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  1. Project

    Global Action to Improve the Recruitment Framework of Labour Migration - REFRAME

    23 May 2018

    The REFRAME project in Sri Lanka aims to reduce abusive practices and violations of human and labour rights and enhance the protection of migrant workers during the recruitment process.

  2. Press release

    Sri Lanka’s New Decent Work Agenda launched

    17 May 2018

    Sri Lanka’s fourth Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) was launched on May 16, following signature of a memorandum of understanding between Government of Sri Lanka, employers’ organisations, and workers’ organisations; and the LO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives

  3. World Employment and Social Outlook

    A just transition to a green economy could create 14 million jobs in Asia and the Pacific

    14 May 2018

    ILO flagship report estimates job losses and job creation as the world moves to a greener economy.

  4. Press release

    Building ‘resilience” in SMEs will help to promote Decent Work

    13 May 2018

    Through investment in resilience measures, enterprises, in particular small ones, their workers and families and communities can be better equipped to face and manage the increasing threats from both natural disasters and conflict

  5. Meeting

    ILO congratulates Minister on new portfolio

    ILO Country Director for Sri Lanka and the Maldives Ms Simrin Singh called on Hon. Ravindra Samaraweera (10 May 2018) to congratulate him on his recent appointment as Minister of Labour and Trade Union Relations.

  6. Vacancy notice

    CALL FOR PROPOSALS: A detailed study for the improvement of water supply to smallholder farmers in Northern Province Sri Lanka

    02 May 2018

    ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka & Maldives calls for proposals from experienced qualified institutions/individuals to conduct a detailed study for the improvement of water supply to smallholder farmers in Northern Province of Sri Lanka.

  7. Statement

    World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    28 April 2018

    Address (as delivered) by Ms Simrin Director ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka & Maldives on 27 April 2018 at Hotel Galadari, Colombo 01

  8. Press release

    28 April 2018 – Improving the Safety and Health of Young Workers

    28 April 2018

    This year, to mark the World Day for Safety and Health at Work, 28th of April, the ILO has launched a global campaign to bring into sharp focus the need to improve the safety and health of young workers.

  9. workshop

    WIND and WISE Approached to Improve the Occupational Safety and Health Practices in Plantation

    The International Labour Organization a Mini Training on WIND and WISE Approached to Improve the Occupational Safety and Health Practices in Plantation Sector

  10. Workshop

    World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    The International Labour Organization in collaboration with the Ministry of Labour & Trade Union Relations, National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) together with the Employers & Workers is organizing a National Seminar on Occupational Safety & Health on 27th April 2018 to commemorate World Day for Safety and Health at Work. The workshop will be held at Galadari Hotel from 8.30 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.