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.
04 January 2001
The partnership between the Department of Local Government (DILG) and the ILO in IRAP III is expected to contribute to the socio-economic development and poverty reduction efforts of the country through sustained and institutionalized application of the IRAP procedure in local, regional and national planning and project development.
15 December 2000
This manual was developed and was utilized in a project component on vocational training and enterprise development implemented by the ILO for the SPCPD-NEDA-UN multi-donor programme for the MNLF in Mindanao, Philippines.
15 December 2000
The study focuses on child labour in an indigenous community in the province of Bukidnon: the Manobo community in Purok 7, Botong, Quezon.
01 November 2000
The methodology utilizes a Rapid Assessment Meeting (RAM) technique that maximizes active and personal participation of the target groups in identifying the most viable community enterprise projects particularly based on six economic criteria on market, capital, raw materials, service providers, support infrastructures and appropriate technology.
ILO's intervention on post-conflict employment creation, income-generation and reintegration: The case of Mindanao, Philippines
30 October 2000
Based on ILO's experiences, post-conflict projects require long-term perspectives. They should be well-phased, guided by policies and strategies that are popularly accepted. Economic reintegration cannot be forced. It must undergo a period of transition.
20 July 2000
It is apparent that lack of information is an important factor in the various problems faced by Indonesian overseas migrant workers. Indonesia is not alone, other countries that send migrant workers overseas are facing the same problems.
14 April 2000
PROCEED Mindanao is designed to pursue the implementation to expand the coverage to other Peace and Development Communities to be identified by the GOP-UN Programme.
21 May 1999
This paper is to shed light in particular from a gender perspective, on the implications of the current legislative environment, government policies, as well as the relevant institutional frameworks affecting the access to income and employment opportunities, in particular for women workers.
20 May 1999
Joint statement of principles regarding development assistance to indigenous peoples in the Philippines between FAO, ILO, UNESCO, UNDP, UNFPA and UNICEF: Brochure
20 May 1999
A situational analysis of reintegration needs and response programmes for returned overseas Filipino workers
21 December 1998
The findings from this report can inform migration policy-makers and programme designers in the government and private organizations and to inspire them to revisit and ultimately enrich the current reintegration policies, programmes and services to become more responsive, accessible and available to the majority of returned OFWs.
Protecting Indonesian migrant workers, with special reference to private agencies and complaints procedures
10 December 1998
The Indonesian Ministry of Manpower (DEPNAKER) expressed interest in ILO assistance in the elaboration of a more protection-oriented strategy regarding the country's citizens working abroad.
28 November 1998
This report presents the results of the survey conducted in Hong Kong from June 1, 1997 to July 31, 1997. The survey results will generate a baseline for the government to plan for a comprehensive approach and support programmes for economic and social reintegration of migrant workers into the Philippine economy and society.
Entrepreneurial development support for the reintegration of Filipino migrant workers and their families
15 September 1998
The project objective is the enhancement of the institutional support system that will enable returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong to pursue livelihood endeavours through entrepreneurial development.
30 June 1998
The main issues of the report is the need for research and surveys in order to ensure that the future design of programmes and projects are based on the real characteristics, needs and problems of micro and small enterprises.
Philippines: Strategy for employment growth and export competitiveness in manufacturing with specific reference to garments and semi-conductor industries
17 February 1998
The paper addresses the issues related to the export competitiveness of Philippine products in the world market. It looks into the structure of the local production as well as the patterns of macro-economic policies implemented and the macro-economic environment they resulted to.
28 November 1997
Ti Kadagupan nga Taripnong ti Sangalubungan nga Timpuyog iti Panagtrabaho.
30 September 1997
Ang panagtipon sa International Labour Organization (ILO): Sa panagtagbo nga gipahigayon didto sa Geneva sa mga gropong Nagdumala sa International Labour Office ug ang ilang panagtagbo ni-adtong ika-setensay sais nga sesyon, bulan Hunyo, pitsa 7, 1989.
29 August 1997
This paper is a condensation of the author's experiences and observations. The views and opinions does not necessarily reflect the policies and views of the ILO and the INDISCO programme.
20 June 1997
After the conduct of the training, the extension workers re-echoed the concepts and proceedings of the revolving loan fund in their respective project sites and established the necessary structures at the onset of the lending operations.