The International Labour Organization (ILO) is to publish the World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO) – Trends for Women 2017.

The new report will be released on Wednesday, 14 June. It will provide figures and analysis on women in the labour market, including the huge economic benefits that could be made by closing gender gaps.

The report and all associated material and information are under strict embargo until 20:00 GMT (22:00 CET time) on Wednesday, 14 June.

Embargoed electronic copies of the report, and associated media material will be made available to journalists upon request, starting on the morning of Wednesday, 14 June, by contacting [email protected] .

For Geneva correspondents: A press briefing by ILO Deputy Director-General for Policy, Deborah Greenfield, will be held, under embargo, on Wednesday, 14 June at 10:00 a.m. in press room 3 at the Palais des Nations. They will receive the embargoed report automatically as soon as it becomes available.

Interviews by print, web or broadcast media can be scheduled via the ILO Department of Communication: [email protected] , +4122/799-7912.

Broadcast coverage of the press conference will be made available for broadcasters upon request. The ILO TV studio and ISDN line may be booked for broadcasters wishing to interview the authors. Please contact the ILO Multimedia Unit on +4122/799-7935 or by email: [email protected] .