Resources on international labour standards

  1. © ILO/Marcel Crozet 2018

    Promoting responsible supply chains in Asia

    22 March 2018

    A new joint action by the European Union, the ILO and the OECD on responsible supply chains will promote corporate social responsibility (CSR)/responsible business conduct (RBC) with regard to decent work, environmental sustainability and respect for human rights.

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

    12 February 2018

    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. Fundamental principles and rights at work: Towards commitment and action

    11 December 2017

    This series of Policy Briefs aim to focus attention on the priorities for policies and actions at national level and by the ILO as defined in the Bali Declaration adopted at the 16th Asia and Pacific Regional Meeting of the ILO. The Declaration serves as a call to action for governments, workers’ and employers’ organizations in the region to do more to promote inclusive growth, social justice and decent work.

  4. Opening address at the ILO-EU STRENGTHEN (Trade and Employment Project: National Tripartite Conference on Trade and Labour Standards

    11 October 2017

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ILO-EU STRENGTHEN (Trade and Employment Project: National Tripartite Conference on Trade and Labour Standards, Makati City, Philippines, 11 October 2017

  5. Press statement on the Senate concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Press statement by Director Khalid Hassan of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines

  6. Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 (No. 151)

    14 August 2017

    ILO Convention 151 encourages governments to serve as model employers in the public sector, by extending to as many civil servants as possible the right to freedom of association and the right to engage in all other forms of social dialogue, including collective bargaining. It also seeks to guarantee decent work and trade union rights for those in the public sector, which in most countries is the biggest employer.

  7. Manifestation by Senator Legarda on the concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Manifestation by Senator Loren Legarda, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines

  8. Manifestation by Senator Villanueva on the concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Manifestation by Senator Joel Villanueva, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Labour, Employment and Human Resources Development on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines

  9. Manifestation by Senator Poe on the concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Manifestation by Senator Grace Poe, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Public Services on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines

  10. Manifestation by Senator Hontiveros on the concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Manifestation by Senator Risa Hontiveros, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Women, Children, Family Relations and Gender Equality on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines