News and articles

2022

  1. Migrant workers

    Australian Ambassador to ASEAN meets migrant workers and support providers in Cambodia

    02 October 2022,

    Australian Ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) visited a Migrant Resource Centre (MRC), supported by the TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, in Prey Veng, Cambodia to speak with migrant workers and the organizations providing them with support services.

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    Responsible supply chains

    ILO welcomes launch of Japan guidelines on human rights in supply chains

    30 September 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

    New Government of Japan guidelines to help strengthen labour practices of Japanese business and support sustainability and resilience throughout supply and value chains.

  3. Press Release

    Government of Vanuatu commits to development of the first National Employment Policy

    29 September 2022, Port Vila, Vanuatu

    Promoting Economic Diversification and Environmental Sustainability

  4. Post-disaster recovery

    3.6 million jobs may have been affected by the floods in Pakistan

    28 September 2022, Islamabad, Pakistan

    2.36 to 3.6 million jobs may have been lost and/or disrupted as a result of the worst ever floods in the history of Pakistan that devastated more than 84 districts of Pakistan, the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and HRD briefed the media on initial estimates calculated by the ILO.

  5. News

    ECOT and the ILO organizes trainings for small business owners to look to the (digital) future

    28 September 2022,

    In the final training organized jointly by the Employers Confederation of Thailand and the ILO’s Rebuilding Better Project, small business owners developed strategies to leverage digital marketing channels and tools to thrive online.

  6. #RatifyC190

    Indonesian workers are still vulnerable to violence and harassment at work

    27 September 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO in collaboration with the Never Okay Project are launching findings of a workers’ survey on violence and harassment at work. The survey is part of the effort to create a world of work, free from all types of violence and harassment in Indonesia.

  7. International Journal of Labour Research

    Unions must work together and find ways to organize new forms of work

    26 September 2022,

    Trade unions need to strengthen their unity, attract more young people and organize workers in the digital economy, according to a new report.

  8. Press release

    Workers and Employers in Korangi Creek Industrial Park (Special Economic Zone) covered under labour laws

    23 September 2022, Karachi, Pakistan

    Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development organized an awareness raising seminar in Karachi to inform workers and employers on their rights and obligations under labour laws applicable in Special Economic Zones (SEZs).

  9. Workers’ accommodation

    Focus group discussion with employers in agriculture and construction sectors on workers’ accommodation

    23 September 2022, Chonburi, Thailand

    Employers in agriculture and construction sectors to provide better accommodation for women migrant workers in Thailand, ensuring the accommodation free from violence and harassment.

  10. Press release

    Workers and Employers in Karachi Export Processing Zone are protected by labour laws

    22 September 2022, Karachi, Pakistan

    Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development organized an awareness raising seminar in Karachi to inform workers and employers on their rights and obligations under labour laws applicable in Export Processing Zones (EPZs).