The Republic of Maldives has become the 183rd member State of the ILO, the United Nations agency that deals with work and workplace issues.
South Asia could end poverty in a generation, but only if economic development is accompanied by inclusive labour market policies, according to a new report by the ILO.
South Asia shows significant progress in productivity and working poverty, but low female labour force participation misses productivity potential
ILO releases Global Employment Trends 2007: South Asia faces growing gender unemployment gap & challenge of creating jobs.
The number of people unemployed worldwide remained at an historic high in 2006, despite strong global economic growth