela Tomei

Director of the Department on Conditions of Work and Equality (WORKQUALITY) at ILO


Director of the Department of Working Conditions and Equal Opportunities of the International Labour Office (ILO) since 2013.

She has held various positions within the same organisation and has been the coordinator of the work that led to the adoption of Convention 190 of 2019 on violence and harassment in the world of work and Convention 189 of 2011 on working conditions domestic.

With UN Women and OECD founded the Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) launched at the United Nations General Assembly in September 2017 to achieve Objective 5 on gender equality among sustainable development objectives in the United Nations Agenda.

She is the author of reports and policy advice on discrimination, gender, poverty and work.