Events and meetings

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)

August 2019

  1. ILO 100 years – Journey for Social Justice: "Shared ideals of Ho Chi Minh and ILO towards decent work for all”

    22 August 2019

June 2019

  1. Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum

    12 - 13 June 2019

    The Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum (#RBHR Forum) is a multi-stakeholder event addressing an array of priority issues under the Responsible Business Conduct and Business and Human Rights agendas. It is part of the Bangkok Business and Human Rights Week.

  2. Save Smart: Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families (Phnom Penh)

    5 - 7 June 2019

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN, in partnership with Atikha Overseas Workers and Communities Initiative, Inc., will host a series of Save Smart Training of Trainers (TOT): Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families

May 2019

  1. International Meeting on Child Labour and Working Conditions in Small-Scale Gold Mining

    28 - 30 May 2019

    The International Labour Organization's CARING Gold Mining Project, funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, will host the first-ever international meeting to discuss issues on child labour and working conditions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) on the last week of May 2019.

  2. Workshop on Strengthening Capacity and Coordination on Prevention and Investigation of Trafficking in Persons for Forced Labour

    27 - 28 May 2019

    This workshop is held to improve mutual understanding and facilitate effective cooperation and referrals between labour inspectors and criminal law enforcers in investigating labour rights abuses including trafficking in persons.

  3. Save Smart: Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families (Mandalay)

    22 - 24 May 2019

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN, in partnership with Atikha Overseas Workers and Communities Initiative, Inc., will host a series of Save Smart Training of Trainers (TOT): Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families

  4. Save Smart: Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families (Vientiane)

    15 - 17 May 2019

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN, in partnership with Atikha Overseas Workers and Communities Initiative, Inc., will host a series of Save Smart Training of Trainers (TOT): Gender-Responsive Financial Literacy Training for Migrant Workers and their Families

April 2019

  1. Seminar on Financing Small Businesses in Indonesia

    30 April 2019

    A seminar is being organized to disseminate key findings and recommendations from a research paper titled “Financing Small Businesses in Indonesia”.

  2. Joint Scoping Mission on Sustainable Tourism Development and Decent Work in West Nusa Tenggara and North Sumatra: Stakeholder Validation Workshop

    29 April 2019

    The Government of Indonesia has prioritized 10 tourism destinations across the country which is called “the next 10 Bali’s”. A large amount of funding has been allocated to transform these areas to be world class tourism hot spots.

  3. Regional conference on the future of work in Asia: Embracing Technology; Inclusive Growth

    29 - 30 April 2019

    The Government of Singapore, in collaboration with the social partners and in partnership with the ILO, hosted a regional tripartite conference to discuss the recommendations of the report of the Global Commission on the Future of Work.

  4. Commemorating World Day for Safety and Health at Work 28 April 2019, Kabul Afghanistan

    28 April 2019

    Held each year on the 28th of April, the world day for safety and health at work focuses international attention on the need to prevent deaths, injuries and diseases caused by work. ILO Office for Afghanistan, in collaboration with United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), commemorated this day at the United Nations Operational Centre for Afghanistan (UNOCA) in Kabul, Afghanistan.

  5. Workshop on Promoting Bipartite Dialogue in Industrial Area

    25 April 2019

    Bipartite social dialogue can pave the way for mutually agreed solutions for addressing industrial relations (IR) challenges and promoting decent work. It can not only help improve compliance with labour laws and promote culture of collective bargaining but also create conditions for safe-productive workplaces and stable industrial relations – in other words a win-win situation.

  6. Training of Trainers on HIV/AIDS Prevention Programme for Members of Indonesia Employers' Association (APINDO)

    24 - 27 April 2019

    ILO has established a collaboration with Indonesia Employers’ Association (APINDO) to promote HIV and AIDS prevention at workplace in the past years. The continuation of promoting HIV and AIDS prevention at the workplace is important to increase the enterprises’ response in preventing the new HIV infection among productive ages and ensure stable production at enterprises.

  7. Employers Capacity Strengthening & Project Consultation Workshop

    24 - 25 April 2019

    Supported by the project: Increased capacities of employers’ and workers’ organizations to participate effectively in the development of social and labour policy

  8. Department of Labour initiates review of draft National Labour Inspection Policy for Sri Lanka

    11 April 2019

    The ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives in collaboration with the Department of Labour conducted a one-day workshop on 8th April 2019 to revisit the existing draft National Labour Inspection Policy for Sri Lanka

  9. VCT Initiative for Trade Unions Organizations

    11 April 2019

    An integrated HIV/AIDS prevention programme for the trade union is a basis to increase awareness among trade union organizations on the importance HIV/AIDS prevention at the workplace.

  10. ILO invites you to a 24-hour Global Tour to celebrate its Centenary

    11 April 2019

    From the time the first event begins until the last one ends, the Centenary global online tour will showcase the ILO over 24 hours, across four continents.

  11. ILO supports the Department of Labour in conducting a business process review of the dispute settlement system

    5 - 6 April 2019

    ILO in collaboration with the Department of Labour will conduct a 2 day workshop from 5-6 April 2019 to review the existing Dispute Resolution Mechanisms with a view to streamlining the current processes (including the gender dimension) in delivering more effective and efficient advisory services and improving responsiveness.

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

    4 - 5 April 2019

    On 4 to 5 April, ILO, through its TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, in close collaboration with ACTRAV and ACTEMP, supported the Second Joint Dialogue between the ASEAN Trade Union Council (ATUC) and the ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE) on labour migration in Manila, the Philippines.

  13. Training of Trainers (TOT) on Work Improvement in Small Construction Site (OSH-WISCON Programme)

    2 - 4 April 2019

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