This is a list of official ILO press releases issued by the ILO office in Jakarta and Timor-Leste. Some are available in multiple languages, indicated on the top of each release. The most recent release is at the top.
17 April 2017
The national dialogue is aimed to raise the awareness about the Future of Work Initiative as well as to generate a shared understanding of the forces transforming the work of work in Indonesia. The event also provides a venue for participants to exchange experiences and ideas on how to effectively respond and tackle both future employment opportunities and challenges.
07 April 2017
Indonesian key labour actors have called for intensified and integrated efforts to improve and promote labour law compliance in Indonesia. They have also called for the modernization of the labour inspection function by moving from a traditional approach to a strategic labour compliance approach through the involvement and strengthened collaboration with multi-stakeholders.
03 April 2017
The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Indonesia Ministry of Manpower are co-hosting a symposium to promote innovation in labour law compliance. The event, which will take place between 4 to 6 April at the JS Luwansa Hotel in Jakarta, will engage some 100 participants from both the public and private sector to share experiences and ideas for innovative, effective labour inspection.
Launch of the Roads for Development (R4D) Phase 2 and Inauguration of R4D Road in Same of Timor-Leste
23 March 2017
The Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Communications (MPWTC) launched Phase II of the Government of Timor-Leste’s key programme in the rural roads sector – the Roads for Development Programme (R4D) – in Same, Manufahi. As part of the launch, one of R4D’s rehabilitated core rural roads, the Same-Daisua-Grotu road (length 11.2 km), was inaugurated.
26 December 2016
Considering millions of Indonesian workers and their families have to travel to countries other than their own to find work, the two-day seminar on “Promoting Decent Work for Indonesian Migrant Workers” concluded with recommendations for Indonesia to apply fair recruitment principles and to promote universal coverage of the social security system for all Indonesian migrant workers.
The Indonesia Business and Disability Network to promote diversity and inclusiveness at the workplace
20 December 2016
Indonesia continues to move towards inclusive business with the establishment of the Indonesia Business and Disability Network (IBDN) in December 2016.
16 December 2016
The seminar took a closer look at challenges and opportunities in Indonesia to mainstream social performance management (SPM). A full session was dedicated to discussing SPM approaches and practices in Indonesia.
16 December 2016
The 16th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting (APRM) of the International Labour Organization (ILO) concluded with a call for governments, workers’ and employers’ organizations in the region to do more to promote inclusive growth, social justice and decent work.
Indonesia Business and Disability Network (IBDN) encourages corporations to promote diversity and inclusivity in the workplace
16 December 2016
Coinciding with the month of Disability Awareness this December, five companies have agreed to sign a commitment and establish the Indonesia Business & Disability Network (IBDN) that aims at promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace.
ILO’s Asia-Pacific labour conference calls for more efforts to achieve equitable economic growth with decent work
13 December 2016
The meeting discussed issues affecting employment and the world of work in the Asia, Pacific and Arab States.