04 February 2021,
With the support of its partners on the ground, TRIANGLE in ASEAN responded rapidly during 2020 to the immediate needs of returning migrant workers and those in the countries of destination impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
02 February 2021,
On 25th January, the ILO project ‘Quality Apprenticeship and Lifelong Learning in China’ successfully organized Core Skill Development Training Workshop online. Over 120 participants from 71 pilot enterprises, TVET institutions and public agencies attended training to gain in-depth knowledge of the ILO Global Framework on Core Skills for the 21st Century and practices of core skill development.
The ILO and JPMorgan Chase Foundation join forces to support women entrepreneurs impacted by COVID-19
02 February 2021,
The ILO and JPMorgan Chase Foundation have signed a new agreement for the ILO to implement the ‘Rebuilding Better: Fostering Business Resilience Post-COVID-19’ project. Targeting women entrepreneurs in Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand, the project will provide support for businesses to recover from the pandemic and adopt more sustainable and resilient business models.
01 February 2021, Geneva
A new report by the Bureau for Workers' Activities of the ILO highlights the need for global-scale responses based on effective social dialogue to recover from the COVID-19 crisis.
Joint press release of the CBS, ILO and the UNICEF
29 January 2021, Kathmandu, Nepal
Joint press release on a new survey on employment relationship in the brick industry in Nepal.
COVID-19: Promoting gender equality
28 January 2021, Jakarta, Indonesia
The ILO’s SCORE programme helps enterprises to boost their business performances by advancing equal opportunities through gender equality’s training of trainers.
Employers Federation of Pakistan appointed as the national focal point for promoting the ILO MNE Declaration in Pakistan
27 January 2021, Islamabad, Pakistan
Pakistan is the first country in the Asia-Pacific region to appoint a national focal point for the promotion of the MNE Declaration and the application of its principles.
Skills for Prosperity Programme in Philippines
27 January 2021,
Integrating human skills into technical education and training can help prepare young people for- first jobs, says leadership summit in Asia
Ship to Shore Rights
20 January 2021,
European Union and United Nations continue efforts to support safe labour migration and decent work in the fishing and seafood processing sectors in South East Asia
National OSH Month 2021
15 January 2021, Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia is celebrating its National Occupational Safety and Health month by encouraging beneficial connection between OSH investments and safety performances and by promoting OSH culture in all business sectors, including micro and small businesses.