Publications

The ILO Office in Nepal publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals relevant to Nepal. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested in hard copy from the ILO Office in Nepal.

2010

  1. Characterizing the school-to-work transitions of young men and women: Evidence from the ILO School-to-work transition surveys

    02 June 2010

    Employment Working Paper No. 51

  2. Inclusion of Indigenous Peoples' Rights in the New Constitution of Nepal

    11 February 2010

  3. Relevant Constitutional Provisions in Other Countries and Safeguards on Indigenous Peoples' Right in Other Laws - Addendum

    10 February 2010

  4. Labour and Social Trends in Nepal 2010

    01 January 2010

    This report is the first issue of the Labour and Social Trends in Nepal. The report presents the socioeconomic and labour market trends in Nepal and examines some of the key opportunities and challenges in the labour market situation.

2009

  1. Team-based maintenance of rural roads - conceptual guide

    15 November 2009

    The guide provides a detailed overview of the team-based maintenance of rural roads activities that was piloted by the ILO in two districts in Nepal; Dhanusha and Ramechhap. It promotes labour-based preventative maintenance of rural roads to improve the general condition of the rural road network and create local employment.

  2. Team-based maintenance of rural roads -Implementation manual

    15 November 2009

    The manual complements the Conceptual guide to implement the team-based maintenance activities. It is meant to be used as training manual during the initial training of the teams and as a reference manual during the execution of the activities.

  3. Community infrastructure development in urban areas – Creating jobs while improving low-income urban settlements: Implementation guide for Nepal

    15 November 2009

    This guide provides a framework for implementing community infrastructure development in urban areas in Nepal, aimed at creating jobs whilst improving low-income settlements.

  4. Employment creation and peace building based on local economic development (EmpLED) (Mid-term Evaluation Summary)

    14 November 2009

    Project NEP/06/51/NET - Evaluation Team: Arun Adhikary and Morsinah Katimin

  5. Project brief: Employment Creation and Peace Building based on Local Economic Development (EmPLED)

    01 October 2009

    Summary of Action Programme activities of the Employment Creation and Peace Building based on Local Economic Development (EmPLED) Project.

  6. Report on the Nepal labour force survey 2008

    01 August 2009

    The Report is published by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Nepal with technical assistance by the ILO and financial support from UNDP, Nepal. The Survey is the second after the first Survey 1998/99. It updates various indicators of labour force statistics derived from the first Survey.

  7. Nepal: Critical development constraints - country diagnostics studies

    30 June 2009

    The country study is a collaborative effort by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), UK Department for International Development (DfID) and International Labour Organization (ILO) and examines the main factors holding back the country's development progress.

  8. Highlights - Nepal: critical development constraints - country diagnostics studies

    11 June 2009

    The study highlights the Nepal's pace of economic growth and poverty reduction, critical obstacles hindering, policies and reforms to accelerate the country's development progress.

  9. Sustainable elimination of child bonded labour in Nepal (Final Evaluation Summary)

    01 April 2009

    Project NEP/06/50/USA - Evaluation consultant: Keith Jeddere-Fisher

2008

  1. Nepal Local Economic Development (LED) Diary – August 2008

    01 August 2008

    Monthly short descriptions of LED activites of the districts, Dhanusha and Ramechhap and highlights on "Green Jobs".

  2. From conflict to cooperation: Labour market reforms that can work in Nepal

    28 May 2008

    This book reviews the history of labour relations in Nepal and considers criticisms of the existing industrial relations system. It reports on the re-emergence of the militant Maoist trade union and the recent upsurge in strikes and demonstrations in Nepal. A reduction in workplace tension is required to cement in place the recent peace agreement, facilitate political stability and promote economic growth.

  3. Including indigenous peoples in poverty reduction strategies

    30 April 2008

    A Practice Guide based on experiences from Cambodia, Cameroon and Nepal

  4. Executive Summary for 'From conflict to cooperation: Labour market reforms that can work in Nepal'

    07 April 2008

    This book reviews the history of labour relations in Nepal and considers criticisms of the existing industrial relations system. It reports on the re-emergence of the militant Maoist trade union and the recent upsurge in strikes and demonstrations in Nepal. A reduction in workplace tension is required to cement in place the recent peace agreement, facilitate political stability and promote economic growth.

  5. Final evaluation Nepal : International HIV/AIDS Workplace Education Programme; SHARE: Strategic HIV/AIDS Responses by Enterprises

    01 April 2008

    This final evaluation was undertaken to assess the activities of the project and the extent to which the objectives of the project have been achieved.

  6. Booklet on HIV/AIDS for peer educators

    01 April 2008

    Covers frequently asked questions on HIV/AIDS.

  7. Final evaluation 2002 ILO/Japan Asian Regional Program on the Expansion of Employment Opportunities for Women Project (EEOW): Nepal chapter

    10 March 2008

    Contains the evaluation of ILO/Japan Asian Regional Program on the Expansion of Employment Opportunities for Women Project (EEOW): Nepal chapter