News, articles and statements on labour administration and labour inspection

  1. Cambodia Labour Inspection Strategic Compliance Planning

    12 December 2018

    The Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MoLVT) of Cambodia, in collaboration with Better Factories Cambodia and the International Labour Organization organized one and half day workshop on the 6-7 December 2018, aimed to develop and specify the Cambodian inspectorate's interventions in 2019 as part of the MoLVT's 2019-2023 compliance planning exercise.

  2. Evaluation and planning meeting of the Arab Centre for Labour Administration

    07 December 2018

    The Governance and Tripartism Department of the ILO attended the evaluation and programming meetings of the Arab Centre for Labour Administration and Employment (ACLAE) held in Tunis on the 4th and 5th December 2018.

  3. On the way to strengthening the national system of the Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia

    06 November 2018

    FYR of Macedonia ratified the Promotional Framework for Occupational Safety and Health Convention, 2006 (No. 187) in 2012. The Ministry of Labour and Social Policy requested the ILO to elaborate a comparative analysis of the national legal and institutional framework on OSH and the requirements laid down in Convention No. 187.

  4. 7th ASEAN Labour Inspection Conference Strategic Labour Inspection for Decent Work Including in Global Supply Chains

    05 October 2018

    The Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch, together with the Decent Work Team and Country Office of the ILO in Bangkok, and the Vision Zero Fund supported the organization of the The Seventh ASEAN Labour Inspection Conference.

  5. Securing decent work for fishers in Indonesia

    05 September 2018

    Indonesia continue to improve its labour inspection in fishing sector to secure decent work for Indonesian fishers. Improving compliance is critical to ensure the sustainability of the country's fishing sector, its access to global markets and as a future contributor to jobs and livelihoods for many Indonesians.

  6. Driving Competitiveness and Productivity Through Labour Law Regulation and Compliance

    31 August 2018

    Along with Labour Law Unit and ILO DWT and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, the LABADMIN/OSH Branch organized in Moscow, Russia on 21-23 August a Tripartite Sub-Regional Conference on “DRIVING COMPETITIVENESS AND PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH LABOUR LAW REGULATION AND COMPLIANCE”. The event was attended by a number of high officials from the Ministries of Labour and Labour Inspectorates and social partners’ representatives, from eight countries of the Region.

  7. Strategic compliance planning for the informal economy in Mauritania

    14 May 2018

  8. Strategic compliance planning: ushering in a new wave of compliance implementation - Better Work Jordan Newsletter

    05 April 2018

  9. ILO and CONASSAT Uruguay to launch campaign on occupational safety and health for young workers

    30 September 2017

    The initiative is part of the activities carried out under the ILO SafeYouth@Work Project - Building a generation of safe and healthy workers, which includes among others, the mainstreaming of OSH content in technical-professional training programs and the training of labour inspectors

  10. Stopping the sparks flying boosts factory safety in Bangladesh

    06 February 2017

    Electrical faults are the leading cause of fires in the Bangladesh garment industry. ILO with the support of the US Department of Labor has helped build capacity of fire inspectors to spot electrical risks.