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.

2020

  1. COVID-19 labour market impact in Nepal

    21 May 2020

    The country brief provides the assessment on the impact of the COVID-19 on labour market in Nepal.

  2. ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 3rd Edition

    29 April 2020

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    COVID-19 and employment in the tourism sector: Impact and response in Asia and the Pacific

    24 April 2020

    This note offers the ILO’s preliminary assessment concerning the possible impacts of COVID-19 on employment in the tourism sector of the Asia-Pacific region and proposes a range of policy options to mitigate these impacts and facilitate strong and fast recovery.

  4. ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 2nd Edition

    07 April 2020

  5. COVID-19 and the world of work: Social protection responses in Asia-Pacific

    25 March 2020

    This brief outlines the implications of the Covid-19 crisis for national social protection systems and highlights specific social protection responses taken in countries in the Asia and Pacific region.

  6. World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2020

    20 January 2020

    This report provides an overview of global and regional trends in employment, unemployment, labour force participation and productivity.

2019

  1. Employment and environmental sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

    20 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  2. Employment and environmental sustainability in Nepal

    18 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  3. Web Application on Freedom of Association

    02 November 2019

    How to secure and promote freedom of association? This web application provides an overview of the principles on freedom of association and explains how ILO procedures and bodies can be best used to secure and promote freedom of association across the world.

  4. Workers’ Guide to Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience Recommendation (No. 205)

    28 August 2019

    Through this Workers’ Guide, the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) provides information and guidance on how trade unions can ensure the implementation of this new global tool to their advantage. It is intended to serve as a valuable reference to workers’ organizations on the provisions of Recommendation No. 205.

  5. Working on a warmer planet: The effect of heat stress on productivity and decent work

    01 July 2019

  6. Working on a warmer planet: The effect of heat stress on productivity and decent work

    01 July 2019

  7. Country leaflet

    07 March 2019

    Background and overview of ILO activities in the country.

  8. Nepal: Road maintenance as a vehicle for social inclusion and decent work for women

    06 March 2019

  9. Work in Freedom Project Phase 2 Nepal Brief

    27 February 2019

    Brief on the "Work in Freedom" Programme Phase 2 in Nepal. This document provides an overview of the Work in Freedom programme in Nepal.

  10. Work for a brighter future

    22 January 2019

    This landmark report by the ILO Global Commission on the Future of Work examines how to achieve a better future of work for all at a time of unprecedented change and exceptional challenges in the world of work.

2018

  1. Enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Nepal

    24 December 2018

    The report analyses Nepal’s performance against 17 key elements for enabling sustainable enterprises and provides recommendations for prioritised actions.

  2. Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018: Advancing decent work for sustainable development

    16 November 2018

    The Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018 report pulls together the most recent statistics to take stock of developments in labour markets across the most populous region of the world.

  3. Nepal Decent Work Country Programme 2018-2022

    19 October 2018

    The country programme is developed as the main vehicle for delivery of ILO support with its tripartite constituents.

  4. Labour migration, skills development and the future of work in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries

    20 July 2018

    This paper maps in broad terms the present and future demand for migrant workers in the GCC countries, particularly those from Asian countries of origin, by highlighting key trends as well as the complex government challenges, constraints, and responses in a globalized world.