Welcome to the Russia page! The ILO acitivities in Russia are coordinated by the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia. More


  1. Mapping gaps and challenges in building effective wage policies in the Russian Federation

    Anna Bolsheva ; ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and country offi ce ofr Eastern Europe and Central Asia. - Moscow: ILO, 2014 (Working paper; No. 7)

What's new

  1. Business Skills Course Completed by 129 Trainers in Russia

    15 September 2017

    Between 14 August and 2 September 2017, teams of participants in the You Are an Entrepreneur programme in five Russian regions, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Stavropol, Novosibirsk and Samara, attended the ILO’s Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) courses.

  2. Start and Improve Your Business Programme at Stavropol Agrarian University

    14 August 2017

    On 14 August 2017, the Stavropol State Agrarian University launched a TOT (training of trainers) course of the ILO’s Start and Improve Your Business Programme.

  3. ILO Director-General: BRICS countries play a key role in tackling global world of work challenges

    27 July 2017

    Guy Ryder has renewed the ILO’s commitment to supporting BRICS countries as they address social and economic issues.

Current projects

  1. High level policy dialogue on stigma and discrimination and punitive laws towards people living with HIV in the Russian Federation

    The project was implemented by the International Labour Organisation jointly with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), UN Population Fund (UNFPA), and United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization within the framework for cooperation with the UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS).


  1. Video

    Lessons for the Adults to Learn

    The video "Lessons for the Adults to Learn" contains basic info on HIV and AIDS, replies from the workers on basic questions concerning the disease, and stories of people living with HIV.

  2. Video

    Cartoon on Adressing HIV Workplace Stigma and Discrimination

    The Cartoon on addressing HIV workplace stigma and discrimination focuses on possible ways of violation of the rights of workers living with HIV and provides basic approaches on addressing HIV and AIDS at the workplaces based on the ILO Recommendation concerning HIV and AIDS and the World of Work, 2010 (No200).

  3. Audio interview

    Voluntary Peer Review of Youth Employment Policies in the CIS

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) is implementing an innovative project intended to assist in the fight against youth unemployment in the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Georgia.