ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia (CO-Beijing)
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  1. ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia
    1-10 Tayuan Diplomatic Office Building
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ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia (CO-Beijing)

The ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia carries out the ILO's programmes and activities in the People's Republic of China (including the Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions) and Mongolia. Using ILO's unique tripartite structure, CO-Beijing works in close collaboration with the government, the workers' and employers' organizations to promote decent work for all.

What's new

  1. Corporate social responsibility

    ILO and H&M sign unique agreement on sustainable global supply chains in the garment industry
    15 September 2014

    New partnership will address industrial relations, wages, capacity building for social partners and skills development in global supply chains of the garment industry.

  2. Press release

    The ILO and the CNTAC launch a report on labour protection of interns in Chinese textile and apparel enterprises
    12 September 2014

    Today, the China National Textile and Apparel Council (CNTAC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) Country Office for China and Mongolia jointly launched the Labour protection of interns in Chinese textile and apparel enterprises report in Beijing. The launch took place as part of the CNTAC Annual Conference on Social Responsibility of Chinese Textile and Apparel Industry.

  3. SMEs development

    ILO SCORE-ETI Pilot Supplier Training Launched
    29 August 2014

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) have jointly launched a pilot training project for China-based garment and footwear factories supplying ETI member companies. The project forms part of the Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (ILO SCORE) Programme and was launched in Shanghai.

  4. International Youth Day - 12 August

    "The mental health of young people matters to us all"
    12 August 2014

    "This is undoubtedly a stressful time for young people and in some cases even more so for young women. The theme of this year’s International Youth day observance 'mental health matters' is, therefore, timely," says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.

  5. International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - 9 August

    Bridging the gap: Implementing the rights of indigenous peoples
    8 August 2014

    "In all regions, we still witness wide gaps between human rights commitments and realities faced by indigenous peoples," say ILO Director-General Guy Ryder and United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay in a joint statement marking International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples.

  6. Occupational safety and health

    Prevention, risk assessment are key to families' hopes for seeing loved ones return from work safely
    7 August 2014

    The ILO family has been deeply saddened and extends its heartfelt condolences to the workers injured and the families of those killed in the workshop explosion in Kunshan on August 2, 2014.

  7. Labour inspection

    Achieving compliance through strategic enforcement
    29 July 2014

    Miniestry of Human Resources and Social Security, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the ILO jointly reviewed the role of modern labour inspection services in promotion labour law compliance at a seminar in Beijing.

  8. International Day of Cooperatives

    Cooperatives for sustainable development
    5 July 2014

    "Cooperatives are an old idea, but one that is more relevant than ever if we look ahead at the development challenges and opportunities the world faces over the coming decades," says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.

  9. News

    SCORE project helps work safety in Sichuan
    25 June 2014

    On 24 June 2014, the International Labour Office for China and Mongolia (ILO) and State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) jointly launched Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (SCORE) project in Chengdu, Sichuan.

  10. Occupational safety and health

    Improving occupational safety and health in SMEs
    19-20 June 2014

    The ILO/ACFTU Workshop on the Promotion of ILO OSH tools was held in Beijing to highlight the importance of improving occupational safety and health in SMEs as a strategic priority of the ACFTU.

  11. Domestic worker

    Domestic work, Work like any other
    16 June 2014

    Two months ago, a 23-year old domestic worker from a little-known Indonesian city was named as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People. Ms Erwiana Sulistyaningsih was recognized alongside presidents and popstars for what she didn’t do – Erwiana didn’t stay silent.

  12. Mongolian ILC visit

    Mongolia boosting business, investment and worker rights
    9 June 2014

    Mongolia sets up An Employed Mongolian with a Job and Income programme as part of measures to support business, Prime Minister tells ILC delegates.

  13. Social dialogue

    Promoting intercontinental social dialogue between China and Africa
    14-15 May 2014

    The China-African Trade Union Leaders Seminar on the “Labour relations and role of trade unions in MNCs” was held in Beijing. Tim De Meyer, Director of ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia attended the seminar.

  14. Forced labour

    Ratifying Convention No.29 is a priority
    28-29 April 2014

    The focus of the workshop was on exploring prospects for ratification of ILO Forced Labour Conventions No. 29 and No. 105 by China.

  15. World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    Promote OSH management system at organizational level
    28 April 2014

    The ILO and the State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) jointly organized a tripartite seminar to observe the Word Day for Safety and Health at Work in Beijing.

  16. Labour inspection

    A bigger role for labour inspectors in combatting forced labour
    24-25 April 2014

    The workshop agenda covered international standards and Chinese legal framework on forced labour and labour inspection, as well as the role of labour inspectors in preventing and addressing forced labour.

  17. Family violence legislation

    ILO supports family violence legislation in China
    11 April 2014

    National and international experts gathered in Beijing to share perspectives and knowledge on the Family Violence Legislation at a two-day roundtable event hosted by the ACWF and UN System in China.

  18. Press release

    ILO sign agreement with the State Administration of Work Safety for implementing SCORE project
    8 April 2014

    The ILO and the State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) signed an Agreement establishing cooperation for the next 3 years (2014 to 2016) concerning implementing Sustaining Competitive and Responsible Enterprises (SCORE) project in China.

  19. South-South cooperation

    Promote social justice and decent work through social dialogue
    3 April 2014

    The ILO/ACFTU Seminar on Changing Industrial Relations Environment and the Economic Crisis was held on 3 April 2014 in Beijing. 35 participants from 8 provinces reviewed the changing industrial relations environment and sought solutions to the common challenges.

  20. Youth employment

    Integrating Chinese young people into the labour force
    2 April 2014

    China has made tremendous economic and social progress over the last 30 years. Despite full employment being consistently high on the government agenda, the demographic and global market changes have hampered the employment conditions and prospects of young people.

Universal and lasting peace can be established only if it is based on social justice".

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