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.

February 2017

  1. Training of trainers on management for agricultural cooperatives

    13 - 17 February 2017

    The five-day training on 13-17 February in Hanoi aims to introduce MyCoop - an ILO training manual to support the development of cooperatives in Viet Nam.

January 2017

  1. The second Meeting of the SafeYouth@Work Project Steering Committee in Viet Nam

    18 January 2017

    The Project Steering Committee (PSC) is a group of the key tripartite partners and stakeholders responsible for providing guidance on the implementation of the SafeYouth@Work project. The Second Project Steering Committee Meeting of SafeYouth@Work is to be held on 18 Jan 2017 in Ha Noi review the progress of the project and discuss project implementation in 2017.

  2. ENHANCE project Baseline Survey

    3 January - 31 May 2017

    From December 2016 to May 2017, ENHANCE project is conducting a baseline survey to provide inputs for designing project activities as well as the benchmarks to estimate the level of change caused by the project interventions.

December 2016

  1. Training of Trainers on “Understanding About Child Labour”

    18 - 23 December 2016

    A training of trainers (TOT) course for selected staff of the concerned partner/stakeholder agencies, mainly at the central who potentially become master trainers on child labour will be conducted.

  2. Future of work policy dialogue: How will Viet Nam address changing technologies and skills needs in the labour market?

    13 December 2016

    To support Viet Nam in identifying current gaps and getting prepared for the changes in the world of work, the ILO joins hands with the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs to organize the national policy dialogue on future of work with a focus on the role of technologies and skills issues in electronics and garment industries.

  3. Training on Planning for Action on the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour in 20 provinces

    1 - 2 December 2016

    To support for implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the NPA at provincial level, the ENHANCE project, in collaboration with UNICEF/Child Protection Section and the MOLISA/Bureau for Child Protection and Care (BCPC) will organize a technical workshop for the NPA implementing agencies of around 20 provinces and cities in Viet Nam. The workshop aims at sharing the information of the Sub-regional consultation workshop on achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 8.7, launching the NPA and assisting the participating provinces to formulate an implementation, monitoring and evaluation plan for their own provinces.

November 2016

  1. A refreshment workshop for SIYB master trainers

    22 - 25 November 2016

    To refresh the knowledge and update the revised SIYB training manuals for SIYB master trainers

  2. Training of Trainers (TOT) for Farmers' Union on Occupational Safety and Health

    21 November - 24 December 2016

    The TOT is organized in Danang City (21-24 November 2016) and in Viet Tri City, Phu Tho Province in December 2016 in collaboration with the Central Farmers' Union and the Department for Work Safety, MOLISA. Participants attending the TOT are provided with knowledge, methods, tools and approaches on OSH in general and risk assessment in particular to improve working conditions in the agricultural area in light of the new mandate.

  3. Piloting of the 2016 GET Ahead training packages in Viet Nam

    21 - 23 November 2016

    Vietnamese trainers are updated with the new version of the ILO's basic business training package "Gender and Enterprise Together: GET Ahead" as a pilot step for curriculum to be available worldwide by January 2017.

  4. National consultation workshop on developing a community-based tourism network

    4 November 2016

    The workshop aims at consulting all the key relevant stakeholders (public and private) in the development of a Viet Nam CBT Network

  5. The Training on Ethical and Gender-Responsive Recruitment of Women Migrant Workers in Viet Nam (Ethical Recruitment Appreciation Course)

    3 - 5 November 2016

    Training on ethical recruitment, incorporating a gender-sensitive approach and a focus on the experiences of women migrant workers, will be undertaken with recruitment agencies and relevant government regulatory bodies in Cambodia, Myanmar and Viet Nam.

  6. Media Assessment on child labour

    1 November - 21 December 2016

    ENHANCE project will conduct an assessment of national and provincial media groups, media providers including internet providers, channels and platforms to assess the feasibility and provide recommendation for ENHANCE’s public awareness raising strategy.

October 2016

  1. Conference on Social Dialogue, Productivity and Working Conditions

    24 October 2016

    The conference will present and discuss good practices of improving working conditions, productivity and competitiveness in Viet Nam.

  2. The Tripartite plus Consultation Workshop on the Draft Amendment of the Prime Minister Decision 144/2007/NĐ-CP dated 31 August 2007 on Establishment, Management and Unitization of the Overseas Supporting Fund

    14 October 2016

    This will support for the process of finalization the draft amendment of the Decision before submitting to the Prime Minister for approval on December 2016.

September 2016

  1. High Level Tripartite-Plus Policy Dialogue on Maximizing the Development and Employment Impact of Foreign Direct Investment and operations of Multinational Enterprises in the Vietnamese Electronics Sector

    29 September 2016

    The main objective of this high level policy dialogue is to facilitate the development and adoption of a Joint Plan of Action with priority issues to be addressed in partnership between the public and private sectors.

  2. The National Tripartite Preparatory Meeting for the 9th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour (AFML)

    9 September 2016

    The 9th AFML will carry the overall theme: “Better Quality of Life for ASEAN Migrant Workers through Strengthened Social Protection”.

  3. Summing up ILO-VGCL Pilot Programme 2014-2016, 08-09 September 2016

    8 - 9 September 2016

    This summing up meeting is the final activity of pilot imlementation within the framework of ILO Viet Nam IR Project. In this meeting, ILO, VGCL and pilot implementing units looked back together the journey of accompanying each other in a tough and new road, and gaining fruitful results as well as extracting varied precious lessons. The summing up meetin was organized by IR Department of VGCL with cooperation and support of IR Project.

  4. Training for Journalists on Media and Sex Work

    6 - 7 September 2016

    A two day training for reporters is expected to reduce the gap in media coverage on entertainment and sex work when little information on root causes of sex work and safety and health for sex workers is discussed and analysed.

  5. Baseline activities: Baseline Survey, Knowledge, Attitude and Practices Survey, Technical Capacity and Institutional Needs Assessment, Value Chain Analysis, Occupational Safety and Health Risk Assessments and Mass Media and Communication Assessment

    1 September 2016 - 28 February 2017

    From September 2016 to February 2017, ENHANCE project is planning to conduct baseline activities in order to better understand the situation and identify the needs of national and local beneficiaries such as children, youth, parents, workers, employers, governments, local community members, civil organizations and media. The project will also identify available resources, existing service providers and potential economic opportunities for the target communities as well as capacity and financial gaps to address the local needs.

August 2016

  1. Monitoring of the Viet Nam Association of Manpower Supply (VAMAS) Code of Conduct

    15 August - 31 December 2016

    Monitoring and evaluation on the application of the VAMAS Code of Conduct by licensed enterprises 2015 - 2016.