20 - 21 June 2016
Under the cooperation framework between Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and International Labour Organization (ILO), Pilot Programme phase II has been carrying out since 2014. In the third year of implementation, some major achievements have gradually been gained by the restless efforts of 05 pilot implementing units (PIUs) and guidance of VGCL’s Working party and IR Project Office. These pilot initiatives cover 69 grassroots trade unions (GTUs)/enterprises employing above 65.000 workers in various industries (garment, footwear, wood processing, mechanics, electronics, and tourism).
19 June 2016
Multi-employer collective bargaining was conducted in 04 Foreign Direct Investment enterprises with Korean capital. After a tough and drastic negotiation between employers and Hai Phong Economic Zone trade union with 2 series of separate negotiation rounds and 1 joint bargaining, all 04 employers of these enterprises and trade union agreed to conclude and sign the first Multi-employer Collective Bargaining Agreement among 04 FDI non-unionized enterprises on 19 June 2016.
Final Review Workshop and the ILO’s future collaboration to build capacity for labour inspection system
17 June 2016
The Final Review Workshop of the "Increasing Workplace Compliance through Labour Inspection in Vietnam" is organized in Hilton hotel, Hanoi on 17 June 2016 with participation of labour inspectors at both national and local level, as well as representatives from the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Vietnam General Confederation of Labour.
14 - 23 June 2016
To celebrate the World day against child labour, in Vietnam, ENHANCE project in collaboration with MOLISA have organized the advocacy workshop on prevention and elimination of child labour in supply chains on 14 June 2016.
1 - 18 June 2016
The communication campaign is to commemorate the World Day against Child Labour 2016 in Viet Nam and will include a series of activities, targeted at different audience groups
30 May - 3 June 2016
The training is organized by the Ministry of Inspectorate of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs in Da Lat from 30/5-03/6/2016.
Validation workshop on desk-review report identifying gaps in addressing sexual harassment in the workplace and relevant circular outline
24 May 2016
The report is expected to identify legal gaps which cause difficulties for labour inspectors in dealing with sexual harassment in the workplace. Its recommendations are used to develop the relevant circular outline.
16 - 20 May 2016
The training is organized by the Ministry of Inspectorate of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs in Thanh Hoa from 16-20 May 2016.
Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Training of the SCORE Project to be highlighted in New Labour Law Workshop in Ho Chi Minh City
14 May 2016
Experiences from SCORE’s OSH training/ counseling (Module 5) will be shared with authorities of industrial parks and enterprises on 14th May 2016 in a new Labour Law workshop in Ho Chi Minh City.
Workshops on project introduction and communes selection for project “Technical Support for Enhancing the National Capacity to Prevent and Reduce Child Labour in Viet Nam”
12 - 23 May 2016
Workshops on project introduction and communes selection for project “Technical Support for Enhancing the National Capacity to Prevent and Reduce Child Labour in Viet Nam” had been conducted in the morning of 12th May in An Giang and in the morning of 23rd May in Ha Noi.
10 - 11 May 2016
The VGCL/TUSSO/GUF Information Sharing and Cooperation Meeting is a biennium activity among Viet Nam General Confederation (VGCL) and international trade union organizations over the world, namely International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), National centres such as LO-Norway, LO-Sweden, , America Center for International Labour Solidarity (ACILS) etc and global unions such as Building and Wood Workers’ International – Asia-Pacific (BWI-AP), IndustriAll, UNI Asia-Pacific Regional Office ,Education International (EI), as well as trade union federations in region and international organizations (ILO CO Hanoi, FES-Hanoi and APHEDA). In 2014, the 5th Information Sharing and Cooperation Meeting was organized successfully in Phu Tho Province.
Workshop on Enhance the Cooperation between the Labour Sector and Law Enforcement in Identification, Support, and Protection of Victims of Trafficking in International Labour Migration
28 - 29 April 2016
Evaluation Workshop for "Sustainable and Responsible Tourism in Central Viet Nam" and "Skills for Trade" Projects
26 April 2016
After two years of implementation, the workshop aims to evaluate final results, and to collect inputs and comments from related stakeholders for sustainability of the two projects' activities
25 April - 15 May 2016
The ASEAN TRIANGLE Project recognizes that providing financial education for ASEAN migrants and assisting them in addressing family and cultural issues are valuable interventions that could enable them to achieve their goals for migration, and empower them through better-informed planning and decision making.
22 April 2016
Winners of 14 prizes are awarded at the event.
21 - 22 April 2016
The SURAC (Sub-regional Advisory Committee) meeting has served as an ILO platform for tripartite constituents to share information, experiences and provide guidance on anti-trafficking and migration management for over ten years.
19 April 2016
This consultation with partners in Vietnam will shape the project at national and regional levels. Discussion will take stock of challenges to supporting women's migration and discuss how three core priorities for the project could take shape in Vietnam: promotion of migrant women’s economic empowerment, ending of violence against migrant women, and promoting migrant women’s voice in decision making and leadership roles.
Annual Viet Nam Industrial Relations Forum 'Renovation of Viet Nam's Industrial Relations in the Process of Global Integration'
19 April 2016
Tripartite partners and ILO have decided to jointly organize an annual Viet Nam Forum on Industrial Relations. The proposed Viet Nam Forum is an annual meeting of not only tripartite partners and ILO, but also key stakeholders, including Vietnam’s major trading partners, leading multinational enterprises and their interlocutors, local business associations, local labour NGOs, international and national scholars, and journalists.
Launching Ceremony of USDOL funded Project "Building a Generation of Safe and Healthy workers - Safe and Healthy Youth"
15 April 2016
On 15 April 2016 in Hanoi, the ILO in collaboration with the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) organises the Launching Ceremony of the above-mentioned Project. Country Director Chang Hee Lee, MOLISA Deputy Minister Doan Mau Diep and a Representative of the US Embassy chair the Ceremony.
Workshop on Reform of Trade Union Activities - International Experiences and Perspective of Vietnam, 14 April 2016
14 April 2016
In the series of designing activities for the new Project of industrial relations, this workshop was organized in the purpose of sharing information with Viet Nam General Confederation of Labour about the upcoming reform of trade union activities. This workshop also provided a platform for international experts of industrial relations and labour issues to indicate suitable experiences of other countries as well as their perspectives towards Viet Nam's trade union renovation in the foreseeable future.