Public information

Welcome to the public information section, covering the ILO activities in Bangladesh. This page acts as a gateway to English and Bengali language information materials ranging from project publications to press releases, newsletters and brochures, speeches and photo gallery. You can also find contact details for the ILO’s communications staff based at the ILO-Dhaka office, also the project focal person, and the library services provide details of its publications.

For more information please contact the ILO Country Office for Dhaka office at
Tel: +880 2 9112836, Fax: +880 2 8114211 or Email

Press releases

  1. 110 newly recruited labour inspectors receive introductory training

    24 February 2015

    A total of 110 newly recruited labour inspectors are learning the skills necessary to help enhance working conditions and worker safety in Bangladesh.

  2. © Munir Uz Zaman / AFP 2015

    Improving working conditions in the ready made garment industry: Progress and achievements

    05 February 2015

  3. Major effort launched to complete remaining RMG factory inspections

    03 February 2015

    A major effort is underway to complete safety inspectionsof all remaining export-oriented ready-made garment factories.

  4. Employment injury insurance to benefit workers and employers alike in the RMG sector

    24 January 2015

    DHAKA – Bangladesh’s workforce and industry alike would benefit from the establishment of an employment injury insurance (EII) scheme according to specialists of the International Labour Organization (ILO)