Events and meetings

2019

  1. Discussion on the report of the Global Commission on the Future of Work: Work for a brighter future

    20 May 2019

    The Government, representatives of employers and workers, and prominent economists have called for newer paths and committed actions to realize a human-centred agenda for the future of work in the event of growing challenges posed by technological advances, climate change and demography.

  2. National Tripartite Consultative Workshop for Promoting Occupational Safety and Health in Nepal

    11 March 2019

    Tripartite workshop to disseminate to understand the new national OSH policy of Nepal,draft OSH in construction sector standards and exchange practical experiences for improving OSH of construction sector and informal/home-based workers.

  3. Review and Planning Meeting

    28 February - 1 March 2019

    Work in Freedom programme in Nepal is organizing review and planning meeting with its partners who are implementing community-based interventions.

2018

  1. Launch of Job portal applications for android and iOS platforms and final project wrap up

    24 August 2018

    The programme is jointly organized by the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, Department of Labour and Occupational Safety and ILO to launch the Employment Service Centres job portal and its applications.

  2. Technical Consultation on Alliance 8.7

    28 June 2018

    The workshop aims at providing information on Alliance 8.7, building commitments and discussing possible next steps to make Alliance 8.7 operational in Nepal.

  3. Capacity development training on effective use of job portal apps and programme review

    11 - 14 June 2018

    The training provides orientation on use of newly designed and developed job portal applications in Android and iOS platforms.

  4. Consultation on Responsible Business Conduct and Competition in Supply Chains

    26 March 2018

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), in collaboration with the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), invites Employer Organizations and Sectoral Associations to join with Small and Medium Enterprises for a consultation on Responsible Business Conduct and Competition in Supply Chains.

2017

  1. Launch of How Immigrant Contribute to Thailand's Economy in Bangkok (ECLM project)

    29 November 2017

    An event was held in Bangkok on 29 November 2017 to launch the report, How Immigrants Contribute to Thailand’s Economy. The report was produced in the context of the project "Assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination" (ECLM). The agenda for this event can be downloaded below.

  2. A Seminar cum Interaction Programme on Youth Employment in Domestic Labour Market

    26 - 16 September 2017

    A seminar cum interaction programme on Youth Employment in Domestic Labour Market was organized on 26 September 2017 to provide information on the current policies and practices in three sectors including agriculture, infrastructure and manufacturing sectors and to develop a results oriented action plan.

  3. Musings on my experience at the International Labour Conference

    16 September 2017

    This 106th Session of the International Labour Conference (ILC) took place in June 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland. This year’s ILC discussed issues such as climate change, the future of work, occupational safety and health, social protection, forced labour with a World of Work Summit focusing on women in the world of work.

  4. The 11th Kathmandu Marathon-Run for SDGs 2017

    16 September 2017

    The 11th Kathmandu Marathon was organized this year, with “Run for SDGs” as its main theme.

  5. Interaction Programme cum workshop on community based interventions for employment promotion and services

    27 July 2017

    This is a sharing of information on community based interventions, experiences, lessons learnt and best practices on Labour Market Information and employment services and collect innovative ideas and new concepts on improving the quality of employment services.

  6. Meeting for Task Force on quality tea through promotion of responsible and sustainable business practices in the tea sector

    20 July 2017

    The main aims of the Tea Task Force meeting is to speed up a tripartite-plus partnership approach between the government, workers’ and employers’ organizations and other relevant stakeholders in order to promote responsible business practices in the orthodox tea sector.

  7. Partnerships launching ceremony of Advocacy Challenge Fund

    19 July 2017

    The main objective is to launch the partnership between the Advocacy Challenge Fund (ACF) grantees and the International Labour Organization (ILO). The event will also serve to provide an opportunity to share the importance and relevance of the project in the context of Nepal.

  8. Refresher training on women empowerment and safer migration

    17 - 23 July 2017

    A seven-day refresher training on women empowerment and safer migration will be provided to the community workers of the Work in Freedom (WIF) Programme’s implementation partners.

  9. Orientation and Consultative workshop: Effective employment services

    6 July 2017

    The aim is to share information and a better understanding of modality, structure and scope of the project.

  10. Training cum workshop on job portal and labour market information database management system

    17 - 19 June 2017

    The training is a knowledge sharing on the newly developed job portal, its operation and application.

  11. Event to mark the World Day Against Child Labour

    12 June 2017

    A series of events is planned in Nepal to mark the World Day Against Child Labour.

  12. Workshop on Media Content Management for the Advocacy Challenge Fund Grantees

    8 - 9 June 2017

    The workshop aims to enhance the knowledge of ILO's constituents, value chain actors and media organizations to develop advocacy contents for the media.

  13. Orientation and Planning Meeting for the Advocacy Challenge Fund Grantees

    5 - 7 June 2017

    The meeting was organized as a learning-sharing event to identify space for collaboration and creation of synergy to achieve the overall goal of promoting responsible business practices and labour rights, and good corporate governance.