ILO DWT and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

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.


  1. ILO approves inclusion of Russia in the list of Members fully meeting requirements of Seafarers' Identity Documents Convention

    26 June 2015

    The Governing Body of the International Labour Office (ILO) of the International Labour Organisation at its 324th (June) session approved the inclusion of the Russian Federation as the first ratifying Member to be listed as fully meeting the minimum requirements referred to in Article 5, paragraph 1, of the Convention, the Office said in a news release.

  2. New Decent Work Country Programme for Tajikistan: Making national policies work for growth, formal employment and development

    24 June 2015

    Today, the Tajik tripartite constituents and the ILO signed a Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) for 2015-2017.

  3. Cooperation of the ILO and tripartite partners of Tajikistan

    23 June 2015

    Meeting of the Deputy Minister of Labor, Migration and Employment of Population of the Republic of Tajikistan Emin Sanginzoda and Director of Regional Bureau of the International Labor Organization (ILO) for Europe and Central Asia Heinz Koller was held on June 23 in Dushanbe.

  4. © Arne Hoel / World Bank 2015

    ILO adopts historic labour standard to tackle the informal economy

    12 June 2015

    “It is not just the adoption of this Recommendation, it’s actually putting it into practice that will matter,” said ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.

  5. © ILO/Luu Van Tien 2015

    Fighting Child Labour with quality education

    12 June 2015

    Statement by Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General International Labour Organization on the occasion of World Day against Child Labour