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

2020

  1. Features of Model TVET Institutes

    19 May 2020

    ILO’s EU funded Skills 21 project is transforming seven TVET institutes into ‘model’ training institutions that will be more inclusive, environmentally-conscious and better integrated with local economies/industry. This publication is showing the features that transform these institutes into a 'model TVET'

  2. Skills 21 Bulletin Issue 1, May 2020

    19 May 2020

    The bulletin aims to inform the wider audience about the activities undertaken by the Skills 21 project for Technical and Vocational Education and Training on a certain thematic issues. It also presents selected news from the partner TVET institutes of the project is working with.

  3. Technical webinar: Environmental Regulatory Systems in the Textile & Garment Sector

    29 April 2020

    The technical webinar will bring together experts in the field to discuss preliminary findings and emerging themes. The webinar is a consultation dialogue with the taskforce members of the Textile Eco-innovation Research Network (TERN) of the Decent Work in the Garment Sector Supply Chains in Asia project (ILO-Sida).

  4. Recommendations for Asia garment factories on how to address the COVID-19 pandemic

    15 April 2020

    This thematic brief sheds light on how the COVID-19 outbreak has affected Asian garment factories, while outlining key recommendations to overcome the crisis.

  5. ILO 'Better Work' guidelines for factories in the garment sector

    02 April 2020

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    ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 1st Edition

    18 March 2020

  7. Social protection systems for all to prevent homelessness and facilitate access to adequate housing

    20 February 2020

    The role of social protection systems in reducing poverty and inequality, preventing homelessness, and facilitating access to adequate housing.

  8. Better Work Bangladesh Newsletter - Issue 1, 2020

    09 January 2020

  9. Gender equality in the Bangladesh RMG industry

    08 January 2020

    An infographic highlighting the findings of a baseline study conducted by ILO's Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector programme in Bangladesh

  10. Maternity benefit in the Bangladesh RMG industry

    08 January 2020

    An infographic highlighting the findings of a baseline study conducted by ILO's Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector programme in Bangladesh

  11. Occupational safety in the Bangladesh RMG industry

    08 January 2020

    An infographic highlighting the findings of a baseline study conducted by ILO's Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector programme in Bangladesh

  12. Workers' welfare in the Bangladesh RMG industry

    08 January 2020

    An infographic highlighting the findings of a baseline study conducted by ILO's Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector programme in Bangladesh

  13. Working hours and leave in the Bangladesh RMG industry

    08 January 2020

    An infographic highlighting the findings of a baseline study conducted by ILO's Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector programme in Bangladesh

  14. Baseline Study - Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-made Garment Sector Programme

    08 January 2020

2019

  1. A Decade of Skills Development: The ILO in Bangladesh 2008-2018

    15 December 2019

    For more than a decade, the ILO has worked closely with the Government of Bangladesh, and a network of social partners, to reform the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector and to improve access for people to increase their skills and employability, in particular, youth, women and people from vulnerable groups.

  2. Employment and environmental sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

    20 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  3. Employment and environmental sustainability in Bangladesh

    18 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  4. Better Work Bangladesh Newsletter – September 2019

    04 November 2019

    The latest newsletter from Better Work Bangladesh (BWB) highlights the key activities of the programme from May to August 2019.

  5. Web Application on Freedom of Association

    02 November 2019

    How to secure and promote freedom of association? This web application provides an overview of the principles on freedom of association and explains how ILO procedures and bodies can be best used to secure and promote freedom of association across the world.

  6. Implementation of the Bangladesh Compact Technical Status Report May 2018

    09 October 2019