Resource library

Publications & Technical tools

  1. International Journal of Labour Research

    Trade Union Revitalization: Organizing new forms of work including platform workers

    26 September 2022

    The 2022 edition of the International Journal of Labour Research comes at a critical time, marked both by multidimensional crises affecting many countries around the world and by a surge in the attraction and influence of trade unions in responding to these crises. This year edition highlights the experiences of trade union revitalization worldwide with an emphasis on trade union unity and cooperation and the challenge of organizing new forms of work including platforms workers where young people are over-represented.

  2. Green recovery with jobs through employment policies

    Guidelines for shaping employment policies that support a green recovery and a just transition

    30 August 2022

    Theses Guidelines assist ILO constituents and supporting technical specialists to design and implement employment policies that enhance a green recovery from the Covid-19 crisis and also contribute to a just transition over the long term

Training materials

  1. Instructional material

    New ILO Curriculum on Building Modern and Effective Labour Inspection Systems

    21 September 2022

  2. Instructional material

    On-line Training of Trainers course on PDP II (27 June to 29 July 2022)

    28 March 2022

    This TOT Course in PDP 2 aims at familiarizing participants in PDP 2 Units and qualifying participants as ILO PDP Instructors. Successful participants in the TOT Course are deemed qualified to teach PDP Units and overtime, and may be qualified by the appropriate National / Organization / Institutional Authority to become Chief Instructor to design and develop further PDP Units and to conduct the TOT Course.

Promotional materials

  1. Publication

    Developing a National GHS Implementation Strategy

    19 July 2022

    A Guidance Document to support implementation of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

  2. Publication

    A safe and healthy working environment is a fundamental principle and right at work

    08 July 2022

    At its 110th Session in June 2022, the International Labour Conference recognized “a safe and healthy working environment” as a fundamental principle and right at work and designated the Occupational Safety and Health Convention, 1981 (No. 155) and the Promotional Framework for Occupational Safety and Health Convention, 2006 (No. 187) as fundamental Conventions.