Workers and Employers Organizations resources

October 2018

  1. Time is now: Recognize, value, and support women in the world of work

    28 October 2018

    ILO India, Director, Dagmar Walter speaks at All India Working Women Forum’s third national convention

  2. EU, ILO and UN Women work to promote women migrant workers’ right to organize in workplaces and communities

    12 October 2018

    The European Union (EU), International Labour Organization (ILO) and UN Women held a regional planning meeting to identify challenge and share good practices promoting Women Migrant Workers’ Rights through Organizing initiatives in ASEAN countries.

  3. ILO to strengthen natural disaster resilience of communities

    The ILO Country office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives will be hosting a National Project Briefing on the pilot project on flood and drought resilience in Ratnapura, Kaluthara, and Kilinochchi districts under its flagship programme "Jobs for Peace and Resilience".

  4. National Multi-sector Policy Forum on Labour Migration

    02 October 2018

    By Ms Simrin Singh, Director, ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives

September 2018

  1. “Towards a National OSH Programme for Sri Lanka”

    National Tripartite Workshop on Development of National Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Programme of Sri Lanka

  2. The Future of Work in Sri Lanka

    The first meeting of the Technology Foresight Group on the Future of Work in Sri Lanka, will be held on September 7th (Friday), 2018 at Movenpick Hotel, Colombo.

  3. Joining forces to promote inclusive growth for conflict-affected communities in Sri-Lanka

    05 September 2018

    ILO flagship project “LEED+” (Local Empowerment through Economic Development and Reconciliation) to be scaled up with the support of Australia and Norway.

August 2018

  1. Official launch of Local Empowerment through Economic Development and Reconciliation Project

    The ILO, together with the Embassies of Australia and Norway, and the Government of Sri Lanka, is launching the next phase of the Local Empowerment through Economic Development and Reconciliation project

  2. Philippines hosts trade union regional forum on decent work for peace and resilience

    21 August 2018

    International Labour Organization (ILO) estimates revealed that around 1.5 billion people live in countries experiencing situations of fragility and armed violence, and another 200 million people are affected by slow or sudden onset of disasters. In the Asia-Pacific region, about 93 per cent of people in extreme poverty live in countries that are environmentally vulnerable, politically fragile or both. Trade unions are expected to play a key role to address conflicts and disasters in the region.

  3. Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience

    21 August 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience, Manila, Philippines, 21 August 2018