ILO in the Arab States

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  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. Event

    ILO and Ministry of Labour train high-level Lebanese officials on child labour monitoring and referral system

    Training sessions geared at government officials and non-governmental practitioners in the Mount Lebanon areas of Kahale and Ouzai, to instruct on how to establish and operate a local child labour monitoring and referral system.

  3. News

    Child labour doubles in Jordan since 2007 – Survey

    16 August 2016

    The 2016 National Child Labour Survey finds that child labour remains a matter of grave concern with a significant number of children employed in potentially hazardous jobs.


  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.