ILO in Asia and the Pacific

  • Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018

    Persistent decent work deficits in Asia-Pacific cast a shadow on the region’s growth

    Working poverty, informality and vulnerable employment are amongst the persistent challenges of Asia-Pacific labour markets according to a new ILO report. The report calls for coordinated policies to promote decent work as the link to translate economic growth into sustainable development in the region.

ILO's research and publications

  1. Full report

    Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018: Advancing decent work for sustainable development

    16 November 2018

    The Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018 report pulls together the most recent statistics to take stock of developments in labour markets across the most populous region of the world.