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.

2015

  1. Independent evaluation of the ILO's strategies on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, Volume II Annexes - Rev. Ed. (2015)

    07 June 2015

    This report contains a collection of case studies as well as other thematic reports which were gathered as part of the desk review for the full report, Volume 1. SEE EDITOR's NOTE WITH APOLOGY.

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, May 2015

    27 May 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. Return and reintegration to the Philippines: An information guide for migrant Filipino health workers

    11 May 2015

    Return and reintegration in this booklet shall refer to the process of going back to one’s country of origin (in this case the Philippines), including preparation and implementation. Return may be voluntary or enforced.

  4. Philippine pre-decision booklet on labour migration for health workers

    11 May 2015

    The Philippines is known as a major source country of migrant labour in the world. More than 10 million Filipinos are living or working in different parts of the world. Labour migration from the Philippines has grown constantly for the past three decades.

  5. Indian pre-decision booklet

    11 May 2015

    This booklet focuses on information needed by workers prior to making a decision to migrate for work overseas. Some aspiring migrants have opted to abandon plans to move to another country after receiving information on actual living and employment conditions abroad.

  6. Working in Norway pre-departure information for Filipino and Indian migrant health workers bound for Norway

    11 May 2015

    The migration information materials seek to address information needs of migrant health workers at all the stages of migration -- from pre-decision to return and reintegration.

  7. Working in Denmark pre-departure information for Filipino and Indian migrant health workers bound for Denmark

    11 May 2015

    This pre-departure booklet is part of a series of migration information materials developed for Indian and Filipino health workers under the ILO’s Decent Work Across Borders (DWAB) project. The project seeks to facilitate an approach to migration that benefits the migrant workers, the source and destination countries within a rights based framework for labour migration management.

  8. Working in Finland pre-departure information for Filipino and Indian migrant health workers bound for Finland

    11 May 2015

    This booklet focuses on information needed by workers who have already made a decision to migrate to Finland for work.

  9. Working in Germany pre-departure information for Filipino and Indian migrant health workers bound for Germany

    11 May 2015

    This pre-departure booklet contains basic information about several topics to help Filipino and Indian health workers who are bound to work in Germany. It seeks to empower health workers to make informed decisions and raise awareness of the issues related to health labour migration and ethical recruitment.

  10. Promoting the right to freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining – Sweden: Final project fact sheet

    30 April 2015

    The Project is a continuation of ILO support to constituents to implement recommendations from the High Level Mission in the Philippines in 2009.

  11. Nutrition security and maternity protection (NSMP) through exclusive and continued breastfeeding promotion in the workplace: Final project fact sheet

    29 April 2015

    The NSMP Project aims to promote breastfeeding (EBF) in the workplace in support of advancing women's rights to maternity protection and to contribute to the overall goal of improving nutrition security for the Filipino children.

  12. Tripartite action for the protection and promotion of the rights of migrant workers in the ASEAN region (ASEAN TRIANGLE Project): Project fact sheet

    29 April 2015

    The ASEAN TRIANGLE Project aims to significantly reduce the exploitation of labour migrants in the region through increased legal and safe migration and improved labour protection.

  13. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, April 2015

    29 April 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  14. Philippine employment trends 2015: Decent jobs crucial for inclusive growth

    22 April 2015

    The new ILO report looks at current labour market challenges and developments as well as other socio-economic and poverty indicators in the Philippines.

  15. Country level engagement and advocacy to reduce child labour (CLEAR): Project fact sheet

    21 April 2015

    The Project aims to enhance the capacity of the Philippines to reduce child labour by supporting its actions addressing the recommendations contained in the USDOL’s Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labour Report.

  16. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, March 2015

    31 March 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  17. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, February 2015

    27 February 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  18. Be informed! Your ticket to decent work and safe migration

    27 February 2015

    These tools are designed to ease migrants’ transition into the country of destination, empower them to maximize the benefits of their overseas employment and ensure, in due course, a positive return to the country.

  19. Greener Business Asia (GBA) project

    15 January 2015

    The brochure for the Greener Business Asia (GBA) project outlines the objectives, strategy and components of this technical cooperation initiative. GBA works in Thailand and the Philippines, and is supported by the Government of Japan.

  20. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, January 2015

    14 January 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.