News and articles

2020

  1. News

    Focus on labour platforms in China: seizing the opportunities, tackling the challenges

    09 December 2020,

    To get a better understanding of new business models and their impact on workers, companies and society at large, the ILO organized a discussion on December 8 focusing on the Chinese situation.

  2. Promoting inclusive workplaces in Indonesia

    Companies join the fight for inclusive workplaces with Indonesia Business and Disability Network

    09 December 2020, Jakarta, Indonesia

    Indonesia strengthen its commitment to develop inclusive world of work by revitalizing the Indonesia Business and Disability Network (IBDN). Around 75 companies have recently join the IBDN.

  3. News

    Three companies share good practices for employees and communities to combat discrimination against HIV

    07 December 2020, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO documents three best practices at the enterprise level to inspire more companies to join forces in developing non-discriminatory workplaces and communities. It is part of the ILO support to the implementation of national regulation.

  4. Press release

    ILO and KOICA to Promote Sustainable Enterprises in India

    07 December 2020,

    A bilateral project launched to generate more and better quality jobs for youth by strengthening sectoral supply chains and integrating Indian MSMEs in the global market.

  5. Skills for Prosperity Programme in Philippines

    Lifelong learning key to ‘the new normal’, concludes a virtual conference

    04 December 2020,

    The e-forum highlights opportunities for technical and vocational education and training during and after COVID-19.

  6. © Better Work 2021

    The 33rd Symposium on international labour issues

    Report of Symposium: Toward a better future of work after the COVID-19 crisis – Sectoral response and social dialogue

    03 December 2020,

  7. Promoting inclusive workplaces in Indonesia

    ILO team up with Ministry of Manpower and Apindo to encourage companies promoting inclusive workplaces

    03 December 2020, Jakarta, Indonesia

    In conjunction with the commemoration of the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, the ILO in collaboration with the Ministry of Manpower and the Indonesian Employers’ Association (Apindo) is re-launching and revitalizing the Indonesia Business and Disability Network (IBDN) in Jakarta on 3 December.

  8. Social Protection

    Rethinking New Strategies For Pacific Communities - Covid-19 And Social Protection

    02 December 2020, Suva, Fiji

  9. © ILO 2021

    Global Wage Report 2020/21

    Asia Pacific wage growth slows on COVID-19 impact: ILO Report

    02 December 2020,

    Fallout from pandemic felt throughout the region, however pace of wage growth remains higher than global levels.

  10. International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020

    Make persons with disabilities a priority during COVID-19 recovery in the Pacific

    01 December 2020, Suva, Fiji