Publications on fair recruitment


  1. FAIR: Integrated Programme on Fair Recruitment Phase III (2022-2025)

    28 November 2022

  2. Industrial relations in the ready-made garment sector in Jordan

    19 October 2022

    The report aims to shed light on the status of industrial relations in Jordan’s garment manufacturing sector. It also seeks to inform forward-looking efforts led by ILO constituents and other stakeholders towards the continued establishment of a robust, sustainable system for addressing decent work deficits, and improving working and living conditions in the sector through social dialogue and respect for fundamental principles and rights at work.

  3. Gender-sensitive reporting and communication on labour migration

    25 August 2022

    Stories about “migrants” tend to not capture gender-related disparities and the specific challenges that women or men can face in their labour migration experiences, this brief explores how journalists and communicators can introduce a gender-sensitive approach to their work.

  4. Labour inspection and monitoring of recruitment of migrant workers

    23 August 2022

    With a view towards contributing to achieving fair recruitment of migrant workers, this paper offers an overview of the main challenges pertaining to monitoring of recruitment of migrant workers by labour inspectorates, along with suggested ways forward and pointers for possible action by the ILO.

  5. Reporting on forced labour and fair recruitment: An ILO toolkit for journalists in Uganda

    29 July 2022

    The ILO has facilitated adaptation of its global media toolkit on reporting on forced labour and fair recruitment, for use in Uganda. The toolkit is designed to help journalists and other media practitioners in Uganda to effectively report on labour migration and promote fair recruitment practices.

  6. Reporting on forced labour and fair recruitment: An ILO toolkit for journalists in Nigeria

    29 July 2022

    Within the framework of the FAIRWAY Global Programme supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, ILO has facilitated adaptation of the Global Media Toolkit for reporting on Forced Labour and Fair Recruitment for use by stakeholders in Nigeria.

  7. Media-friendly glossary on migration: Fair recruitment and forced labour- Uganda Edition

    29 July 2022

    The Glossary is part of the International Labour Organization (ILO) series of media-friendly glossaries on migration. It is intended to guide media practitioners on use of appropriate terminologies when writing/reporting about labour migration.

  8. Fair recruitment and access to justice for migrant workers

    30 June 2022

    The ILO has developed this paper to present good practices regarding migrant workers’ right to access to justice in the context of their labour recruitment.

  9. Frequently Asked Questions on Fair Recruitment

    24 June 2022

    The ILO has developed this series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on fair recruitment challenges to respond to questions commonly received by constituents. The FAQs are designed to provide user-friendly answers to technical questions related to the implementation of fair recruitment in practice.

  10. How digital technology can protect migrant workers from forced labour and exploitation

    22 June 2022

    Digital technology can be a game changer in migrant worker protection. But where to start? What digital products are already out there? How to make sure that technology delivers real benefits? A new research under the ILO Fair Recruitment Initiative provides answers.