Publications

The ILO Country Office for the Philippines (CO-Manila) publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Knowledge Centre in Manila or by email.

2018

  1. Community contracting initiatives in calamity-prone areas: A practical guide

    12 April 2018

    Climate change adaptation and crisis response

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, March 2018

    03 April 2018

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. Women in STEM Workforce Readiness and Development Programme in the Philippines: Fact sheet

    03 April 2018

    The programme seeks to provide women with critical soft and technical STEM-related skills, employability and leadership trainings coupled with targeted mentorship to help women gain quality employment and advancement opportunities in STEM-related jobs.

  4. Employment and environmental sustainability in the Philippines

    02 April 2018

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  5. Implementing guidelines for a just transition in Asia and the Pacific: Lessons from the Philippines

    14 March 2018

    Lessons from pilot projects promoting just transition to greener economies in Asia-Pacific. These guidelines offer the ILO and its constituents a framework and practical tool to ensure that national and global efforts to tackle climate change and other environmental challenges also advance employment creation goals, social justice and fair transitions for workers, enterprises and communities on an equal footing.

  6. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, February 2018

    26 February 2018

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  7. Building a Generation of Safe and Healthy Workers (Safe Youth@Work Project): Fact sheet

    19 February 2018

    The ILO is implementing a global project that will ensure young workers are safe and healthy having the Philippines as one of three pilot countries apart from Viet Nam and Myanmar. The project aims to improve the working condition of young workers, aged 15 to 24 years old, and promote a culture of prevention in the country.

  8. Convening Stakeholders to Develop and Implement Strategies to Reduce Child Labor and Improve Working Conditions in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT): Fact sheet

    07 February 2018

    The CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT in the Philippines will address the problem of child labour and poor working conditions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) operations by supporting the sector towards setting-up of legal and regulated Peoples’ Small Scale Mines (Minahang Bayan) that are compliant with environmental, health and labour standards.

  9. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, January 2018

    29 January 2018

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

2017

  1. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, December 2017

    15 December 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  2. Integrated Programme on Fair Recruitment (FAIR): Fact sheet

    15 December 2017

    The long-term goal of the FAIR project is the reduction in deceptive and coercive practices during the recruitment process and in violations of fundamental principles and rights at work, as well as other human and labour rights, by enhancing safe migration options, and ensuring effective regulation of public and private employment agencies and accountability for unscrupulous actors.

  3. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, November 2017

    21 November 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  4. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, October 2017

    27 October 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  5. FAIR SHARE? International recruitment in the Philippines

    24 October 2017

    This working paper brings together evidence on the culture and practice of fair recruitment for overseas employment in the Philippines.

  6. Decent Work Country Diagnostics: Philippines 2017

    24 October 2017

    The Diagnostics offers a comprehensive narrative of the growth, productive employment, decent work situation and trends in the Philippines. The Diagnostics provides indicative priorities and to identify decent work challenges as input to the development of the Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) and other development plans.

  7. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, September 2017

    28 September 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  8. Building the Capacity of the Philippines Labour Inspectorate: Fact sheet

    12 September 2017

    The Philippines labour inspectorate system faces a number of challenges in providing labour inspection services to the country’s 945,000 registered establishments, covering around 7.8 million workers. A 2009 ILO Technical Audit of the Philippines labour inspectorate system, pointed to some of these challenges which included low coverage due to inadequate number of labour inspectors and limited capacity of labour inspectors in carrying out specialized inspections.

  9. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, August 2017

    28 August 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  10. GSP+ beneficiary countries to effectively implement international labour standards and comply with reporting obligations: Fact sheet

    10 August 2017

    The European Union (EU) Generalized Scheme of Preference (GSP+) Freedom of Association (FOA) and Collective Bargaining (CB) project focuses on better application of key ILO Conventions ratified by the Philippines, ILO Convention No. 87, Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize Convention and ILO Convention No. 98, Right to Organize and Collective Bargaining Convention.

  11. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, July 2017

    28 July 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.