News and articles

2019

  1. News

    Strengthening the roles of labour inspectors in HIV prevention programme at the company level

    15 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    In collaboration with the Ministry of Manpower, the ILO conducted a two-day HIV/AIDS training for labour inspectors from seven provinces in Indonesia to strengthen their HIV action plans and to ensure the implementation of non-discriminatory policy at the company level.

  2. Celebration of ILO 100

    Job opportunity for youth high on Deputy Director General’s agenda in Timor-Leste

    12 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    Greg Vines to address major decent work issues, particularly skills development, job creation and income growth for youth, in meetings with government, employers and workers during a two-day visit.

  3. Celebration of ILO 100

    Young entrepreneurs make the best use of technology as business opportunities

    09 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    Young people are at the heart of the digital age. They think with and through new technologies. They also make the best use of the online tools to develop and build their businesses or doing their works.

  4. Celebration of ILO 100

    Celebrating the ILO’s 100th anniversary with ILO Virtual Run on Decent Work

    08 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    More than 1,500 runners joined the ILO Decent Work Virtual Run to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the ILO in Indonesia. The ILO’s Deputy Director-General marked the closing with signing of the ILO 100 Jersey.

  5. News

    Mothers@Work: supporting breastfeeding mothers in the workplace

    08 August 2019,

    Inspiring stories from factories affiliated with Better Work Bangladesh (BWB) show that breastfeeding facilities in the workplace benefit working mothers, their babies and employers.

  6. Celebration of ILO 100

    ILO Deputy Director-General, Greg Vines: ILO calls for “human-centered” approach to future of work

    06 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO Deputy-Director General, Greg Vines, emphasized the human-centered approach to the future of work at the Indonesian Development Forum (IDF) in Jakarta

  7. News

    ILO reach out to Indonesian shipping and construction industries for HIV prevention programmes

    05 August 2019, Jakarta, Indonesia

    To promote the importance of HIV prevention programme, the ILO approached the industries with high vulnerability to HIV pandemic. Executive briefing meetings were conducted with Indonesian shipping and construction companies.

  8. Press release

    Strengthening partnerships for combatting Human Trafficking in Sri Lanka

    31 July 2019, Colombo, Sri Lanka

    The ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives commemorate the World Day against human trafficking on 30th of July 2019 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

  9. Trade union

    Trade union needs comprehensive reform to implement FTAs, ILO Conventions: PM

    30 July 2019,

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlights ILO Centenary Declaration when addressing the celebration of 90 years of Viet Nam’s Trade Union in Hanoi on 28 July. ILO Viet Nam Director Chang-Hee Lee was among the prominent guests at the high-level event.

  10. Safe and fair migration

    Safe and fair migration gains momentum in Bangsamoro

    26 July 2019, Cotabato City, Philippines

    The Ministry of Labor and Employment and the ILO hosted a forum on labour migration, domestic work and human trafficking in the Bangsamoro to mark the International Domestic Workers Day and the World Day against Trafficking in Persons.