Singapore resources

March 2019

  1. Agenda of the Second Joint Dialogue between the ASEAN Trade Union Council and the ASEAN Confederation of Employers

    Agenda of the Second Joint Dialogue between the ASEAN Trade Union Council and the ASEAN Confederation of Employers

February 2019

  1. 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.

December 2018

  1. Social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN: Developments, challenges, and prospects

    This report provides an overview of the developments, challenges, and prospects of social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN.

  2. ILO: Social protection coverage has improved in ASEAN, but migrant workers remain among the least protected

    Despite considerable progress made in the expansion of social security coverage of migrant workers in ASEAN, migrant workers remain among the least protected, says the International Labour Organization (ILO) in a new study.

  3. ILO supports ASEAN safe migration campaign

    The ASEAN Safe Migration Campaign #SafeMigrationASEAN was launched to raise public awareness on safe labour migration that benefits all.

  4. Regional Planning Meeting for Promoting ASEAN Women Migrant Workers’ Rights through Organizing

    11 - 12 October 2018

  5. New digital service “SaverAsia” helps migrant workers save when sending money home

    A new free digital platform helps migrant workers compare money transfer costs and locate support organizations.

November 2018

  1. ASEAN forum adopts recommendations on the use of digital technologies for a fair labour migration

    The 11th ASEAN Forum on Labour Migration concluded with the adoption of 15 recommendations on how digitalisation can contribute to decent work for migrant workers.

October 2018

  1. Recommendations of the 12th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labor

    These are the recommendations of the 12th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labor, held in Bangkok, Thailand 25-26 September 2019

  2. How digitalization can help achieve fair migration

    The 11th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour held in Singapore on 29-30 October discussed how to maximize the potential of digitalization to promote decent work for migrant workers in the Asia Pacific region. Anna Engblom, senior expert on labour migration at the International Labour Organization (ILO), reviews the opportunities and challenges brought by digitalization in this area.