Resources on international labour standards

  1. 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

  2. Labour inspection

    14 July 2015

  3. 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

  4. Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

    02 July 2015

  5. Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

    02 July 2015

    Decent Work for Seafarers

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. Decent work for all, August 2013 news update

    01 August 2013

    The August 2013 monthly news update of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines contains a feature on the coming into force of the Maritime Labour Convention on 20 August 2013, latest news on ILO-EU Decent Work across Borders’ policy dialogue, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

  9. Training on international labour standards, freedom of association and collective bargaining in the Philippines

    With the continuing collaborative efforts of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) to implement the technical cooperation programme resulting from the ILO High Level Mission to the Philippines, DOLE officials and personnel will attend and participate in this area-wide training to be conducted in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

  10. Training on international labour standards, freedom of association and collective bargaining in the Philippines

    With the continuing collaborative efforts of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) to implement the technical cooperation programme resulting from the ILO High Level Mission to the Philippines, DOLE officials and personnel will attend and participate in this area-wide training to be conducted in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.