News and articles

  1. © Yamuni Rashmika Perera / ILO 2019

    Reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy

    14 June 2017

    New ILO report shows closing the gender gaps by 25 per cent by 2025 could add US$ 5.8 trillion to the global economy and boost tax revenue.

  2. Promoting women’s economic empowerment in rural Nepal: Mina’s story

    09 June 2017

    Breaking gender stereotypes and caste-barriers, Mina Bardewa not only started earning a means of livelihood, but also boosted her self-confidence after she got an opportunity to work as part of the Road Maintenance Group (RMG) in Nepal.

  3. WORLD OF WORK SUMMIT Fair Sex, Unfair Deal

    08 June 2017

    Women’s empowerment underpins equal, just and peaceful societies - published in the New Spotlight magazine, June-July 2017

  4. Call for Proposals - Training Partners (TPs) for skill/employability enhancement for the freed-Haliyas in Kanchanpur and Bajura Districts

    08 June 2017

    The ILO Bridge Project invites Training Partners (TPs) to provide skill/employabiliy enhancement training to around 700 freed-Haliyas in the two districts (Kanchanpur and Bajura) as part of its livelihood intervention package.

  5. Turning mission impossible into mission possible

    02 June 2017

    Read Johannes (Hans) Lokollo, Senior Adviser for ILO Nepal from 1996-1999, as he takes you on his journey of turning the impossible into possible.

  6. Call for Expression of Interest: National Consultants

    26 May 2017

    The ILO Country Office for Nepal is inviting a call for applications for the position of Consultant.

  7. International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

    17 May 2017

    The United Nations in Nepal, in collaboration with the Blue Diamond Society, observed the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia by hoisting the symbolic rainbow flag at the UN House, Kathmandu on 17 May 2017.

  8. “Services Should Get Closer To Local Level” Richard Howard

    08 May 2017

    Richard Howard, Director, ILO Country Office for Nepal spoke to New Spotlight on various issues in the world of work.

  9. What does it means to be LGBTI in 2017?

    27 April 2017

  10. ILO Director talks in HR Meet 2017

    29 March 2017