Labour migration resources

  1. Monitoring and evaluation guide for migrant worker resource centre

    27 August 2014

    This guide documents monitoring and evaluation strategies that have proven successful for the migrant worker resource centres operating under the ILO GMS TRIANGLE project.

  2. Biennium Report: Asia-Pacific Labour Migration Programme

    25 August 2014

    This report outlines the results and highlights from 2012-2013 of the ILO Asia-Pacific labour migration programme to protect women and men migrant workers and promote effective governance of labour migration.

  3. Study Visit of Thai Trade Union Representatives to Indonesia on Protection of Migrant Workers

    The visit is the first step in the efforts to strengthen the cooperation between trade unions in Indonesia and in Thailand, the ILO-IPEC Shrimp Project and ILO ASEAN Triangle Projects have planned to organize a study visit of representatives of Thai trade unions to Indonesia to exchange information and learn from experiences and good practices with a focus on shrimp and seafood industry.

  4. Carol Roth's advice to young entrepreneurs

    20 August 2014

    This short video shows Business strategist, TV commentator and best-selling author, Carol Roth shares tips and advice on starting successful businesses and minimizing risks. Sharp and straight-forward, she voices her views on youth employment and small business development on the APYouthNet talk show.

  5. The Joint ILO-UN Women Regional Workshop on Effective Social and Economic Reintegration of Women Migrant Workers

    The Joint ILO-UN Women Regional Workshop on Effective Social and Economic Reintegration of Women Migrant Workers was held on the 19 – 21st August 2014 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The regional workshop was held with the aim to identify, document and share good practices in the reintegration services and programs for returning women migrant workers, which effectively foster both their social and economic integration.

  6. Good practices on the role of trade unions in protecting and promoting the rights of migrant workers in Asia

    18 August 2014

    This report documents selected good practices of trade union actions taken place in Cambodia, Hong Kong (China), Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Republic of Korea, Taiwan, China, Thailand, and Viet Nam.

  7. Task Force on ASEAN Migrant Workers: Post-6th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour GMS Consultation on good practice to improve Complaint Mechanism, 15-16 August 2014, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

    The TFAMW organized the GMS consultation to review, discuss and exchange good practices among civil society stakeholders on ways to effective implement and improve existing complaint mechanisms. The GMS Consultation Workshop facilitated the documentation of forms and procedures in use to file complaints, claims and appeals against abuses and discrimination during the full cycle of migration. The full cycle of migration includes pre-departure – recruitment agencies, training, fees paid for the legal processing to work overseas; post-arrival – working and living conditions, terms of employment, and returning – unfair dismissals, non-payment of due wages and other claims.

  8. Remittance services in the Republic of Korea

    15 August 2014

    This study focuses on remittance channels and services in the Republic of Korea and their associated cost, accessibility, reliability, speed, and transparency.

  9. Journalists share experience in communicating labour migration

    04 August 2014

    The two-day event aims to promote safe labour migration through sharing journalists’ experience and skills in reporting the issues.

  10. Travel smart - Work smart: A guide for migrant workers in Malaysia

    04 August 2014

    The information in this booklet can help you feel more secure, work safely and profitably, and avoid exploitation and abuse.