The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Jakarta.
Indonesia's crisis and recovery: the myths and reality
01 May 1999
The first paper in this series begins by setting a wider perspective on the social issues by exploring and demystifying some of the commonly-held myths about the origins and controversies surrounding social impact of the crisis and over important elements of policy approaches for the revival of grwoth based on equity.
Employment services: An introduction guide
01 January 1999
Provides an introduction to the functions and operations of public employment services, identifies the main features of an effective service, and introduces issues of concern for their future development.
Protecting Indonesian migrant workers, with special reference to private agencies and complaints procedures
30 October 1998
The Indonesian Ministry of Manpower (DEPNAKER) expressed interest in ILO assistance in the elaboration of a more protection-oriented strategy regarding the country's citizens working abroad.
Employment challenges of the Indonesian economic crisis
30 June 1998
This study was launched prior to the mid-May riots, following the decision by the UN Country Team Meeting (Jakarta, 6-7 March 1998) to launch a subprogramme on employment strategies as a UN-System response to the present crisis. The study takes into account the conclusions of the High-level Tripartite Meeting on Social Responses to the Financial Crisis in East and South-East Asian Countries convened by the ILO (Bangkok, 22-24 April 1998) which identified sustainable and productive employment creation as one of the main priority areas of action for recovery and take off from the crisis.
01 February 1998
Complete text of the ILO Constitution.
Conducting labour inspection visits - a practical guide
01 January 1998
Highlights issues concerned with improving the quality of inspection work and enhancing the effectiveness of labour inspectorates. It is complemented by a companion guide "Labour inspection policy and planning: a practical guide" (ILO, 1998).
Labour administration: an introduction
01 January 1998
Intended for group training and individual learning, describes the nature and purpose of labour administration. Discusses basic functions, organizational and structural arrangements, resources required, and policy and operational issues.
Effective negotiation: a practical guide
01 January 1997
A practical guide to industrial labour negotiation.
Protection against unjustified dismissal
01 June 1995
International Labour Conference 82nd Session 1995; Report III (Part 4B). Third item on the agenda: Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations. Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (articles 19, 22 and 35 of the Constitution).
Freedom of association and collective bargaining
01 June 1994
International Labour Conference 81st Session 1994; Report III (Part 4B). Third item on the agenda: Information and reports on the application of Conventions and Recommendations. Report of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations (articles 19, 22 and 35 of the Constitution).
Multinationals and employment in Indonesia
01 January 1991
Multinational Enterprises Programme Working Paper No. 67