Publications on labour migration

May 2017

  1. GLP Report

    Good Labour Practices Programme Report

    23 May 2017

    The EU-funded Ship to Shore Rights Project is charged with a revision and expansion of the 2012 Good Labour Practices Programme (GLP) which taught workplace labour standards in the Thai shrimp-peeling industry. A revised programme must respond to the urgent changes in the Thai and global seafood industries in the last few years.

  2. Publication

    Employment Situation in Latina America and the Caribbean (nº16)

    11 May 2017

    New ECLAC-ILO report indicates that the increase in average regional unemployment in 2016 was the biggest annual rise in two decades. It also includes an analysis regarding the characteristics of immigrants’ insertion in the world of work.

  3. Publication

    Employer-Migrant Worker Relationships in the Middle East: Exploring scope for internal labour market mobility and fair migration

    04 May 2017

    Reforming migrant worker visa-sponsorship schemes in the Middle East can benefit the economies of receiving countries as well as the migrant workers themselves.

April 2017

  1. Report IV

    Addressing governance challenges in a changing labour migration landscape

    10 April 2017

  2. Publication

    Brief: The ILO Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    03 April 2017

    As part of the wider UN response to the Syrian refugee crisis, the ILO has adopted a development-focused and employment-driven strategy to support host communities and refugees so as to maintain and reinforce the social and economic stability of the affected neighbouring countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Egypt). This addresses in particular the key strategic direction of the 3RP of investing in livelihoods and employment opportunities to better equip refugees and host community members to provide for themselves and their families.

March 2017

  1. Publication

    Skills mismatch of natives and immigrants in Europe

    27 March 2017

    In this Technical Report several methodologies are used to analyse trends in skills mismatch of natives and immigrants in Europe.

  2. Publication

    Safeguarding the Rights of Asian Migrant Workers from Home to the Workplace

    22 March 2017

  3. Publication

    Progress of the implementation of recommendations adopted at the 3rd – 8th ASEAN Forums on Migrant Labour: Background paper to the 9th AFML

    22 March 2017

  4. Publication

    Transnational Migration of Domestic and Care Workers in Asia Pacific

    14 March 2017

    This report examines the patterns of and policies related to migration of domestic and care workers in East and Southeast Asia, a sub-region within Asia.

  5. Working in Freedom Project

    Migrant women workers and overt migration policies in Nepal: A law and policy baseline study

    13 March 2017