Report of the ILO Asian Knowledge Sharing Forum: Realizing Decent Work for Domestic Workers

This report of the Knowledge Sharing Forum was held in Bangkok from 24 to 26 April 2013.

The forum aimed to assist ILO constituents in improving protection for domestic workers, with special attention to remuneration and working time.

The participants worked together to identify key aspects of legal protection for domestic workers. They shared challenges and good practices on working time and remuneration and wage setting policies and practices in the domestic work sector. They explored employment contracts, skills training and certification, and social security for domestic workers.