Publications

The ILO Country Office for the Philippines 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. Typhoon Bopha: Local resource-based employment generation, climate change impact mitigation and livelihood recovery interventions in Davao Oriental, Philippines

    30 September 2015

    Responding to natural or man-made disasters is a central part of livelihood development in many parts of the world. On 4 December 2012, Typhoon Bopha locally known as Pablo made landfall as a Category 5 super typhoon in the Philippines.

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

    29 September 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. A practical guide for post-calamity response: The Philippine experience

    23 September 2015

    This Guide aims to encourage a positive and proactive approach to post-calamity response. The imagery of a country rising from destruction serves to inspire people to not only hope, but to believe that the ability to rise again lies in their hands.

  4. Typhoon Bopha: Sloping agricultural land technology: A post-calamity intervention on sustainable farming in Cateel and Boston, Davao Oriental

    23 September 2015

    This knowledge product is a supporting document of Typhoon Bopha manual which intends to help farmers appreciate the practicality and applicability of SALT that can be used as a post-calamity intervention or as a regular and simple farming technique for crop and food production.

  5. Integrated livelihood recovery for Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) affected communities: Project fact sheet

    16 September 2015

    Through the contribution of the Government of Japan, the ILO immediately worked with the Philippine government and humanitarian partners in providing emergency employment in typhoon affected workers.

  6. Generating emergency employment and recovering sustainable livelihoods: Project fact sheet

    16 September 2015

    In support of the Philippine government and local communities affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda), the international humanitarian community prepared a plan with a number of strategic objectives to govern and prioritize the international humanitarian response.

  7. Economic recovery: Emergency employment and livelihood recovery and development: Project fact sheet

    16 September 2015

    The ILO programme components set out an immediate and longer term integrated response to address the livelihood needs of those affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda).

  8. Emergency and recovery support to restart livelihoods, income generation and food self-sufficiency: Project fact sheet

    16 September 2015

    Emergency employment activities were at the forefront of ILO disaster response because of the magnitude and urgency to make humanitarian relief goods and services physically accessible, and reduce health risks.

  9. Support to find durable solutions in Zamboanga: Project fact sheet

    25 August 2015

    The role of the ILO in crisis response, whether natural or man-made, focuses on framing or influencing the design and implementation of nationally and internationally supported livelihood programmes of post-crisis response so that they explicitly take decent work concerns into account in the emergency employment phase and transition into the sustainable livelihood recovery and rehabilitation phase.

  10. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, August 2015

    24 August 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  11. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, July 2015

    24 July 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  12. News@ILO Philippines, April-June 2015

    30 June 2015

    The 2nd quarter enewsletter from the ILO Country Office for the Philippines provides latest developments and activities in the country, must reads including forthcoming events, trainings and meetings.

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

    30 June 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  14. Independent evaluation of the ILO's strategies on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, Volume I Full Report - Rev. Ed. (2015)

    08 June 2015

    Covering the period from 2008 to 2014, this evaluation reviews ILO’s strategy to advance Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work (FPRW), namely: the right to freedom of association and collective bargaining is widely known and exercised (Outcome 14); forced labour is eliminated (Outcome 15); child labour is eliminated, with priority to the worst forms of child labour (Outcome 16); and discrimination in employment and occupation is eliminated (Outcome 17). The case studies are contained in Volume II (online only).

  15. 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.

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

    27 May 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  17. 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.

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.