Events and meetings


  1. Interactive Discussion on Youth Employment - The Future is Yours: Bridging the Gap of Work for Indonesian Youth

    29 October 2016

    The ILO has had a long-standing commitment to promote decent work for youth. Supported by a unique tripartite structure that brings together the key players in the world of work, ILO’s activities on youth employment around the world, including in Indonesia, span over advocacy, knowledge development and dissemination, policy and technical advice and capacity building services.

  2. Training for Labour Inspectors on Maritime Labour Convention

    25 - 27 October 2016

    Indonesian just recently ratified the MLC, 2006, and shows a strong commitment to provide protection in addition to protection for the improvement of the welfare of Indonesian seafarers working on board foreign flag and/or Indonesian flagged vessels sailing in international waters also as protection for the ship industry.

  3. Definition Seminar of the National Strategy for Social Protection of Timor-Leste: 2nd Phase

    19 - 20 October 2016

    This seminar is part of the activities provided by the ACTION project / Portugal to Timor-Leste and is financed by the Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security of the Portuguese Republic.

  4. Launching of Domestic Workers Skill Training on Household and Family Cooking

    4 October 2016

    The Government of Indonesia has adopted the new National Work Competence Standard (SKKNI) 2015 for Individual Service Serving Household under the Ministrial Decree no. 313/2015. The new SKKNI has accommodated some elements from the Regional Model Competency Standard (RMCS).

  5. 9th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour National Tripartite Preparatory Meetings

    29 September 2016

    The ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour is an open platform for the review, discussion and exchange of best practices and ideas between governments, workers’ and employers’ organizations, and civil society stakeholders on key issues facing migrant workers in South East Asia.

  6. Capacity Building Sessions for High Level Meeting of Network of Mayors

    27 - 30 September 2016

    Decent work is the ILO's primary goal for everyone, including persons with disabilities. The ILO has worked for over 50 years to promote skills development and employment opportunities for people with disabilities based on the principles of equal opportunity, equal treatment, mainstreaming into vocational rehabilitation.

  7. Extending Social Protection Coverage in Indonesia

    26 - 27 September 2016

    On the tripartite conference and high level dialogue organized in February and August 2016, respectively, the tripartite constituents in Indonesia agreed that social protection is one of priorities on Indonesia’s agenda for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) toward Decent Work for All.

  8. Indonesia Labour Market Outlook Interactive Discussion

    15 September 2016

    Indonesia is now considered as a middle-income country. Therefore, the country has reached a stage in its economic and social development where labour market institutions need to play a more central role in fostering a fair distribution of income. Overall, promoting decent work will play an important role in strengthening the competitiveness, productivity, job creation in Indonesia.

  9. SCORE Gender Training

    6 - 7 September 2016

    The training aims to improve the knowledge and increase understanding of training participants (small-sized and medium-sized enterprises) about the gender initiatives in the enterprises and practice on gender equality and non–discrimination at work, with a focus on strengthening the principles of equal employment opportunities.

  10. Training of Trainers on Evidence-Based Collective Bargaining

    4 - 11 September 2016

    Garment is one of the priority industries for employment creation in Indonesia, along with other labour intensive industries, including textile, footwear, electronic industries, and infrastructure projects. Contributing around 10-12 percent of employment, garment is among the top five contributors to employment in manufacturing sector.

  11. High Level Tripartite Dialogue on Employment, Industrial Relations and Social Protection

    25 - 26 August 2016

    Jointly hosted by the Indonesian Ministry of Manpower and the International Labour Organization (ILO), the Tripartite Dialogue is aimed to further promote the implementation of SDGs in the country.

  12. First Decent Work Country Programme Tripartite Steering Committee Meeting

    5 August 2016

    The Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) for Timor-Leste 2016-2020 was recently launched in May 2016. DWCP is a framework that ILO uses as a basis to deliver technical cooperation to ILO member States and in particular to strengthen the technical and institutional capacity of the tripartite constituents in Timor-Leste

  13. Organizing and Decent Work for Domestic Workers and Elimination of Child Labour in Domestic Work

    4 - 6 August 2016

    Domestic work is one of the largest sectors of informal sector work in urban areas in Asian countries and an important source of employment of migrant workers, predominantly women and children. Globally, one in every 13 female wage worker is employed in domestic work. Developing countries in Asia are a major source of international migrants working as domestics both within Asia and beyond.

  14. National workshop and drafting process to develop the National Action Plan (NAP) on Child Labour and Forced Labour in Timor-Leste

    3 - 4 August 2016

    As part of the immediate actions against child labour, the Government of Timor-Leste has formally established the National Commission against Child Labour. The National Commission aims to implement and monitor the ILO Convention No. 182 concerning the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour.

  15. Trade Union Workshop on Sustainable Development, Green Jobs and Decent Work in Indonesia

    30 June 2016

    This initial training workshop is aimed at providing an overview and common understanding among key trade union representatives in Indonesia, on the concepts of ‘Sustainable Development, Inclusive Growth, Green Jobs & relevance of Decent Work mechanisms to achieving these.

  16. Promoting Organizing, Collective Bargaining and Decent Work in Garment Industry

    29 - 30 June 2016

    The training programme will provide an opportunity for the participants to learn and share experiences on management policies, organizing & collective bargaining strategies of the unions. Within this context, the participants will also learn about factors affecting wages, productivity and ILO policies for promoting Decent Work for all workers.

  17. Decent Work Country Programme Consultation Workshop

    27 June 2016

    Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) is a framework that ILO uses as a basis to deliver technical cooperation to ILO member States and in particular to strengthen the technical and institutional capacity of the tripartite constituents in the country.

  18. Definition Seminar of the National Strategy for Social Protection of Timor-Leste: 1st Phase

    14 - 16 June 2016

    The seminar aims at supporting national institutions in design, implementation and evaluation of social protection programs for the implementation of National Flooring Social protection.

  19. World Day Against Child Labour 2016 in Indonesia and Timor-Leste

    13 June 2016

    The ILO Country Office for Indonesia and Timor-Leste has held two commemoration activities in Indonesia and Timor-Leste to campaign against child labour, including a multimedia presentation, a live talkshow, a drama play and media interviews.

  20. End child labour in supply chains - It's everyone's business!

    12 June 2016

    This year, the focus for World Day Against Child Labour – marked on 12 June - is on child labour and supply chains. With 168 million children still in child labour, all supply chains, from agriculture to manufacturing, services to construction, run the risk that child labour may be present.