ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe

What's new

  1. Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

    Call for Expression of Interest for Professional Expertise in the Field of Promoting Social Dialogue

    14 November 2014

    The ILO would like to expand its own expertise through the hiring of external collaborators proficient in the following areas:
    Labour law, collective bargaining and industrial relations
    Building Capacity of Employers’ Organisations
    The deadline of submission is until 24 November 2014 (inclusive). For more information, please consult the detailed descriptions on the links above.

  2. © Hungarian Ministry for National Economy

    Role of international labour standards in Europe

    30 October 2014

    Participants of a seminar discussed priorities of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in the European region and how international labour standards can contribute to productivity and economic performance in EU member states.

  3. New €1,3 million EU-funded project, implemented by the ILO, will promote social dialogue in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

    22 October 2014

    A €1,3 million project “Promoting Social Dialogue” with funding by the European Union was launched on 22 October, 2014 in Skopje. Implemented by the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the project will assist the country in strengthening the capacities of the government, employers’ and workers’ organizations to engage in effective social dialogue.

  4. New ILO projects to focus on crisis response, social dialogue, youth employment and informal economy in Central and Eastern Europe

    10 October 2014

    The ILO has launched a number of new projects recently in Central and Eastern Europe, mainly focusing on youth employment, informal economy and inclusive social dialogue. The ILO will also help Ukraine to respond to the recent crisis in the area of employment and assist Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia in the reconstruction process after the floods.

  5. Informal economy

    ILO Director-General: Labour inspections key to fighting undeclared work

    18 September 2014

    Guy Ryder urges EU member states to ramp up steps to support formalization of the informal economy, spotlighting specific action for tackling undeclared work.

  6. Genti Bejko in the film

    Youth employment

    Made in Albania: what job is right for me?

    08 September 2014

    A new TV show, developed by an ILO project, funded by the European Union, tries to help young Albanians to find out what jobs are best suited to their skills and interests.

  7. Working conditions

    Minimum wage should protect the most vulnerable workers in Albania

    06 August 2014

    Tripartite minimum wage-fixing process should be improved in Albania in order to protect the most vulnerable workers - agreed participants of a conference in Tirana, Albania.

  8. Labour statistics

    Ministry uses ILO recommendations to improve the labour force survey of Macedonia

    15 August 2014

    In July 2014, the ILO prepared a review of the methodology and results of the national labour force survey conducted by the State Statistical Office of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, in the light of ILO statistical standards and EUROSTAT directives.

The ILO assists its Central and Eastern European member states in their economic and labour market transformation and in their accession to the EU. DWT/CO–Budapest helps in the transfer of know-how from EU member countries to South East Europe, Moldova and Ukraine in the framework of Decent Work Country Programmes.
 
The ILO also provides support to its member states to stimulate economic recovery, create jobs and protect working people and their families in time of crisis.

Highlights

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    Publication

    Studies on migration trends in Ukraine and Moldova

    15 June 2014

    Several publications have analysed the impact of migration on labour market and certain professions  in Ukraine and Moldova, the link between education and migration, functioning of private employment agencies, etc. An ILO project obtained new and reliable statistical data on labour migration, covering the data gap on skills and composition of migration flows.