Publications

The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Jakarta.

2016

  1. Manual pavement labour-based technology for rural road works

    01 March 2016

    This Manual comprises two parts; Part 1 one covers Rigid Pavements and Part 2 covers Flexible Bituminous pavements and has been prepared for the training and accreditation of small scale domestic contractors and their staff in the construction of specific types of rigid and flexible pavements suitable for rural road construction in Timor Leste through the use of Labour-Based Technology.

  2. Trainer's guide pavement labour-based technology for rural road works

    01 March 2016

    These training guidelines for training of small scale contractors in the construction of rigid and flexible pavements using a predominately Labour Based approach have been developed to assist trainers in planning, organizing and implementing the training program.

  3. Working within institutions in fragile settings: strengthening national leadership through the embedded approach in Timor-Leste

    22 February 2016

    This paper provides an overview of selected lessons learnt from the ILO’s involvement in fragile Timor-Leste. In particular it focuses on the embedded approach, also referred to as the working within approach, and its significance for the sustained engagement of the ILO in Timor-Leste.

  4. Frequently asked questions about Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

    16 February 2016

    Answers to the questions frequently asked about SDGs

  5. Non-standard forms of employment in some Asian countries: A study of wages and working conditions of temporary workers

    02 January 2016

2015

  1. Empowering women homeworkers from invisibility to leaders

    16 December 2015

    Experiences, good practices and lessons from Indonesia in promoting decent work for homeworkers

  2. Recommendations for promoting decent work for home-based workers

    16 December 2015

    Based on findings of researches and studies ILO/MAMPU Project

  3. Empowering women homeworkers from invisibility to leaders

    16 December 2015

    Experiences, good practices and lessons from North Sumatera in promoting decent work for homeworkers

  4. Indonesia: homeworkers and enterprises - survey findings

    16 December 2015

    Shares information on the characteristics of enterprises and provides information that could be used to strengthen the competitiveness of enterprises, while improving the welfare of workers with whom they cooperate.

  5. Indonesia: homeworkers and intermediaries - survey findings

    16 December 2015

    Shares information on the key characteristics of intermediaries and provides information that could be used to improve the working conditions of these homeworkers.

  6. A study on the practices of employers in engaging homeworkers in West Java and Central Java Provinces

    16 December 2015

    This report presents the findings from the study as well as recommendations for APINDO and other relevant stakeholders to promote decent work for homeworkers.

  7. Homeworkers in Indonesia Results from the homeworker: mapping study in North Sumatra, West Java, Central Java, Yogyakarta, East Java and Banten

    16 December 2015

    To obtain information on the situations and working conditions of homeworkers, so that the information can be used by relevant stakeholders including policy makers, employers, trade unions, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and homeworkers’ organizations in their work to improve the living and working conditions of homeworkers in Indonesia.

  8. Employment relationships and working conditions in an Ikea rattan supply chain

    16 December 2015

    The research presents the findings on the working conditions of homeworkers engaged in the lowest tiers of the IKEA rattan supply chain, and presents recommendations to strengthen labour standards compliance in the supply chain so as to benefit both workers and businesses.

  9. Employment relationships and working conditions in an Ikea rattan supply chain: Executive summary

    16 December 2015

    Executive summary of the 129 page main report

  10. Home-based workers: Decent work and social protection through organization and empowerment - Experiences, good practices and lessons from home-based workers and their organizations

    16 December 2015

    The report presents experiences, good practices and lessons in empowering home-based workers and promoting decent work based on the review of the strategies used by support organizations in Chile, India, the Philippines and Thailand over the past 30 to 40 years. It shares the extensive knowledge and experience of home-based workers’ organizations in making home-based work visible, organizing and representing their members, and improving their working and living conditions.

  11. Indonesia: Labour and social trends update November 2015

    02 December 2015

    This information is a brief update on the labour and social trends in Indonesia.

  12. BDS sector: Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) Project - Intervention report

    01 December 2015

    This report is one in a series of intervention reports, with a focus on business development services (BDS) delivered in collaboration with the ILOs key counterpart, the Institute for Business Support (IADE).

  13. Cattle sector: Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) Project - Intervention report

    01 December 2015

    This report is one in a series of intervention reports, with a focus on the development of the beef cattle sector delivered in collaboration with the ILOs key counterpart, the Institute for Business Support (IADE).

  14. Horticulture sector: Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) Project - Intervention report

    01 December 2015

    This report is one in a series of intervention reports, with a focus on the development of the horticulture sector delivered in collaboration with the ILOs key counterpart, the Institute for Business Support (IADE).

  15. Tourism sector: Business Opportunities and Support Services (BOSS) Project - Intervention report

    01 December 2015

    This report is one in a series of intervention reports, with a focus on the development of the tourism sector delivered in collaboration with the ILOs key counterpart, the Institute for Business Support (IADE).