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. The Driving Force Birth and Evolution of Tripartism - The Role of the ILO Workers' Group

    18 June 2019

    Beyond stating that the International Labour Organization has, since 1919, had a unique tripartite structure, with the participation of governments and employers’ and workers’ organizations, not much has been written about how tripartism actually works. The book gives examples of the dynamics at work between the three groups of the ILO and explains how, over time, the force that has driven its agenda has been the Workers’Group.

  2. "White Paper” EU Directives and Reform of OSH and Labour Relations’ Legislation

    18 April 2019

  3. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2019 April

    02 April 2019

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

  4. Ukraine and the ILO Vol. II.

    01 April 2019

  5. Ukraine and the ILO Vol. I.

    01 April 2019

  6. Occupational Safety and Health in the Construction Sector in Serbia

    13 February 2019

  7. Occupational safety and health in the mining industry in Ukraine

    12 February 2019

  8. Background document for facilitating consultations on the Roadmap to eliminate child labour including its worst forms in the Republic of Serbia

    31 January 2019

  9. Recommendations for media reporting on child labour in the Republic of Serbia

    31 January 2019

  10. Guidelines for media reporting on child labour in the Republic of Serbia

    31 January 2019