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. World Day of Social Justice 2015. “There is no inevitability, no excuse: Forced labour can be stopped”

    20 February 2015

    ILO Director-General Guy Ryder vows ILO leadership in fight against forced labour on World Day of Social Justice.

  2. Azerbaijan to analyze Tajikistan’s youth employment policy

    02 February 2015

    “Azerbaijan will hold a peer review of Tajikistan’s youth employment policy,” Mikhail Pouchkin, ILO Moscow Chief Technical Adviser of the ILO project “Partnerships for youth employment in the CIS”, told a conference focusing on macroeconomic policy and its influence on youth employment.

  3. Important ILO programme to assist Georgia in its efforts to promote labour relations and social dialogue in Georgia

    02 February 2015

    The Government of Georgia and the International Labour Organization (ILO) launched a project entitled “Promoting Labour Relations and Social Dialogue in Georgia”.

  4. Presidential National Council for Professional Qualifications holds its regular meeting

    29 January 2015

    On January 29, the Presidential National Council for Professional Qualifications held its regular meeting in Moscow. In addition to the National Council’s members, taking part in the meeting were representatives of the presidential administration, ministries, employers’ associations and trade unions, scientific and educational organizations.

  5. ILO says over 2.1 million jobs could be created with EC investment plan

    28 January 2015

    Over 2.1 million new jobs could be generated by mid-2018 under the three-year investment plan put forward by European Commission (EC) President Jean-Claude Juncker, said the International Labour Organization.