Singapore resources

December 2020

  1. Mobile women and mobile phones: Women migrant workers’ use of information and communication technologies in ASEAN

    The joint ILO-UN Women Safe and Fair Programme: Realizing women migrant workers’ rights and opportunities in the ASEAN region (part of the multi-year EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls) undertook a qualitative study involving potential and returned women migrant workers in four countries of origin in the ASEAN region – Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, and the Philippines. The study covers intra-ASEAN labour migration, including women who intended to migrate to, or had just returned from, Malaysia, Singapore, or Thailand. The study provides insight into women migrant workers’ use of mobile phones, and how women migrant workers could access more accurate information throughout the migration process and increase their connections with peers.

  2. Virtual technical discussion on the mutual recognition of skills on Building Electrical Wiring: A collaboration between Thailand and Cambodia

    1 - 3 December 2020

    ILO, through the ILO/Korea Partnership Programme, and in collaboration with Cambodia's Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training and Thailand's Ministry of Labour, organized an online technical discussion on the mutual recognition of skills for Building Electrial Wiring Level 1. This effort attends to moving towrds the mutual recognition of skills in ASEAN.

November 2020

  1. Recommendations of the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML)

    These are the recommendations of the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labor, held at Ha Noi, Viet Nam and Virtual on 10 and 12 November 2020.

  2. Recommendations of the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour

    These are the recommendations of the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour, held at Ha Noi, Viet Nam and Virtual on 10 and 12 November 2020.

October 2020

  1. Recording - Report Launch: Regional Study on Green Jobs Policy Readiness in ASEAN

    Recording of ASEAN Green Jobs Policy Readiness Report Launch event held as part of Asia Pacific Climate Week 2021

September 2020

  1. Sixth Technical Meeting of Focal Specialists on International Labour Migration Statistics in ASEAN

    17 September 2020

    This meeting discusses international labour migration data statistics and brings together representatives from national governments, the ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Statistics, and ILO.

  2. Familiar strangers

    The negative attitudes towards migrant workers can be eliminated by social inclusion, interaction with migrant workers, and engagement with migrant communities. It's time to appreciate and come to understand migrant workers. We are all equal.

  3. International Conference to Commemorate International Migrants Day

    10 - 12 November 2020

    The Asian Research Center for Migration (ARCM) at the institute of Asian Studies (IAS), Chulalongkorn University is organising its annual international conference to commemorate International Migrants Day on the 17th December 2020. This year’s theme examines the impacts of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic on migration, mobility and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Thailand, ASEAN and beyond.

  4. National Tripartite Preparatory Workshops for the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour

    14 September - 4 November 2020

    National tripartite preparatory workshops for the 13th AFML will be held in several ASEAN Member States to take stock on the progress of stakeholders in implementing the previous AFML recommendations and to discuss the themes of the 13th AFML.

  5. 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour

    10 - 12 November 2020