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.

2015

  1. 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.

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

    16 December 2015

    Executive summary of the 129 page main report

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Social protection in ASEAN: employer perspectives and recommendations

    01 December 2015

    This report focuses on the business case for social protection, and summarizes employers’ views on social protection policies with reference to four countries: Cambodia and Indonesia, which are in the process of developing their social protection systems; Malaysia and Singapore, which have already established relatively advanced social protection systems.

  6. 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).

  7. 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).

  8. 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).

  9. 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).

  10. SCORE Indonesia Case Study: SCORE Training helps five companies win national productivity awards

    01 December 2015

    Five SCORE trained enterprises were honoured to receive 2015 PARAMAKARYA awards from President Joko Widodo at a ceremony in the Presidential Palace in Jakarta

  11. Indigenous Peoples in the World of Work in Asia and the Pacific: A Status Report

    01 December 2015

    Concerns for indigenous peoples’ rights and well-being are an integral part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which seeks to tackle poverty and inequality by empowering groups experiencing socioeconomic vulnerability. This report compiles, systematizes and analyses information on indigenous peoples in the world of work in 14 countries in Asia and the Pacific.

  12. Analytical report on the international labour migration statistics database in ASEAN: Improving data collection for evidence-based policy-making

    01 December 2015

    The report provides a broad-based quantitative analysis of the current and emerging trends in international labour migration into, from, and among the ten Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

  13. The state of social protection in ASEAN at the dawn of integration

    25 November 2015

    The ASEAN Declaration on Strengthening Social Protection channels a growing consensus in the region that the establishment of Social Protection Floors is fundamental for reducing poverty and inequality and promoting inclusive and sustainable growth.

  14. Impact brief: key socio-economic benefits

    24 November 2015

  15. Moving towards disability inclusion: Stories of change

    09 November 2015

    The stories presented in this publication illustrate how the ILO-Irish Aid Partnership Programme through the PROPEL project is promoting employment opportunities for persons with disabilities. PROPEL operates in Ethiopia, China, Indonesia, Viet Nam and Zambia.

  16. Guide for migrant domestic workers: a pocket book (in Bahasa Indonesia)

    03 November 2015

    Pocket book as one of the media to provide in-depth information about the procedures and regulations on pre-placement, placement, post-placement, the role of trade unions in the protection of migrant workers, etc.

  17. Impact monitoring report - first year end-line survey, October 2015

    01 November 2015

    The report shows that already significant positive changes in the rural people’s livelihood situation occurred a few months after the completion of the rehabilitation works. These changes include an increase in the availability and use of motorized transport, a decrease in people’s travel times, an increase in the number of local businesses and improved access to socio economic facilities and services.

  18. Strong export and job growth in Asia's garment and footwear sector

    29 October 2015

    This research note examines wages and working conditions in the garment sector in a range of countries in the Asia-Pacific region. It finds that developing countries in the Asia-Pacific region exported $601 billion worth of garments, footwear and textile products in 2014, three-fifths of the global total. More than 40 million workers are now employed in the sector in the Asia-Pacific region.

  19. The regulation of non-standard forms of employment in India, Indonesia and Viet Nam

    14 October 2015

  20. Skills matching and labour mobility: A policy position paper of the ASEAN Confederation of Employers

    25 September 2015

    As part of the employers’ component of the ASEAN Triangle project an Action Plan to fully engaging employers’ organizations in ASEAN processes was developed with the ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE.) Five priority areas namely: skills matching and mobility, occupational safety and health, hiring of migrant workers, elimination of forced labour and human trafficking, and non-discrimination in the workplace were identified. Regional meetings, training, policy and research work in each of these areas (with non-discrimination to follow in early 2016) were undertaken to strengthen the voice of employers in national and regional level policy discussions. These publications are the ACE policy position papers on four of the priority areas that were drafted, discussed and adapted as a result of regional meetings and workshops and later adopted by ACE