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. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, December 2015

    18 December 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

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

    25 November 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. Capacity building component of the Project “Promoting Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining in the Philippines”: Completion report

    16 November 2015

    The capacity building component of the project “Promoting Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining in the Philippines” consists of two main outputs. Output 1 is the design, development and pilot testing of two Philippine-specific training modules on collective bargaining, social dialogue and tripartism. Output 2 is the finalization of the modules.

  4. Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible: A toolkit

    30 October 2015

    This toolkit is the first of its kind and was developed to communicate how breastfeeding benefits babies, mothers, families, workers, businesses and the society as a whole; and how they can work together to help mothers combine breastfeeding and work.

  5. INTRODUCTION - Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible: A toolkit

    30 October 2015

    This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU). The introduction provides a brief description of the modules and includes messages from partners to support breastfeeding in the workplace.

  6. MODULE 1 - Why do mothers need to breastfeed?

    30 October 2015

    Module 1 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, states facts on how breastfeeding benefits society, businesses, workers and families. It presents the workplace as an opportune venue to help mothers breastfeed. International frameworks as well as national laws that mandate the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding in the workplace are discussed. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  7. MODULE 2 - What every woman and family member should know

    30 October 2015

    Module 2 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, gives practical information on how a working woman ( either pregnant or a new mother) can meet breastfeeding goals by having a good start, sustaining milk production and planning a good transition back to the workplace. As allies in her breastfeeding goals, this module engages her family members (husband/partner, parents/ in-laws and other family members including child's caregiver when the woman is away for work) in practical ways. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  8. MODULE 3 - What every health worker should know?

    30 October 2015

    Module 3 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, provides guidance at the time when working women would benefit the most. Target users are health workers, while doctors, nurses, midwives and nutritionist-dieticians will benefit from this module. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  9. MODULE 4 - Creating a breastfeeding-friendly workplace

    30 October 2015

    Module 4 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, discusses workplace provisions of RA 10028 and provides guidance for the initiation of the Workplace Lactation Programme. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  10. MODULE 5 - Sustaining a breastfeeding-friendly workplace

    30 October 2015

    Module 5 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, provides guidance in establishing communities supportive of breastfeeding workplaces and discusses lessons from actual implementation. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  11. MODULE 6 - Making sense of the Philippine Milk Code

    30 October 2015

    Module 6 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, aims to raise awareness on why there is a need to regulate certain commercial entities, and how this protects the best interest of infants and mothers. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  12. MODULE 7 - Engaging advocacy champions for working mothers and babies

    30 October 2015

    Module 7 of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, provides a clear basis for the breastfeeding in the workplace advocacy. It identifies legal frameworks and mandates for different government agencies as well as opportunities of partnership. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  13. ANNEX - Implementation toolbox of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit

    30 October 2015

    The Annex of the Healthy beginnings for a better society breastfeeding in the workplace is possible toolkit, provides a set of practical resources for creating and sustaining breastfeeding-friendly workplaces. This toolkit is a collaboration among the International Labour Organization (ILO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the European Union (EU).

  14. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, October 2015

    30 October 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  15. Real life, real challenges, real protection: Life stories of worker-beneficiaries and experiences in social protection availment

    30 October 2015

    This document features eight stories of people’s experiences with social protection coverage. Contrary to the usual approach of examining project effectiveness, this document takes a people-centred approach as it examines social protection coverage from the perspective of people who availed, were not able to avail, or are still in the process availing of social security and socialized healthcare benefits.

  16. ILO Publications Catalogue 2015

    01 October 2015

  17. News@ILO Philippines, July-September 2015

    30 September 2015

    The 3rd quarter enewsletter from the ILO Country Office for the Philippines provides latest developments and activities in the country, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

  18. Sustainable livelihood and recovery for Super Typhoon Haiyan-affected communities

    30 September 2015

    This document summarizes the achievements of these donor projects and presents examples of the numerous sub-projects that were implemented by the ILO in the four affected regions (Eastern, Central and Western Visayas and MIMAROPA) in the aftermath of the typhoon (2013-2015). Many lessons learnt have been integrated into the stories.

  19. 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.

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

    29 September 2015

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.