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.

November 2016

  1. 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

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  2. Training courses on Economic Empowerment for Adult Entertainment Workers using Community-Based Enterprise Development (CBED) Curriculum

    1 - 2 August 2016

    Economic empowement for entertainment workers can support them in negotiating for better and safer working conditions, improved access to health services, and support their decision in job change for the better. Two training courses on business skills using CBED approach will be organized for 50 males and females working in entertainment service sector to support their business development plan or business performance.

July 2016

  1. Training of Trainers for Using the ILO International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses

    18 - 22 July 2016

    The training workshop is an annual cooperative activity between the LABADMINOSH/ILO, WHO and Health Environment Management Agency (HEMA) of the Ministry of Health, that aims to address the national efforts for prevention of pneumoconioses in Viet Nam.

  2. Second Workshop on the Development of a Comprehensive Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (CMEP)

    18 - 22 July 2016

    The ENHANCE project conducts the second CMEP workshop in Ho Chi Minh City during the week of 18 – 22 July 2016 with the participation of about 34 representatives from MOLISA, VCCI, VCA, VGCL, USDOL, ILO and three project’s provinces.

  3. Feasibility Study on Establishing Migrant Worker Resource Centres managed by Vietnam General Confederation of Labour

    15 - 18 July 2016

  4. Policy dialogue on the new Social Insurance Law

    13 - 29 July 2016

    The policy dialogue opens opportunities for key stakeholders to learn about the amended provisions in the new Social Insurance Law as well as to discuss the stumbling blocks encountered by employers and employees in their efforts to implement the policy effectively and to comply with the law.

June 2016

  1. Training of trainers for the pre-departure training curriculum for Taiwan (China)

    30 June - 2 July 2016

  2. Strengthening capacity for trainers on delivering workplace risk assessment training

    27 - 28 June 2016

    Objective of the activity is to equip knowledge and skills on 5 steps of workplace risk assessment for national private occupational safety and health (OSH) trainers who work as part-time trainers for VCCI, BWV and SCORE projects to be able to deliver training on the subject, particularly for SMEs.

  3. The Tripartite plus Consultation Workshop on the Draft Amendment on Guiding Implementation of the Law on Sending Contract-based Overseas Workers Abroad

    23 June 2016

    This workshop supports for the process of finalization the draft amendment of the Decree before sharing it with relevant departments and ministries for verification.

  4. Expert Workshop on Identification of Scope and Major Issues and Direction of the Revision of Labour Code 2012

    23 - 24 June 2016

    The workshop is an important element to prepare for the planned series of workshops in July and August 2016 to focus on specific IR and non-IR areas of law reform to assist MOLISA in drafting the revised Labour Code, with a first draft proposed by end of August 2016 and to send to the National Assembly in early 2017 with a view to National Assembly adoption of the revised Labour Code and Trade Union Law October 2017.