Publications

The ILO Office in Bangladesh publishes reports, working papers, brochures and training manuals. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Dhaka. Email

2017

  1. Managing Safety and Health in the Workplace

    19 January 2017

    This Bangla-language publication forms part of a set of modules designed to help Safety Committees operate more effectively. This module provides information for senior management to Senior management to establish a system for the management of health and safety in the workplace.

  2. Safety Committee

    19 January 2017

    This Bangla-language publication forms part of a set of modules designed to help Safety Committees operate more effectively. This module focuses on the establishment and operations of Safety Committees.

2016

  1. Manual for capacity building of DIFE inspectors on follow-up of preliminary safety assessments and CAP development

    20 October 2016

    This manual provides guidance for inspectors on how to follow up preliminary safety assessments of RMG factories and the development of Corrective Action Plans (CAPS).

  2. ILO Bangladesh Newsletter

    01 September 2016

  3. Bangladesh: Looking beyond garments – an employment diagnostic study

    01 September 2016

    This joint ILO/ADB report looks at areas and actions for Bangladesh to develop its economy away from reliance on the ready made garment sector.

  4. Basic English and Arabic words for Care Work: Promoting Decent Work for Care Providers – Instructors manual

    28 August 2016

    Instructors manual for a language course to teach migrants who will take up care work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  5. Basic English and Arabic words for Electrical trade: Promoting Decent Work for Electricians– Instructors manual

    28 August 2016

    Instructors manual for a language course to teach migrants who will take up the electrical trade basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  6. Basic English and Arabic words for Construction Trade: Promoting Decent Work for Construction Workers’ – Instructors manual

    28 August 2016

    Instructors manual for a language course to teach migrants who will take up construction work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  7. Basic English and Arabic words for Housekeeping trade: Promoting Decent Work for Domestic Workers’ – Instructors manual

    28 August 2016

    Instructors manual for a language course to teach migrants who will take up domestic work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  8. ‘Basic English and Arabic words for Care Work: Promoting Decent Work for Care Providers – Students booklet

    28 August 2016

    Students booklet for a language course to teach migrants who will take up care work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  9. ‘Basic English and Arabic words for Electrical trade: Promoting Decent Work for Electricians – Students booklet

    28 August 2016

    Students booklet for a language course to teach migrants who will take up the electrical trade basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  10. ‘Basic English and Arabic words for Construction Trade: Promoting Decent Work for Construction Workers’ – Students booklet

    28 August 2016

    Students booklet for a language course to teach migrants who will take up construction work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  11. ‘Basic English and Arabic words for Housekeeping trade: Promoting Decent Work for Domestic Workers’ – Students booklet

    28 August 2016

    Students booklet for a language course to teach migrants who will take up domestic work basic vocabulary in English and Arabic

  12. Executive Summary of the major finding of the skills and employment baseline assessment of indigenous and tribal peoples in Bangladesh

    11 August 2016

    The overall objective of the proposed study is to assess the socio-economic conditions, skills and employment situations of indigenous and tribal peoples in Bangladesh and develop recommendations for related interventions and programmes.

  13. Remediation financing in Bangladesh’s ready made garment sector: An overview

    20 June 2016

    High interest rates and a lack of financial literacy are highlighted as major obstacles to factories in the Bangladesh Ready Made Garment (RMG) sector from obtaining remediation financing according to a report launched by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and International Labour Organization (ILO) in Dhaka today.

  14. ILO Bangladesh Newsletter

    01 May 2016

  15. 10 Tips on OSH (English)

    29 April 2016

    This simple English language brochure gives basic information on 10 ways to make workplaces safer.

  16. What is a Safety Committee? (English)

    29 April 2016

    This simple English language brochure gives basic information on what are Safety committees and what do they do.

  17. What is a Safety Committee?

    28 April 2016

    This simple Bangla language brochure gives basic information on what are Safety committees and what do they do.

  18. 10 Tips on OSH

    28 April 2016

    This simple Bangla language brochure gives basic information on 10 ways to make workplaces safer.