Labour migration resources

June 2022

  1. TRIANGLE in ASEAN products

    29 June 2022

    In addition to the research products and publications, TRIANGLE in ASEAN produces and support the development of products on key labour migration issues within South-East Asia.

  2. Protecting and promoting migrant workers' rights through enhanced engagement by state officials, trade union members, and civil society partners in national, regional and international labour migration processes

    29 June 2022

    The ILO in Sri Lanka through its Safe Labour Migration Project (Phase IV) supported by the Government of Switzerland, is collaborating with HELVETAS to capacitate state officials, trade unionists, and civil society partners engaged in migrant rights protection.

  3. National Consultation: Role of intermediaries /subagents in the foreign employment recruitment process

    27 June 2022

    A national Consultation hosted by International Labour Organization (ILO) on” Role of intermediaries /subagents in the foreign employment recruitment process” at Islamabad, Pakistan to propose a set of policy recommendations including endorsement of national emigration and welfare labour policy

  4. Trade union-led Migrant Worker Resource Centres in ASEAN and Jordan: Case studies for protecting and organizing migrant workers

    22 June 2022

    This paper features good approaches and innovations by trade union MRCs in five Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Cambodia, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia and Thailand) as well as in Jordan. It highlights how the MRCs are useful and effective avenues in protecting the rights of migrant workers and eventually helping trade unions to organize them. The examples introduced in this paper can be replicated by trade unions that intend to launch campaigns to organize migrant workers.

  5. Opening address at the webinar on Online Filipino Worker: An introduction to opportunities for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in the digital economy

    21 June 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the webinar on Online Filipino Worker: An introduction to opportunities for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in the digital economy, 21 June 2022, Manila, Philippines

  6. TRIANGLE in ASEAN Newsletter

    16 June 2022

  7. News and updates

    16 June 2022

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN delivers technical assistance and support with the overall goal of maximizing the contribution of labour migration to equitable, inclusive and stable growth in ASEAN. See below a compilation of the latest programme news and updates.

  8. Call for Expression of Interest: Consultant for Capacity-Building of Local Service Providers and Strengthening of Migration Services and Programmes in Region VI

    15 June 2022

    The Safe and Fair: Realizing Women Migrant Workers’ Rights and Opportunities in the ASEAN Region (Safe and Fair Programme) and Bridging Recruitment to Reintegration in Migration Governance: Philippines (BRIDGE Programme) are seeking a Consultant for the capacity-building of local service providers and strengthening of migration services and programmes in Region VI.

  9. Ship to Shore Rights South East Asia: Gender equality and women’s empowerment strategy

    09 June 2022

    This report sets out the Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment Strategy for the Ship to Shore Rights South East Asia programme, which aims to increase the visibility of gender inequality within the fishing and seafood processing sectors and reset it through a gender transformative approach.

  10. Seasonal worker schemes in the Pacific through the lens of international human rights and labour standards: Technical report

    07 June 2022

    The technical report reviews Australia's Seasonal Worker Programme (SWP) and New Zealand's Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme through the lens of international human rights and labour standards. The technical report follows a summary report that was published in December 2021.