Timor-Leste resources

October 2019

  1. Timor-Leste moves forward to reach a future without child labour

    26 April 2017

    The Government of Timor-Leste has launched the first child labour survey and the series of labour force survey, supported by the ILO, to eradicate child labour in all its forms and promote decent work for all.

  2. Summary - Timor-Leste labour force surveys 2010-2013-2016: Main trends based on harmonized data

  3. Timor-Leste National Child Labour Survey 2016 - Executive Summary

  4. Timor-Leste launches its first National Child Labour Survey Report and Mini Labour Force Survey Report 2016

    26 April 2017

    The Government of Timor-Leste has taken an important step in its effort to eradicate child labour in all its forms, particularly the worst forms of child labour .

  5. Timor-Leste labour force surveys 2010-2013-2016: Main trends based on harmonized data

    FOLLOWING the publication of Timor-Leste Labour Force Surveys 2010 and 2013 Main Trends Based on Harmonized Data, it was decided to extend the series with data for 2016 derived from the Child Labour Survey (CLS) conducted by the Directorate General of Statistics (DGS) in 2016.

  6. Timor-Leste National Child Labour Survey 2016 - Analytical Report

September 2019

  1. Tripartite Dialogue & Capacity Building for Strengthening Mediation as Dispute Resolution Mechanism, Dili, 8 - 9 July 2019

  2. © Robert Scoble 2019

    Paving the way to inclusive rural development in Timor-Leste

    Timor-Leste needs to promote sustainable, inclusive employment and growth in its rural areas, where 70 per cent of the population live, if it is to achieve its development targets. To help, an ILO infrastructure project is finding work for women and those with disabilities in the agro-forestry sector.

August 2019

  1. Youth employment, a priority for the ILO in Timor-Leste

    26 April 2017

    Greg Vines to address major decent work issues, particularly skills development, job creation and income growth for youth, in meetings with government, employers and workers during a two-day visit.

July 2019

  1. Promoting the ratification of ILO conventions in Timor-Leste

    The ILO promotes the ratification of three ILO Conventions in Timor-Leste that are relevant with the needs and conditions of this young country. Since its independence in 2002, Timor-Leste has made significant progress.