The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals relevant to the world of work in Central and Eastern Europe. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested in hard copy from the Communication office of ILO DWT/CO-Budapest. All publications of the DWT/CO-Budapest are available in Labordoc, database of ILO publications.


  1. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2018 November

    09 November 2018

    This issue reports on ILO programme developments in the Central and Eastern European region, features new publications and interviews with ILO partners.

  2. Perspectives of Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian youth on decent work opportunities and challenges in Kosovo

    05 November 2018

    The study details the perspectives and experiences of Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian youth from the municipalities of Gjakovë/Djakovica, Fushë Kosovë/Kosovo Polje and Gracanica/Graçanicë on their challenges and opportunities in finding decent work. The findings and recommendations will serve to underpin the development of gender-sensitive measures for labour market inclusion of the three communities in the three municipalities covered by the study.

  3. Reversing pension privatization: Rebuilding public pension systems in Eastern European and Latin American countries (2000-18)

    31 October 2018

  4. Reversing privatization and re-nationalizing pensions in Hungary

    30 October 2018

  5. Reversing pension privatization: The case of Polish pension reform and re-reforms

    30 October 2018

  6. Second-pillar pension re-reforms in Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Macedonia, Romania, and Slovakia. Benefit payouts amidst continuing retrenchment

    30 October 2018

  7. Recommendation No. 205 on Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience: What Role for Trade Unions?

    12 October 2018

    This policy brief aims at assisting workers’ organisations in positioning themselves with regard to conflicts and disasters, in particular, with regard to the generation of employment and decent work for the purpose of prevention, recovery, peace, and resilience with respect to crisis situations arising from both conflicts and disasters.

  8. Work on Digital Labour Platforms in Ukraine: Issues and Policy Perspectives

    27 July 2018

  9. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2018 June

    29 June 2018

    This issue reports on ILO programme developments and new projects in the Central and Eastern European region.

  10. Roma women and the world-of-work in the Republic of Moldova

    01 April 2018