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.


  1. Women and rural roads, July 2015

    01 August 2015

    The survey explores the social-economic outcomes for women who live on R4D-rehabilitated roads and provides a gender perspective on the data outlined in the R4D Labourers’ survey report.

  2. Labour and social trends in Indonesia 2014 - 2015: Strengthening competitiveness and productivity through decent work

    09 July 2015

    The ILO’s Jakarta Office’s seventh issue of the Labour and Social Trends in Indonesia focuses on strengthening competitiveness and productivity through decent work. Decent work plays an important role in strengthening the competitiveness and productivity of a nation.

  3. Indonesia: Wages and productivity for sustainable development

    08 July 2015

    Indonesia has sustained over a decade of economic growth, and this has provided an environment that has allowed growth in wages and regular wage employment to outperform most other countries in the world.

  4. Atauro, Timor-Leste tourism flyer

    30 June 2015

    This flyer is one of our tourism development initiatives, supported by BOSS Project (IADE/ILO) with Irish Aid/New Zealand Aid funding. Do come and visit Ataúro soon.

  5. Atauro, Timor-Leste tourism catalogue

    30 June 2015

    This brochure is one of our tourism development initiatives, supported by BOSS Project (IADE/ILO) with Irish Aid/New Zealand Aid funding. Do come and visit Ataúro soon.

  6. Timor-Leste tourism (flyer)

    30 June 2015

    Tourism is recognized as having good potential to increase employment and grow revenue for Timor-Leste

  7. Fiscal rules, growth and employment: A developing country perspective

    23 June 2015

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 184

  8. Roadmap towards a child labour-free Indonesia in 2022

    18 June 2015

    The Roadmap towards a Child Labour-Free Indonesia in 2022 is developed to support the implementation of the NAP-EWFCL. The Roadmap is developed as the elaboration of the NAP-EWFCL which contains an overview of key issues based on the experience of the first phase of ten years actions and strategic guide in accelerating the achievement of Child Labour-Free Indonesia in 2022. This roadmap is designed as reference for all parties, including relevant ministries and institutions, employers' organizations and business representatives, trade/labor unions, civil society groups (NGOs, social organizations, religious organizations, community organizations, and others), as well as international organizations.

  9. Synopsis of Nine Stories of Our Friendship with Domestic Workers: From Youth to Youth Programme (Teman Remaja Teman Setara)

    11 June 2015

    Teman Remaja Teman Setara (From Youth to Youth) is an educational programme providing scholarships on video diary and photo story workshops and production for youth as part of the effort to promote decent work for domestic workers through their stories and daily life experiences.

  10. Independent evaluation of the ILO's strategies on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, Volume I Full Report - Rev. Ed. (2015)

    08 June 2015

    Covering the period from 2008 to 2014, this evaluation reviews ILO’s strategy to advance Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work (FPRW), namely: the right to freedom of association and collective bargaining is widely known and exercised (Outcome 14); forced labour is eliminated (Outcome 15); child labour is eliminated, with priority to the worst forms of child labour (Outcome 16); and discrimination in employment and occupation is eliminated (Outcome 17). The case studies are contained in Volume II (online only).

  11. Independent evaluation of the ILO's strategies on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, Volume II Annexes - Rev. Ed. (2015)

    07 June 2015

    This report contains a collection of case studies as well as other thematic reports which were gathered as part of the desk review for the full report, Volume 1. SEE EDITOR's NOTE WITH APOLOGY.

  12. Code of conducts for protecting the domestic workers and eliminating the child domestic workers (in Bahasa Indonesia)

    01 June 2015

    The preparation of the Code departs from a common desire of APPSI and all members to provide protection to child domestic workers and eliminate child labour under the age of 18 years working in the household sector. The Code applies to all members of APPSI and become an integral part of the daily activities of APPSI and all members.

  13. Field assessment - apprenticeship in Indonesia: report on visits to companies in Balikpapan and Greater Jakarta

    28 May 2015

    This report reflected various aspects in apprenticeship such as recruitment of apprentices, program and duration of apprenticeship, organization of apprenticeship, certification, recruitment of the worker from the result of apprenticeship, etc.

  14. Guideline on domestic apprenticeship program in Indonesia

    28 May 2015

    This apprenticeship guideline refers to the technical level apprenticeship definition where apprentices are prospective workers who want to receive relevant work training, instead of school or college students who wish to receive on-the-job trainings as part of the curriculums’ requirement.

  15. Indonesia: Homework in East Java - Findings from a qualitative study

    21 May 2015

    The brief shares information on the key barriers to the protection of homeworkers and provides information that could be used to improve homeworkers’ access to decent work.

  16. ILO Works in Indonesia: 2014 results

    13 May 2015

    Presents the results of the ILO works/activities in Indonesia in 2014.

  17. Labourers' survey, April 2015

    01 May 2015

    The survey aims to gain insight into the benefits R4D labourers have derived from their employment with contractors carrying out R4D works. Benefits have been measured in terms of wages earned, the utilization of those wages and the impact on household decision making processes.

  18. Indonesia: Decent work for Indonesian migrant workers

    29 April 2015

    This brief provides a summary of the discussions that took place at the Indonesia country-level consultation of the UN ECOSOC 2015 Integration Segment on the theme of “Achieving Sustainable Development through Employment Creation and Decent Work for All,” Jakarta 24-25 Februari 2015.

  19. Timor-Leste Labour Force Survey 2013

    23 April 2015

    The Labour Force Survey (LFS) 2013 is the second such survey that has been carried out in Timor-Leste since the country became independent in 2002. The LSF, which took place over the course of two years between 2013 and 2014, did a survey over a sample of 780 households throughout the territory. The primary objective of LFS 2013 was to provide current data on the employment and unemployment situation at national and sub-national level. The LSF covers important information on the labor force related issues such employment, unemployment, seasonal employment, formal no non-formal employment.

  20. SCORE Case Study Indonesia: PT. Indo Veneer Utama delivered OSH Improvements that benefited all

    21 April 2015

    PT. IndoVeneer, a furniture manufacturer in Central Java, implemented SCORE Training module "Safety and Health at Work: A platform for productivity". Under the supervision of Labour Inspectors from Central Java Province, they created a plan to improve the OSH in their factory, beginning by modifying the vacuum used to extract dust from the work environment to optimize its performance.