ILO DWT and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

  • ILO, Armenia Sign New Decent Work Country Programme

    The Programme aims to further develop mechanisms of regulating labour relations, improve employment policy and enhance employability of women and men, and to strengthen social dialogue and collective bargaining at all levels.

  • The ILO Centenary climbs to new heights

    To mark the ILO Centenary, Matin Karimli, Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection of Population of Azerbaijan, ascended the Heydar peak at the height of 3751 meters above sea level.

  • Putin: ‘Russia and ILO have close and constructive cooperation’

    President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, met in St. Petersburg with Director-General of the International Labour Organization, Guy Ryder.

  • ILO Head: ‘All countries should ratify health and safety conventions’

    Speaking in Russia ahead of the World Dav for Safety and Health at Work, ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, said the well-being of workers continues to be a priority for the ILO as the world of work undergoes rapid change.

  • Round Table at the Russian State Library

    On April 18, 2019 the Center for International Documents of the Department of Official and Regulatory Publications at the Russian State Library and the ILO Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia held a round table entitled “The International Labour Organisation: Global Center for Protection of Workers’ Rights”.

  • Project “Combating Child Labour and Human Trafficking in Central Asia. Commitment becomes Action” In Kyrgyzstan Successfully Completed

    On 10 April, the city of Bishkek hosted a phase-out workshop to discuss achievements, good practices and lessons learnt in the course of implementation in Kyrgyzstan of ILO-IPEC Project “Combating Child Labour and Human Trafficking. Commitment becomes action” Project (2017- March 2019).

  • Diagnostics of Informality in Tajikistan

    “The three pillars of the ILO human-centred agenda for the future of work – investing in people’s capacities, investing in the institutions and work and investing in decent and sustainable work - will surely guide the national efforts in reducing informality and promoting formalization” – this statement was made by Valentin Mocanu, ILO Moscow Senior Specialist on Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and OSH, at the opening of a national tripartite + round table in Dushanbe on 9 April, organized in the framework of the ILO project “From the Crisis towards decent and Safe Jobs”.

The ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (formerly called the ILO Subregional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia; the new name designated in April 2010) has worked in Moscow since 1959. The Office coordinates ILO activities in ten countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

News

  1. ILO, Armenia Sign New Decent Work Country Programme

    14 May 2019

    The Programme aims to further develop mechanisms of regulating labour relations, improve employment policy and enhance employability of women and men, and to strengthen social dialogue and collective bargaining at all levels.

  2. Unions in Moldova and Azerbaijan sign a cooperation agreement

    13 May 2019

  3. Towards ratification of ILO Conventions in Georgia

    10 May 2019

  4. Job quality of concern to all workers

    06 May 2019

    A joint report by the ILO and the European research agency, Eurofound, provides an unprecedented comparative analysis of job quality around the world, including work hours, gender pay differences, exposure to physical risks and opportunities for skills’ upgrading.

  5. The ILO Centenary climbs to new heights

    05 May 2019

    To mark the ILO Centenary, Matin Karimli, Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection of Population of Azerbaijan, ascended the Heydar peak at the height of 3751 meters above sea level. The peak is named after the previous President and national leader Heydar Aliyev.