ICA Archives: International Labour Organisation
As the international peak body for labour law regulation, the ILO has and continues to struggle with how to treat self-employed people. By our existence "we" confront the 'worker v bosses' war assumptions. Here's part of the history of the ILO's struggle.
Single solution no solution. The international 'problem' of labour regulation 
International Labour Organisation endorses independent contractors 
‘Dependent contactor’ concept rejected (2006)
International Debates on Regulating Independent Contractors
ILO discussion paper (2005)