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. All-Russia OSH Week: Work-Related Accidents Get Younger

    13 April 2018

    According to the ILO statistics, there are 542 million young workers worldwide. In Russia they make up almost 7 million. These numbers are significant. Thus, it is no accident that this year the Fourth All-Russia OSH Week had “Generation Safe&Healthy” as its main subject while a specialized conference on this matter became one of its key events.

  2. All-Russia OSH Week 2018 opens with strategic plenary session “OSH: Progress and Challenges”

    10 April 2018

    The strategic plenary session “OSH: Progress and Challenges” was a keynote event of the first day of the All-Russia OSH Week 2018.

  3. Head of ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities: Meetings in Moscow

    02 April 2018

    In late March, a delegation of the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) headed by Maria Helena Andre, ACTRAV Director, visited the Russian Federation. The programme of the visit included participation in international trade union fora, meetings with heads of trade union associations and staff of the ILO Moscow Office.

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.