Migrant workers contribute to growth and development in their countries of destination, while countries of origin greatly benefit from their remittances and the skills acquired during their migration experience. Yet, the migration process implies complex challenges in terms of governance, migrant workers' protection, migration and development linkages, and international cooperation. The ILO works to forge policies to maximize the benefits of labour migration for all those involved.
With Uganda embracing digital transformation of jobs, stakeholders gather to discuss opportunities and challenges
01 June 2023
Province of Central Java to establish a Joint Inspection Team for Labour Norms in fisheries sector
29 May 2023
PROSPECTS Partnership joins efforts to increase employability and job opportunities in northern Lebanon
29 May 2023
Fair Recruitment Initiative
Global ILO led initiative to help prevent human trafficking, protect the rights of migrant workers, reduce the cost of labour migration and enhance development gains.
Migrants make significant and essential contributions to the economic, social and cultural development of their host countries and their communities back home. But too often these contributions go unrecognized."Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General