ILO in Pakistan

  • National Tripartite Consultation

    Consensus emerges to escalate efforts for improved OSH conditions of Pakistan’s mine workers

    The ILO, in cooperation with the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development organized a two-day National Tripartite Consultation on OSH in the mining sector. The Consultation took stock of the OSH situation in the mining sector, raised awareness on the sub optimal working conditions, mapped possible solutions for improvement and identified roles and responsibilities of stakeholders in promoting a preventive safety and health culture.

  • Stakeholder dialogue

    Stakeholder dialogue on Socially Responsible Enterprises and Employers Federation of Pakistan’s national business agenda

    The Employers’ Federation of Pakistan (EFP) convened a stakeholders dialogue to raise awareness among stakeholders on key elements of the ILO’s Declaration on Multinational Enterprises & Social Policy. The ILO’s MNE Declaration Project, funded by the Government of Japan, supported this initiative of the EFP. Relevant stakeholders from the world of work, discoursed at length, focusing on the opportunities & challenges concerning occupational, safety & health and women engagement in the workforce.

  • © Yamuni Rashmika Perera / ILO

    World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends for women 2017

    Closing gender gaps could add US$ 3.2 trillion to the Asia-Pacific economy

    The new ILO World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends for Women, shows that reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy within Asia and beyond.

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    World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2017

    "Accurate data will help to save lives"

    "Countries that have good data will be better placed to fulfil their commitment to implement and report on the global plan of action to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all under the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development," says ILO Director-General on World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28th April.