Labour migration resources

  1. Regional Training course on international migration for trade union

    The objective of this collaboration with the ILO International Training Center in Turin is to develop and implement a 5 days training course for Indian trade union leaders on international labour migration and its challenges and opportunities as well as to highlight international trade union solidarity around the issue of migration.

  2. Regional knowledge sharing mission on Nursing Education and Practice (Philippines, India and Viet Nam)

    The objective of this knowledge sharing mission is to enhance the respective expertise of the education authorities of the three participation countries on their respective strategies toward quality nursing education through the sharing of experiences, policies and programmes.

  3. Regional Exchanges of Good Practices in Nursing Education and Practice - India, Philippines, Vietnam under DWAB Project

  4. Tale of a Journey - Official Film Teaser

    12 May 2014

    Tale of a Journey features the experience of Filipino migrant health workers in Finland as it also brings in the perspective of sending and receiving countries. Government, employers and workers share their insights for a more balanced view of migration. The film is produced by the ILO Decent Work across Borders: A Pilot project for Migrant Health Professionals and Skilled Workers, with funding support from the European Union and in partnership with the Asia Pacific Film Institute.

  5. Background note, agenda, list of participants

    09 May 2014

    Experts Meeting on the Labour Market Challenges in an Integrated ASEAN Economy, The Royale Chulan Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9 May 2014

  6. Seasonal work brings year-round benefits

    02 May 2014

    A new harvest is ready, and Celestine Aisa Maino, a seasonal worker from Papua New Guinea, has just embarked on her latest overseas journey. Working on a large Australian fruit farm gives her more income, and an ILO project helps her to use it to build a brighter future for her and her family.

  7. Asia-Pacific migration publications

    30 April 2014

  8. ASEAN Labour Inspection Conference 2014

    It is the succeeding event to three previous conferences that tackled and provided recommendations on national and ASEAN-level issues which included developing new methods and tools for improving labour inspection effectiveness, strengthening enforcement of national safety and health laws, and concerns surrounding labour migration, child labour, and the agricultural sector.

  9. Civil Society Forum on ILO Domestic Workers' Convention, 2011 (No.189) 1-2 July 2014, Manila, Philippines

    The increasing participation of national workers in the formal sectors of the economy generates the necessity to hire foreign workers to perform domestic chores.

  10. Meeting of Focal Specialists on International Labour Migration Statistics in ASEAN, Pattaya, 27 June 2014

    The ILO’s ASEAN TRIANGLE Project recently developed the International Labour Migration Statistics (ILMS) Database to gather statistical information on migrant workers in the ten ASEAN member states, including a range of previously unpublished sources.