China resources

  1. Podcast: Sickness benefits for gig workers under COVID-19

    04 September 2020

  2. Policy Brief 1: Review of international experience in social insurance sickness benefits for gig workers

    04 September 2020

  3. CSR and Labour Standards training returns to China

    29 August 2020

    Seminars on responsible business conduct held by the ILO and MOHRSS aims to improve understanding of key international standards and ILO guidelines.

  4. Young people’s voice on the future of work

    27 August 2020

    Debate|Who shapes the future of work, people or technology?

  5. Request for Proposals: A Study of Herders' Behaviour towards Social and Health Insurance in Mongolia

    25 August 2020

    Under the scope the SP-Herders project, the ILO will be carrying out a study to better understand HERDERS’ BEHAVIOURS TOWARDS SOCIAL AND HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEMES. Intended users of the findings of the study are government officials including social and health insurance agency staff, decision makers, and social partners, members of National Council for Social Insurance, Pastureland Users’ Groups, and broader stakeholders. It is also expected that the study will inform future initiatives of UN agencies and Mongolia’s development partners. The findings of the study are intended to contribute to decision makers and social partners’ improved understanding about behaviours and behavioural patterns of herders, so as to come up with better solutions to increase health and social insurance coverage of herders by promoting new ideas and innovative solutions with support of technologies where necessary. The research findings will inform the Government about possible gaps, bottlenecks and underutilized resources and opportunities with regard to social insurance law and procedures, and delivery of services.

  6. A study on herder's behavior towards social and health insurance

    23 August 2020

  7. Newsletter for “Improving China’s institutional capacity towards universal social protection” Project, June 2020

    05 August 2020

  8. Report of ILO-UN women seminar on gender equality and the future of work

    03 August 2020

    Labour Organization (ILO) and UN Women, was successfully held in Beijing from September 23 to 24, 2019. More than 70 experts and representatives from international organizations, Chinese government agencies, enterprises, employers’ and trade unions organizations, academia, judicial circles and social groups attended the meeting. The seminar divided into five topics: 1) Overview of Progress and Challenges of Gender Equality in China; 2) Equal Opportunity and Treatment; 3) Equal Pay for the Work of Equal Values and Women’s Empowerment; 4) Balancing Work and Family Responsibilities; 5) Eliminating Violence and Harassment in the World of Work. The meeting achieved positive consensus and results.

  9. Beyond the goal of eradicating absolute poverty in China: Relative poverty indicators and social security policies

    31 July 2020

  10. China – Rapid assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on employment

    29 July 2020

    The COVID-19 crisis has had a major impact on employment in China. From the onset of the crisis, the Government adopted a wide range of policies to support enterprises and protect workers. These policies have prioritized employment, though not all policies have been yet fully implemented. Stronger implementation and more integrated employment policies are needed, while continuing to adapt to the economic recovery in a more flexible and fragile labour market.