Events and training on labour migration

November 2017

  1. Launch of How Immigrant Contribute to Thailand's Economy in Bangkok (ECLM project)

    29 November 2017

    An event was held in Bangkok on 29 November 2017 to launch the report, How Immigrants Contribute to Thailand’s Economy. The report was produced in the context of the project "Assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination" (ECLM). The agenda for this event can be downloaded below.

  2. The ILO and the United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP23

    6 - 17 November 2017

    The annual United Nations Climate Change Conference will be presided by Fiji and held in Bonn, Germany from 6-17 November 2017. This twenty-third session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23) will meet with the objective to advance the aims and ambitions of the Paris Agreement and achieve progress on its implementation guidelines.

October 2017

  1. Health Aspects of Labour Mobility Side Event

    12 October 2017

    The Health Aspects of Labour Mobility side event is organized in conjunction with the WHO, the IOM, and participating governments and takes place on 12 October 2017

September 2017

  1. Tripartite Meeting on issues relating to Migrant Fishers

    18 - 22 September 2017

  2. Establishing fair recruitment processes

    18 - 22 September 2017

    Are you interested to learn more about what you can do to reduce the risk of abusive and fraudulent recruitment of workers in the supply chain? Then join the ITCILO’s course on Establishing Fair Recruitment Processes.

July 2017

  1. Labour Migration Academy

    3 - 14 July 2017

    Enhancing Protection, Promoting Sustainable Development and Facilitating Fair and Effective Labour Migration Governance

June 2017

  1. The Meeting for the Development of the Workplan to Implement the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) - Malaysia Trade Union Congress (MTUC) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

    27 - 30 June 2017

    The MOU aims on increasing protection of Vietnamese migrant workers in Malaysia

May 2017

  1. Transnational circular migration of Bangladeshi contract workers

    30 May 2017

    Presenter: Professor Mahua Sarkar (Binghamton University, IEA de Nantes)

April 2017

  1. Training for Journalists in Tunisia on Labour Migration and Fair Recruitment

    19 - 20 April 2017

    A six-month comprehensive training programme for journalists to increase their knowledge on labour migration and investigative reporting techniques to enable them to report fairly an accurately on migration.

  2. The Publication Workshop: Fourth-year Evaluation of Recruitment Agencies’ Compliance with the VAMAS Code of Conduct

    17 April 2017

    This workshop is to recognize and publicize the rating (evaluation) of 88 recruitment agencies’ compliance with the VAMAS’s Code of Conduct.