ILO in the Arab States

What's new

  1. Employment promotion

    ILO launches first academy on decent work in fragile and conflict-affected states

    05 December 2016

    ILO Regional Office for Arab States and the ILO International Training Centre in Turin have launched the first international academy to promote decent work in fragile and conflict-affected states.

  2. International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    Enabling policies for persons with disabilities are crucial to achieving SDGs

    03 December 2016

    People with disabilities are the world’s largest minority, says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder. However, their right to productive employment and decent work is frequently denied.

  3. Press release

    Asia, Pacific and Arab states Ministers meet to discuss job creation, equality and social justice

    02 December 2016

    Policy makers, academics and civil society groups from throughout Asia, the Pacific and the Arab states will meet at the ILO 16th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting to discuss strategies for creating jobs and promoting equity and decent work.

Publications

  1. Labour market transitions of young women and men in the Occupied Palestinian Territory: Results of the 2015 school-to-work transition survey

    This report presents the highlights of the 2015 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) run together with the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project. 

  2. A study of the Employers of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon: Intertwined

    The study focus on the critical role of employers in recruiting and managing the employment relationship within the current normative framework of Lebanon. 

  3. A study of the Working and Living Conditions of MDWs in Lebanon: “Intertwined: the workers’ side“

    This report by the International Labour Organization (ILO), provides a general picture of the living and work conditions of migrant domestic workers in Lebanon.