Informal economy resources

January 2020

  1. Interactions between Workers’ Organizations and Workers in the Informal Economy: A Compendium of Practice

    30 January 2020

    The Compendium of Practice is a compilation of concrete examples, drawn from around the world, showing how trade unions have sought to reach out to workers in the informal economy to reduce the decent work deficits they face and support their transition to formality.

December 2019

  1. Promoting Decent work for invisible workers in South Asia National Consultation

    Sri Lanka national consultation on home based and informal workers in global supply chains

November 2019

  1. Agenda - National Capacity Building and Planning Workshop for stakeholders working with home based workers and informal workers in Supply Chains: Nepal

    25 November 2019

    The two-day workshop was aimed to build capacity, create a common understanding and concertize possible actions on the issue of home workers, home-based workers, and other workers in the informal economy, who are part of global supply chains.

  2. Earthquake victims get gravity-fed water supply in Papua New Guinea

    22 November 2019

    A ILO-Japan funded partnership infrastructure project is helping earthquake-affected communities in the Nipa district to access clean drinking water.

  3. Nepal: National Capacity Building and Planning Workshop for Stakeholders of Home Based Workers and Informal Workers in Supply Chains

    The two-day workshop was aimed to build capacity, create a common understanding and concertize possible actions on the issue of home workers, home-based workers, and other workers in the informal economy, who are part of global supply chains.

August 2019

  1. List of participants

    01 August 2019

  2. Background and programme

    01 August 2019

July 2019

  1. ILO/ASEAN Seminar on The Future of Social Protection

    During the 15th Senior Labour Officials Meeting (15th SLOM), ILO is organising a seminar on July 4 and 5 in collaboration with ASEAN and the Government of Thailand, while inviting senior social security experts of ASEAN tripartite stakeholders.

June 2019

  1. Formal Employment Is Promoted for Inclusive and Diversified Economic Growth in Mongolia

    10 June 2019

    The project, funded from the ILO Regular Budget Supplementary Account, focuses on facilitating progressive transitions from the informal to the formal economy in in Mongolia. The actions under the project will give effect to the ILO’s roadmap for “Effective ILO development cooperation in support of the Sustainable Development Goals” and the ILO Transitions from the Informal Economy to the Formal Economy Recommendation, 2015 (No 204). Further it provides support to the government in addressing the Direct Request of the ILO Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations on Mongolia’s application of the Employment Policy Convention No 122.

  2. List of participants

    01 June 2019