Resources on international labour standards

  1. 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

  2. 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.

  3. Manifestation by Senator Drilon on the concurrence of ILO Convention 151

    14 August 2017

    Manifestation by Senator Franklin Drilon, Chairperson of the Senate Minority Leader on the concurrence of the ratification of Convention 151 Labour Relations (Public Service) Convention, 1978 by the Senate of the Philippines

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Message at the High-level tripartite consultation on the application of ILO Convention 176 on safety and health in mines

    28 October 2016

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the High-level tripartite consultation on the application of ILO Convention 176 on safety and health in mines, Pasig, Philippines, 28 October 2016

  9. Weak minimum wage compliance in Asia’s garment industry

    11 August 2016

    Minimum wages can be an important part of the policy toolkit to meet the needs of workers and their families. However, minimum wages do not adequately fulfill this role if non-compliance is widespread. This research note shows that a large proportion of workers in the garment, footwear, and textiles sector in seven garment-exporting countries in Asia are paid below the minimum wage.

  10. Keynote address at the Luzon area wide consultations on the ILO Labour Inspection Convention, 1947 (No.81) and Labour Inspection (Agriculture) Convention, 1969 (No.129)

    28 July 2016

    By Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Luzon area wide consultations on the ILO Labour Inspection Convention, 1947 (No.81) and Labour Inspection (Agriculture) Convention, 1969, (No.129), Manila, 29 July 2016