Q. With reference to International Labour Organization (ILO) consider the following statements:
1.It is an independent non-profit organization that aims at providing financial assistance and employment opportunities to the developing nations.
2.The standards set by ILO is non-binding in nature.
3.India is a founding and a permanent member of ILO.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1 is incorrect. ILO is a United Nations agency whose mandate is to advance social and economic justice by setting international labour standards.

Statement 2 and 3 are correct. The standards set by ILO is non-binding in nature. India is a founding and a permanent member of ILO.

Source: The Hindu