The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to China and Mongolia. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested from the ILO Library in Beijing.


  1. Fact sheet (Dec 2016): The social protection floor for Mongolia

    14 February 2017

    The updated edition of the SPF fact sheet presents a national social protection floor for Mongolia as agreed through the Assessment Based National Dialogue (ABND) conducted in 2013-14. It also summarizes the process of ABND in Mongolia and shares results of an updated cost estimate of the social protection floor for Mongolia in the 2016 economic context.

  2. ILO China and Mongolia News

    08 February 2017

    The E-newsletter reviews ILO's contribution to sustainable social and economic development in China and Mongolia in 2016.

  3. Jobs and skills for youth: review of policies for youth employment in Mongolia

    19 January 2017

  4. Decent work, the key to the 2030 agenda for sustainable development

    13 January 2017

    Decent work puts money in the pockets of individuals and families that they can spend in the local economy. Their purchasing power fuels the growth and development of sustainable enterprises, especially smaller businesses, which in turn are able to hire more workers and improve their pay and conditions. It increases tax revenues for governments, who can then fund social measures to protect those who cannot find, or are unable to work.


  1. Newsletter Issue 4: EU-China Dialogue on Migration and Mobility Support Project

    14 December 2016

    This edition of project newsletter highlighted the important recent development, and summarized the project activities undertaken from June to November 2016, including: IOM joining the UN system; China upgraded its observer status and became a member of IOM; Recent national policy developments in China to attract high talent; ILO-ITC-COMPAS Training Workshop on Labour Migration: Challenges and Opportunities; ILO workshop on the scope and potential of China-EU two way labour mobility; Forum on researchers’ mobility for improved migration policies and better information flows; Counter-trafficking workshop on best practices in victim identification and protection; Exchange visit of Chinese high level officials in Europe to explore returns and readmissions mechanisms.

  2. Maternity cash benefits for workers in the informal economy

    14 December 2016

    The brief shares successful country experiences in extending maternity protection to workers in the informal economy including universal maternity coverage of Mongolia. It also highlights the ILO standards on maternity benefits for workers in the informal economy.

  3. Workshop report: Integration of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C into the National Occupational Diseases List

    09 December 2016

    With the support of the ILO Beijing Office, a workshop on Occupational Diseases and Healthcare Workers’ Occupational Safety and Health was held on May 31, 2016 in Beijing.

  4. HIV and Confidentiality in China

    09 December 2016

    The right to privacy is an important civil right of all citizens. This includes privacy of personal information and the right to make personal decisions, including the right to keep personal information confidential. Under privacy provisions, health institutions and medical personnel should not disclose any personal information about people to a third party without consent.

  5. Workshop report: Promoting Decent Work in Global Supply Chains

    07 December 2016

    The workshop is jointly organized by the ILO and China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals & Chemical Importers & Exporters (CCCMC) on 22 November 2016 in Beijing, China to discuss decent work challenges and practices and sustainable supply chains, including a particular session on the mining sector.

  6. Youth employment policy summary - Mongolia

    02 December 2016

    Youth employment policy summary for Mongolia.

  7. The role of labour market and sectoral policies in promoting more and better jobs in China: Issues, evidence and policy optionsevidence and policy options

    25 November 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 208

  8. The role of monetary and fiscal policies in promoting more and better jobs in China: Issues, evidence and policy options

    25 November 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 207

  9. Financing social protection through taxation of natural resources

    15 November 2016

    This brief makes a case of Mongolia for successful experience of directing natural resource revenues to social protection programmes.

  10. Universal old-age pensions in Mongolia

    15 November 2016

    This universal social protection brief presents Mongolia's programmes for old-age pension.

  11. The Universal Child Money Programme in Mongolia

    15 November 2016

    This universal social protection brief presents Mongolia's universal programme on child benefits: Its description, evolution, main impacts and future perspectives.

  12. Technical report of the pilot programme for increasing income security of rural youth in Bayankhongor and Uvurkhangai aimags of Mongolia

    10 November 2016

    This report presents the strategies, outcomes and lessons of the pilot programme for rural youth in Mongolia. It also provides a number recommendations to improve income security of young herders.

  13. From mandatory HIV testing for access to work to voluntary testing and counselling at work

    19 October 2016

    This briefing note suggests the Chinese Government further extend its leadership in the fight against HIV and AIDS by abolishing mandatory HIV testing as a precondition for employment in the public service.

  14. Mongolia policy brief: Freedom of Association and Collective bargaining

    19 October 2016

    This policy brief is part of a series providing information on international labour standards and their implementation in Mongolia.

  15. A Summary Note: A Review of the Implementation of the Labour Law of Mongolia

    19 October 2016

    This summary note describes a review of how the Labour Law (1999) is implemented in Mongolia. This review was conducted in collaboration with the National University of Mongolia’s Law Department.

  16. Mongolia briefing note: Occupational safety and health in mining

    18 October 2016

    This briefing note provides information on occupational safety and health in mining in Mongolia, with a particular focus on children, youth and women working in this sector.