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.

June 2011

  1. Action Campaign for the World Day Agains Child Labour in Viet Nam 2011

    1 - 12 June 2011

    The communication campaign is to commemorate the World Day against Child Labour 2011 in Viet Nam and will include a series of activities, targeted at different audience groups

May 2011

  1. National Technical Seminar to Share Results of the Training Provider Survey piloted in Bac Ninh, Da Nang & Ben Tre

    30 May 2011

    The seminar objectives is to share and discuss the results of the pilot survey on available training providers and vocational training courses in Bac Ninh, Da Nang & Ben Tre in 2011. This exercise provides updates for the same survey conducted in 2009 and includes the providers and courses of MoLISA, MoET and other private stakeholders.

  2. ToT Workshop on OSH-Management Systems

    23 - 24 May 2011

    The objective of the workshop is to develop a network of local government OSH officials with sufficient technical skills to implement practical training activities on the OSH management system.

  3. Training Course: Making Microfinance Work: Managing for Improved Performance

    23 May - 3 June 2011

    This is an opportunity for senior managers in microfinance institutions, department managers, internal auditors, regional managers, branch managers and “managers-in-training” to learn and share their experience in microfinance management.

  4. Training workshops on Labour Market Information and Analysis

    19 - 20 May 2011

    The main objective of this workshop is to contribute to developing the capacity of the selected Employment Service Centres and DoLISA Employment Units to better understand and contribute to labour market information and analysis in Vietnam, and to effectively manage their performance at delivering services and implementing labour market policy and programs.

  5. Training of facilitators on conducting a gender self-assessment in business support organizations

    18 - 20 May 2011

    A three-day training workshop aimed at facilitators who learn how to assist business support organizations to carry out a self-assessment of their level of gender awareness and gender mainstreaming. The “FAMOS check” aims to promote internal learning in business support organizations, and to identify good practices and gaps regarding gender mainstreaming and provision of services to women micro- and small-scale entrepreneurs.

  6. Training of facilitators on conducting a gender self-assessment in business support organizations

    18 - 20 May 2011

    A three-day training workshop aimed at facilitators who learn how to assist business support organizations to carry out a self-assessment of their level of gender awareness and gender mainstreaming. The “FAMOS check” aims to promote internal learning in business support organizations, and to identify good practices and gaps regarding gender mainstreaming and provision of services to women micro- and small-scale entrepreneurs.

  7. Stakeholder Workshop on Pro-Poor Tourism Value Chain Development

    16 May 2011

    The objectives of this stakeholder workshop are to raise awareness and to receive inputs from key stakeholder representatives on the project activities.

  8. Training workshops on Labour Market Information and Analysis

    9 - 10 May 2011

    The main objective of this workshop is to contribute to developing the capacity of the selected Employment Service Centres and DoLISA Employment Units to better understand and contribute to labour market information and analysis in Vietnam, and to effectively manage their performance at delivering services and implementing labour market policy and programs.

April 2011

  1. Workshop on Labour Issues in Bilateral and Regional Foreign Trade Agreements

    29 April 2011

    The workshop is to discuss substantive labour issues under Foreign Trade Agreements (FTA) Negotiation.

  2. National Tripartite Workshop on the ILO Convention on Promotional framework on Occupational Safety and Health

    28 April - 28 June 2011

    This is the opportunity for discussions among the governmental competent agencies, representative organizations of employers and employees on the feasibility report of the Convention No. 187 in order to strengthen the management, organization and implementation of OSH and to prevent occupational accidents and diseases at workplaces in Viet Nam.

  3. Visioning Event for an ILO Asia Pacific Community of Practice on Industrial Relations (AP-IR Net)

    26 - 28 April 2011

    Launched as part of the Asian Decent Work Decade Knowledge Networks series, the AP-IR Net community of Practice (CoP) sets the stage for ILO constituents, IR professionals, academia and others to interact and to share resources, experiences, expertise and ideas in order to find timely solutions to a range of legal, policy and practical challenges in labour and employment relations.

  4. Safety Fun Run 2011

    17 April 2011

    on 17 April 2011, the Safety Fun Run is organized by Better Work for the second year to mark the World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2011.

March 2011

  1. National Workshop on Successful Strategies for Women’s Entrepreneurship Development

    18 March 2011

    This is an opportunity for project’s partner organizations - Viet Nam Cooperative Alliance (VCA) and Viet Nam Women Union at national and local levels – as well as INGOs, donors and technical agencies to share experiences regarding economic empowerment of women and mainstreaming gender equality concerns in the field of entrepreneurship development.

  2. Workshop on "Safety Culture, Risk Management, Competence and Training"

    18 March 2011

    The workshop aims at identifying preliminarily capacity and demands to support hazard and risk evaluation at enterprise level to orient activity of evaluating and controlling hazards and risks in future. This is also an opportunity to exchange experience in evaluating and controlling hazards and risks among participating countries

  3. Mid-term Steering Committee Meeting and Retreat of IR project

    3 - 4 March 2011

    The Steering Committee Meeting aims to review the work undertaken so far and examine the work plan for the remaining period of the IR Project

February 2011

  1. National CB-TREE advocacy workshop

    25 - 26 February 2011

  2. Launching the "Opportunities for All" Initiative - how to manage disability and HIV in the workplace

    18 February 2011

    Opportunity for All is a comprehensive program of training and in-factory assistance to help enterprises to develop an HIV prevention policy and strategy and a disability management policy and strategy.

  3. ILO/SKILLS-AP/Japan Regional Workshop and Study Programme on “Addressing Skills Mismatch through Public Private Partnerships”

    14 - 18 February 2011

    The workshop aims to assist tripartite delegations from selected countries in the region to discuss and find effective ways to develop partnerships between training institutions and industries in making the skills development system more responsive to labour market needs and to reduce skills mismatch.

January 2011

  1. Asia-Pacific Knowledge Sharing Network on Youth Employment (APYouthNet): Rejuvenation Event

    25 - 28 January 2011

    APYouthNet will host a rejuvenation event to take stock of the progress made in the community since its launch two years ago.