Resources on international labour standards

  1. News@ILO Philippines, July-September 2015

    30 September 2015

    The 3rd quarter e-newsletter from the ILO Country Office for the Philippines provides latest developments and activities in the country, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

  2. Overview of ILO Assistance to Promote Freedom of Association and Right to Collective Bargaining in the Philippines

    17 September 2015

    Freedom of Association and the right to collective bargaining are fundamental rights for workers and employers to freely establish and join organizations of their own choosing, without fear of reprisal.

  3. Promoting Decent Work for Filipino Fishers

    Fishing is an important industry at the international and national level. It has also become an increasingly global industry and an important source of food and livelihood.

  4. Opening address at the conference on the ratification of ILO Convention 151: Key to empowering and harnessing public sector unions towards achieving sustainable quality public services and good governance

    20 July 2015

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the conference on the ratification of ILO Convention 151: Key to empowering and harnessing public sector unions towards achieving sustainable quality public services and good governance, Manila, Philippines, 21 July 2015

  5. Labour inspection in the Philippines

    14 July 2015

  6. Opening address at the consultation on the Work in Fishing Convention (Convention 188)

    09 July 2015

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the consultation on the Work in Fishing Convention (Convention 188), Manila, Philippines, 10 July 2015

  7. Decent work for Seafarers

    02 July 2015

  8. Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

    02 July 2015

    Decent Work for Seafarers

  9. Regional Training Workshop on Employment Relations, Labour Law Reforms and Decent Work

    The training workshop aims to develop the technical capacities of the trade unions in Asia-Pacific in the area of labour law and employment relationships so as to promote freedom of association, rights to collective bargaining and social protection for all workers, including for those in precarious and informal employment relationships such as contractual, casual and agency workers.

  10. Landmark global treaty for domestic workers comes into force

    05 September 2013

    There are at least 53 million domestic workers worldwide, excluding child domestic workers. In an interview with Al Jazeera America, Lawrence Jeff Johnson of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines talks about the historic ILO Convention extending basic labour rights to domestic workers around the globe.