Korea resources

June 2019

  1. An aging Asia increases the demand for domestic workers. But what about their rights?

    Mr. Nilim Baruah, International Labour Organization’s Regional Migration Specialist for Asia and the Pacific, reviews progress on migrant domestic workers’ rights in Asia.

March 2019

  1. ILO/Korea Training Wokrshop on Employment Injury Insurance (EII): Capacity building on EII Policy and Administration

    4 - 8 March 2019

February 2019

  1. 2019 ILO/Korea Executive Committee Meeting

    25 - 28 February 2019

  2. Access to the labour market for admitted migrant workers in Asia and related corridors

    This publication aims to help policy makers and stakeholders develop informed strategies and programmes supporting greater flexibility and decent work for migrant workers while enhancing labour market efficiency and labour migration governance.

January 2019

  1. ILO/Korea Partnership Programme: A combination of ILO and Korean experiences

    The collaboration between ILO and Republic of Korea enters its 15th year with ongoing contributions to Decent Work outcomes in Asia and the Pacific since 2003.

April 2018

  1. What skills are most needed for the future of work?

    The key is to have a solid literacy foundation and adaptability for ever changing labour market by practicing lifelong learning. On the other hand, skills providers should adopt industry-led approach to develop skills provision programmes. The government, employers’ and workers’ organizations should work together to address the challenges on the path to the future of work.

  2. Employment and environmental sustainability in Korea

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

September 2017

  1. Asia-Pacific Labour Market Update, September 2017

    The Asia-Pacific Labour Market Update September 2017 provides a snapshot of recent labour market trends for a number of economies in the Asia-Pacific region, based on official data available as of August 2017, with special focus on trends in casual work.

  2. Republic of Korea-ILO Cooperation

    Fact-Sheet, September 2017

August 2017

  1. Decent work for domestic workers: eight good practices from Asia

    The eight good practices demonstrate successful initiatives to combat child labour in India and Nepal; to establish strong and sustainable domestic workers organizations in the form of trade unions, cooperatives or associations in Indonesia, the Philippines and the Republic of Korea; on skills development and organizing in Hong Kong, China, and on the global online IDWF communication network.