Publications

The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs 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 Budapest Information Center (horvathd@ilo.org). All publications of the DWT/CO-Budapest (including those published before 2009) are available in Labordoc, database of ILO publications.

2013

  1. ILO Publications. Catalogue Autumn 2013 - Update of English titles

    01 September 2013

  2. The impact of legislative reforms on industrial relations in Romania

    12 August 2013

    This paper outlines the major changes made in 2011 in Romania to the legal and institutional frameworks relating to the workers' and employers' organizations and their activities, including collective bargaining.

  3. Labour market transitions of young women and men in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

    07 August 2013

    This report presents the highlights of the 2012 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) run together with the State Statistical Office of the Republic of Macedonia within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

  4. Legal Framework and Current Practices of Collective Bargaining in Ukraine

    12 July 2013

    This study takes stock of current legal frameworks and practices relating to collective bargaining in Ukraine, arising after the new Law on Social Dialogue was adopted in 2011.

  5. Information newsletter 2013 June

    08 July 2013

    Bi-annual information newsletter of the project “Effective Governance of Labour Migration and its Skill Dimensions” in Moldova

  6. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2013/1

    04 July 2013

    The e-newsletter from the ILO DWT and Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe providing the latest developments and activities in the region as well as recent publications.

  7. Ensuring social security benefits for Ukrainian migrant workers

    20 February 2013

    This publication reviews the development of national migration policy in Ukraine (particularly labour migration policy), analyzes the current status of the international coordination of social security, and suggests measures for improvement.

  8. Social security coordination for non-EU countries in South and Eastern Europe: a legal analysis

    20 February 2013

    This publication presents a comparative review of the international legal instruments for social security coordination available for non-EU countries. The publication is intended to serve as an informational base for developing national strategy for social security agreements. Its primarily focus is on the countries in South and Eastern Europe, many of which are on route to acceding to the EU. However, the main conclusions regarding, in particular, the bilateral agreements will be valid for other non-EU countries as well.

2012

  1. Recovering from the crisis through social dialogue in the new EU Member States: the case of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovenia

    20 December 2012

    This publication provides an analysis on the role social dialogue and tripartite institutions played in response to the recent global economic crisis in four Central and Eastern European countries, namely Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Slovenia and Poland.

  2. ILO Budapest Newsletter 2012/2

    06 November 2012

    The e-newsletter from the ILO DWT and Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe providing the latest developments and activities in the region as well as recent publications.