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. Trainer's guide labour-based technology for rural road rehabilitation

    01 March 2016

    The purpose of this training manual is to provide technical management staff and contractors with appropriate guidelines for the effective management of routine road maintenance works. These training guidelines for training of small scale contractors in Labour Based road construction have been developed to assist trainers in planning, organizing and implementing training program.

  2. Manual labour-based technology for rural road maintenance

    01 March 2016

    The purpose of this training manual is to provide technical management staff and contractors with appropriate guidelines for the effective management of routine road maintenance works.

  3. Trainer's guide labour-based technology for rural road maintenance

    01 March 2016

    These training guidelines for training of small scale contractors and Community Maintenance Groups in Labour-Based road maintenance have been developed to assist trainers in planning, organizing and implementing training programmes for road maintenance.

  4. Manual, tender & pricing labour-based technology for rural road works

    01 March 2016

    This manual is developed for training purpose for the ERA and MPW/R4D bid process. The manual consists of guidelines for preparation and submission of a bid document and for estimating cost for the labour based road works, accompanied by an example of how to calculate the contract cost and a sample of a filled bid document.

  5. Trainer's guide, tender & pricing, contracts & business management for rural road works

    01 March 2016

    These training guidelines for training of small scale contractors have been developed to assist trainers in planning, organizing and implementing training program.

  6. Manual business management labour-based technology for rural road works

    01 March 2016

    This manual has been developed to complement the training materials developed by IADE for the National Certificate "Managing Small Construction Bids and Contracts". It is intended for use by directors, engineers and administrative staff of companies involved in the rural road construction works.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. Social Dialogue in Asia-Pacific

    19 February 2016

    This research note provides a brief overview of the different social dialogue models in Asia-Pacific and analyses the economic and social trends in social dialogue in the region.

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

    16 February 2016

    Answers to the questions frequently asked about SDGs

  12. "No One Should Work This Way" Preventing the Abuse of Domestic Workers

    08 February 2016

    The brochure covers pictures and stories of women who have been abused while working as domestic workers in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Nepal and the Philippines.

  13. Checklist - Guidance on improvements of occupational safety and health in household environment for the employers and domestic workers

    05 February 2016

    This guide can help workers perform independent monitoring on the working conditions and take corrective action voluntarily. The checklist is expected to help employers and domestic workers create a culture of safety and health in the household environment, so that the number of accidents can be minimized.

  14. Guidelines for a just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all

    02 February 2016

    These Guidelines are both a policy framework and a practical tool to help countries at all levels of development manage the transition to low-carbon economies and can also help them achieve their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDC) and the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

  15. Working hours in the global garment industry

    20 January 2016

    This research note provides an overview of working hours in the garment sector in major apparel exporting economies. It shows that garment exporters have a range of different limits on normal working hours, overtime work, and penalty rates for overtime, as well as different annual leave and public holidays.

  16. What Does the Minimum Wage Do in Developing Countries? A Review of Studies and Methodologies

    14 January 2016

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

    02 January 2016

2015

  1. Minimum wages in the global garment industry: Update for 2015

    17 December 2015

    This research note compares minimum wage levels for garment workers across major apparel-exporting middle and low income economies for 2015. The rates of change in minimum wages between 2014 and 2015 are also compared.

  2. Empowering women homeworkers from invisibility to leaders

    16 December 2015

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

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

    16 December 2015

    Based on findings of researches and studies ILO/MAMPU Project