Events and meetings

The ILO Country Office for Viet Nam organizes and takes part in a number of events and meetings. Below is a list of upcoming and past events. Any queries should be sent to the office by email.

March 2016

  1. Training of trainers on implementing training activities for labour inspectors

    23 - 25 March 2016

    The training will be conducted for a group of 20 core trainers who are labour inspectors from both central and provincial levels using the new training materials developed for labour inspectors. The training will take place in Hoa Binh Province in 3 days from 23-25 March 2016.

  2. Training workshop for labour inspectors on prevention approach in the framework of the Labour Inspection Campaign 2016 in the construction sector

    22 March - 8 April 2016

    The trainings provide labour inspectors with knowledge and understanding about labour inspection campaign 2016 and necessary skills to implement the campaign's activities with preventive approach.

  3. National Community Sharing Workshop on Community-Based Tourism (CBT)

    21 - 26 March 2016

    The workshop focused on initiatives and models that benefit the local communities and create ‘win-win situation’ with businesses in the Central Viet Nam .

  4. Launching of the Labour Inspection Campaign 2016 in the construction sector

    21 March 2016

    The Labour Inspection Campaign 2016 aims at promoting workplace compliance in the construction sector through the active advisory role of labour inspectors.

  5. Biannual meeting of the National Tripartite Advisory Committee

    21 March 2016

    The biannual meeting of the National Tripartite Advisory Committee aims to review the project implementation in the last six months and the achieved progress, as well as to provide strategic operational and policy guidance.

  6. Launching of Labour Code 2012 leaflets on labour contracts, working time, wage, social dialogue, collective bargaining and dispute resolution

    15 March 2016

    The launching of the Labour Code 2012 leaflets aims to maximize workers’ understanding and compliance of the Labour Code provisions related to labour contract, working time, wage, social dialogue, collective bargaining and dispute resolution.

  7. Labour Law compliance for safe construction sites

    10 March - 31 October 2016

    The labour inspection campaign in the construction sector with the theme of “Labour Law compliance for safe construction sites” is organized by Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) with the support from the International Labour Organisation (ILO).

  8. Training Workshop on Wage for Trade Union Officers

    7 - 8 March 2016

    It is expected that better understanding of wage related regulations will contribute greatly to better compliance of minimum wage. It is also expected that trade union at upper level trade union will be able to help grassroots trade union engage more effectively in wage fixing at enterprises.

  9. Validation Workshop for the ILO-VCCI Study on Decent Work in the Electronics sector in Vietnam: The Roles of MNEs in generating more and better jobs

    4 March 2016

    The workshop aimed to validate the preliminary findings and recommendations of ILO-VCCI study on decent work in the electronics sector in Vietnam and discuss the roles of multinational enterprises in generating more and better jobs.

  10. Training course on World Heritage Guide for Vietravel company’s tour guides in Da Nang city

    4 - 10 March 2016

    ILO sponsor this in-house skills training of the company by hiring two of the certified master trainers for the course. Skills improvement for these tour guides will contribute to the development of tourism sector in the central region including Thua Thien Hue and Quang Nam provinces.

February 2016

  1. Consultation Workshop on OSH Law’s Implementation Regulations on Occupational Accidents and the Assessment and Control of OSH Risks at the Workplace

    26 February 2016

    The main objective of the workshop is to contribute to the preparation for the effective implementation of the Law on Occupational Safety and Health in the up-coming time.

  2. Consultation Workshop on the Effective Implementation of the Law on Occupational Safety and Health

    25 February 2016

    The main objective of the workshop is to contribute to the preparation for the effective implementation of the Law on Occupational Safety and Health in the up-coming time.

January 2016

  1. Consultation Workshop on Draft Circular for Voluntary Pension Scheme in HCMC

    22 January 2016

    The workshop is to collect comments, inputs and concerns from different stakeholders, especially implementers including workers and social insurance agencies, on the first draft of the circular guiding the implementation of the provisions on voluntary social insurance in the Social Insurance Law and the Decree No. 134/NĐ-CP dated 29 December 2015.

  2. Consultation workshop on social dialogue manual draft in Hanoi – 21 Jan 2016

    21 January 2016

    VCCI and VGCL conduct a joint paper named Social Dialogue Manual. When the final draft is available, a consultation workshop is organized to collect comments and ideas for finalizing this manual.

  3. Consultation Workshop on Draft Circular for Voluntary Pension Scheme in Hanoi

    19 January 2016

    The workshop is to collect comments, inputs and concerns from different stakeholders, especially implementers including workers and social insurance agencies, on the first draft of the circular guiding the implementation of the provisions on voluntary social insurance in the Social Insurance Law and the Decree No. 134/NĐ-CP dated 29 December 2015.

  4. Training workshop on Occupational Safety and Health Inspection for senior labour inspectors

    18 - 22 January 2016

    The 5-day training workshop organized by ILO Country Office for Viet Nam in cooperation with the Ministry Inspectorate takes place in Hai Phong from 18 January 2016 to 22 January 2016.

  5. Review Meeting of Pilot Implementing Units in Da Nang – 15-16 Jan 2016;

    14 - 16 January 2016

    The VGCL/ILO Pilot program is going to the last year of project cycle with a lot activities which have been carried out; The pilots 1 and pilot 2 have been finalized; Pilot 3 has been strongly pushing with major successes in some pilots while pilot 4 is facing with many difficulties in implementation. According to the TOR of the pilot initiatives, the meeting of all pilot implementing units will be organised on quarterly basis to review the work done and to plan for the next period. This time the Review Meeting of VGCL/ILO pilot program will be carried out from 14-16 January in Da Nang in conjunction with Signing Ceremony of the first MCBA of Tourism Enterprises in Da Nang. This is the important chance of sharing information, updating the progresses as well as agreeing on the plan of pilot implementation between Pilot Implementing Units in 5 provinces, VGCL and ILO for the last months of project cycle.

  6. First Workshop on the Development of a Comprehensive Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (CMEP)

    11 - 15 January 2016

    The first workshop was conducted in Hanoi during the week of 11-15 Jan 2016 with participants at working level including MOLISA, USDOL, ILO and Departments of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (DOLISA) of HCMC, Hanoi and An Giang provinces.

December 2015

  1. Technical Workshop on Developing National Profile on Occupational Safety and Health in period of 2010 - 2015

    18 December 2015

    The main objective of the workshop is to contribute to the finalization of the National Profile on OSH in period of 2010-2015 through collecting technical comments and inputs on the first draft from tripartite partners and relevant stakeholders.

  2. Third year evaluation workshop of Recruitment Agencies’ Compliance with the VAMAS Code of Conduct

    18 December 2015

    This workshop is to publicize the rating (evaluation) of 66 recruitment agencies’ compliance with the VAMAS’s Code of Conduct.