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  1. Press release

    Two songwriters from Hanoi and HCM City win Music Against Child Labour song competition

    02 December 2021,

    The initiative which attracted 88 entries from 68 musicians from across Viet Nam, aimed to raise awareness as part of the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour.

  2. News

    Empowered by new management skills, novice event organizers turbocharge launch of new tourism spot

    02 December 2021,

    The ILO-UK programme is equipping coastal villagers in Indonesia with knowledge, skills and tools to help them capitalize on emerging tourism opportunities.

  3. Press release

    Viet Nam launches second programme of action plan to tackle child labour

    01 December 2021,

    The National Programme on the Prevention and Reduction of Child Labour for the 2021 ̶ 25 period, with a vision towards 2030, has been launched to accelerate Viet Nam’s progress in the fight against child labour.

  4. Press release

    The ILO and China reaffirm the strategic South-South Cooperation partnership in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

    01 December 2021,

  5. 16 Days, Orange the world

    Free from violence and harassment for a harmonious workplace, society and common prosperity

    30 November 2021,

    ILO Country Office Director Dr. Changhee Lee delivered a video speech on the occasion of 16 Days campaign 2021 to call for a workplace free from violence and harassment

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    Press release

    Fisheries and seafood workers in Thailand receive support to recover from COVID-19

    30 November 2021,

    Migrant workers and family members in three coastal provinces of Thailand will benefit from financial assistance provided by the ILO Ship to Shore Rights South-East Asia project, supported by the European Union.

  7. Press Release

    ILO supports micro, small and medium enterprises leverage reopening of borders in Fiji

    29 November 2021, Suva, Fiji

    With Fiji’s international borders opening up to tourists this week and hundreds of businesses around the country having safely resumed operations, there has been a high demand for Business Development Services by Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMSEs)

  8. News

    ILO supports the Government of Bangladesh for skills development in the caregiving occupation

    29 November 2021,

    ILO's EU funded Skills 21 project is facilitating the level 2 skills training in caregiving occupation through its partner TVET institutes

  9. News

    Bangladesh has its first Occupational Safety and Health Profile in place

    28 November 2021,

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    Press release

    Malaysia takes major step towards ending forced labour

    26 November 2021, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    National Action Plan launched with aim to eliminate forced labour in Malaysia by 2030.