Knowledge sharing on two sectors of opportunity and challenge for Sri Lanka's labour force.
Opening address at the Trade Unions and Sustainable Development Goals: A South-South Learning Exchange and Training Workshop
02 December 2019
By Honourable Secretary Ernesto Pernia of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), delivered by Director Mary Anne Darauay at the Sustainable Development Goals: A South-South Learning Exchange and Training Workshop, Makati City, Philippines, 2 December 2019
Message at the Trade Unions and Sustainable Development Goals: A South-South Learning Exchange and Training Workshop
02 December 2019
Delivered on behalf of the United Nations Resident Coordinator in the Philippines by Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines, 2 December 2019, Makati City, Philippines
Tripartite workshop convened by the Ministry of Labour to review and finalise the draft National Occupational Safety and Health Programme, with the technical assistance of the ILO in Colombo on 03 December 2019.
30 September 2019
The Philippines labour inspectorate system faces a number of challenges in providing labour inspection services to the country’s 945,000 registered establishments, covering around 7.8 million workers. A 2009 ILO Technical Audit of the Philippines labour inspectorate system, pointed to some of these challenges which included low coverage due to inadequate number of labour inspectors and limited capacity of labour inspectors in carrying out specialized inspections.
A two day national workshop for the central trade union leaders and representatives to develop a common understanding on the challenges/issues and to develop a work plan under the Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) framework for the period 2019-2022.
20 August 2019
Inaugural address by Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia at the National workshop on World of Work: Issues and Challenges for Trade Unions
The ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives, together with the Ministry of Labour and Trade Union Relations, Department of Labour, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) and trade unions will hold an event on Occupational Safety and Health at work on the 27th of June in Colombo.
Celebration of 65th anniversary of Transport & Dock Workers’ Union, Mumbai and joint action by Trade Union in Mumbai to eliminate violence against women.
16 May 2019
Address by Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Country Office for India and Decent Work Team for South Asia
07 May 2019
The video is an in-depth labour movement coverage in Indonesia by Kompas TV, a leading TV station in Indonesia. The video includes the interview with the ILO’s programme officer, Lusiani Julia and features the role of the ILO on labour and employment issues as well as the 100th anniversary of the ILO this year. The coverage is produced and aired in conjunction with the Labour Day on first of May.