ILO in the Arab States

What's new

  1. Event

    16th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting

    The 16th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting (APRM) of the International Labour Organization (ILO) will bring together the ILO’s tripartite constituents from throughout Asia, the Pacific and the Gulf and Arab states.

  2. Press release

    ILO lauds Jordanian Government for latest steps towards ensuring rights of private school teachers

    15 July 2016

    Newly announced government measures are an important step towards protecting the rights of private school teachers in Jordan, the ILO says.

  3. Event

    ILO trains Jordan government officials on ways to combat child labour, especially its worst forms

    Representatives from various governmental ministries and departments are trained on how to better respond to rising child labour among Syrian refugees and host communities.


  1. Yemen damage and needs assessment: crisis impact on employment and labour market

    The objective of this rapid assessment was to assess the impact of the crisis on employment and livelihoods, with a focus on youth and the most vulnerable household members in Sana’a City, Al Hodeidah and Aden.

  2. Conference Report: Women in Business and Management

    Over the past two decades, women in the Middle East and North Africa have considerably improved their professional capabilities and are gradually increasing their participation in economic activities and asserting their presence in the world of business.

  3. Potatoes and leafy green vegetables: value chain analysis 

    This study, supported by the ILO, describes a value chain analysis of two of the major crops cultivated in Akkar, North Lebanon – potatoes and leafy green vegetables.