Labour migration resources

  1. Exposure visit to Nepal to study migrant worker resource centre operations and regulations

    The ILO EU-funded South Asia Labour Migration Governance (SALM) project conducted a three-day study visit for staff of Migrant Resource Centres (MRCs) of Islamabad and Lahore to Nepal from 15 to 17 August, 2016. The main objective of the visit was to understand and learn in depth the structure, daily operation, service delivery and outreach work of four models of MRCs operational in Nepal.

  2. The National Tripartite Preparatory Meeting for the 9th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML)

    The 9th AFML will carry the overall theme: “Better Quality of Life for ASEAN Migrant Workers through Strengthened Social Protection”.

  3. Call for proposals: Assessment of the Labor Law Compliance Officers' competency standards and training needs requirements on occupational safety and health

    11 August 2016

    The overall purpose of the assessment is to ensure that Labor Law Compliance Officers are equipped with the necessary competencies to perform their OSH inspection mandate. The Terms of Reference (TOR) for the study can be downloaded by clicking on the following document.

  4. Terms of Reference for Independent midterm evaluation on Work in Freedom (ILO Partnership Programme of Fair Recruitment and Decent Work for Women Migrant Workers in South Asia and the Middle East)

    09 August 2016

  5. Call for expression of interest - National Consultant (Nepal) for ILO evaluation consultancy: Independent midterm evaluation

    09 August 2016

    National Consultant (Nepal) for ILO evaluation consultancy: Independent midterm evaluation of ILO project on "Work in Freedom (ILO Partnership Programme of Fair Recruitment and Decent Work for Women Migrant Workers in South Asia and the Middle East)" (WIF Programme)

  6. How ILO helps Chinese migrants work abroad safely

    09 August 2016

  7. © A. Dow / ILO 2018

    ILO launches a new project for fair recruitment in Philippines

    03 August 2016

    A new ILO initiative aims to protect workers travelling abroad from unfair and deceptive hiring practices.

  8. Two Days Training Workshop on "Way-Forward for Coordinated Social Protection System: One Window Operation"

    A Two Days Training Workshop on "Way-Forward for Coordinated Social Protection System: One Window Operation" has been scheduled for Social Partners (Employers' Federation, Workers' Federation, and Government-Labor Department), National, Provincial and District level Social Protection Agencies/Departments/Line Departments/UN/ and Technical Cooperation Agencies (public and private). The training will be facilitated by Ms. Valérie Schmitt (Chief, Social Policy, Governance and Standards Branch, ILO HQ in Geneva) and Mr. Thibault Van Langenhove (Social Protection Policy Officer, ILO HQ in Geneva). Main objectives of the training are, to build capacities around the concept of One Window Operation (OWO) in Pakistan, Agee on the different options on the broad design of the OWO mechanism, define and analyze the allied roles and responsibilities. The training workshop will also consider to identify main activities for pilot implementation of the OWO in Pakistan.

  9. Towards Decent Work – Workers take action

    02 August 2016

    Nearly 92 per cent of the Indian labour force is employed in the informal economy. It is crucial that workers learn about their rights so as to protect themselves from exploitation. However, for the future of work in India -- formalization is the step in right direction.

  10. Agenda of the First Task Force Meeting of the Combatting Unacceptable Forms of Work in the Thai Fishing and Seafood Industry Project funded by the European Union (EU)

    29 July 2016

    Agenda of the First Task Force Meeting of the Combatting Unacceptable Forms of Work in the Thai Fishing and Seafood Industry Project funded by the European Union (EU), 29 July 2016, Bangkok, Thailand