The ILO organizes and takes part in a wide range of meetings, conferences, workshops and training events, throughout Asia Pacific. More information about the events listed below can be found by clicking on the relevant link, or by contacting the regional Meetings Unit (Email us)
Training for Labour Inspectors from Visayas and Mindanao on Advancing Competencies on Core Labour Inspection Functions
18 - 22 June 2018
The ILO in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment will hold a training for labour inspectors from Visayas and Mindanao to enhance competencies and to promote quality inspection.
Labour Standards and Trade: A Discussion on Decent Work and Sustainable Trade in Philippine Value Chains
5 June 2018
A forum organized by International Labour Organization together with the EU-Philippines Business Network and the EU Delegation. It aims to highlight mutual gains of businesses and labour in being part of global value chains that follow international standards.
29 - 30 May 2018
The ILO Caring Gold Project, funded by the United States Department of Labor, will bring the World Day against Child Labour in Camarines Norte to address child labour and to promote decent work, including occupational safety and health in small-scale gold mines. Over 250 children, parents and partners will join the campaign and children’s summit.
29 May 2018
Consultation meeting organized by the ILO under the EU- India Cooperation and Dialogue on Migration and Mobility project.
Training for Labour Inspectors from Luzon and the National Capital Region on Advancing Competencies on Core Labour Inspection Functions
28 May - 1 June 2018
The ILO in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment will hold a training for labour inspectors from Luzon and the National Capital Region to enhance competencies and to promote quality inspection.
28 May - 8 June 2018
26 May 2018
Innovative solutions are crucial to address child labour and to promote decent work in small-scale gold mines. The ILO Caring Gold Project, funded by the United States Department of Labor, and implemented with BAN Toxics, will launch the Compassionate Gold brand in partnership with the Philippine Fashion Week. Compassionate Gold ensures responsible mining practices.
24 - 25 May 2018
The Consultative Dialogue aims to share information, identify priority interventions, validate plans, and explore future cooperation among key stakeholders and social partners in Indonesia.
22 - 23 May 2018
The purpose of the workshop is to understand the progress of the pilot project undertaken by the partners from financial servide providers (FSPs).
Labour Inspection and Role of Workers in Promotion of Workplace Compliance to Labour Laws and Standards
21 - 23 May 2018
The IndustriALL Global Union, in partnership with the ILO projects on labour inspectorate and the GSP+ on freedom of association and collective Bargaining, will conduct a seminar on the role of workers in the promotion of workplace compliance and labour inspection.
Safe & Fair: Consultative Dialogue on realizing women migrant workers’ rights and opportunities in the ASEAN Region
21 - 22 May 2018
A consultative dialogue was held to discuss a new project focused on the rights of women migrant workers in the ASEAN Region.
19 May 2018
The ILO will participate in a ceremony organized by the Sindh Labour and Human Resource Department and Sindh Employees Social Security Institution to mark the start of the disbursement of long term additional compensation for the beneficiaries of the Ali Enterprise factory fire. The additional employment injury benefits financed by the factory’s main buyer, German retailer KiK, will be administered in line with the ILO Convention on Employment Injury Benefits (C 121).
14 May 2018
A new guidebook developed with support of International Labour Organization will help migrant workers returning to Bangladesh reintegrate into the labour market
10 May 2018
ILO Country Director for Sri Lanka and the Maldives Ms Simrin Singh called on Hon. Ravindra Samaraweera (10 May 2018) to congratulate him on his recent appointment as Minister of Labour and Trade Union Relations.
Workshop on the Role of Business Organizations in Creating a Culture of Resilience and Preparedness to Mitigate the Negative Impact of Conflicts
10 May 2018
A workshop co-organized by the Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) and the ILO on the new Conflict Resilience Toolkit to support enterprises in maintaining commercial operations in conflict afflicted areas, and creating neutral workplaces.
Workshop on the Role of Business Organizations in Supporting Enterprises and Workers Prepare for Natural Disasters
8 May 2018
A workshop co-organized by the Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) and the ILO on the new Disaster Resilience Toolkit developed to support enterprises in improving preparedness and reducing risk to disasters.
8 - 9 May 2018
The purpose of the training is to introduce strategies and business practices to effectively manage financial institutions that provide services to small businesses, low-income households, and development financing.
Stakeholder’s Validation workshop: Assessment of skills gaps and decent work deficits in selected agro-food value chains in GB Province
7 May 2018
The ILO will convene a stakeholder’s validation workshop on the Assessment of skills gaps and decent work deficits in selected agro-food value chains in Gilgit Baltistan Province The findings of the study will help design skills development initiatives to improve working conditions, productivity and income.
7 - 11 May 2018
The course on “Foundations of Economics and Statistics” intends to feed the needs of unions to gain further knowledge on economic theories and basic data analysis. It is expected that the course would help them to better understand technical documents such as garment statistical bulletins and other relevant publication pertaining to the sector’s development and wage negotiation. The course is also designed to provide hands-on exposure to basic data management and analysis that would allow them to perform their own analysis after attending the course.
7 May 2018
Every year, 28th April marks World Day for Safety and Health at Work and this year’s theme is “Generation Safe and Healthy”. In commemoration of this event, Employers Federation of Pakistan will host its 13th Annual Awards ceremony to recognize those employers that demonstrate a firm commitment towards the common goal of safer workplaces and healthy workers in Pakistan.