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. Everyone needs to be aware of slavery and know how to fight it

    02 December 2016

    "The right to be free of forced labour is both a fundamental labour right, as well as a human right", says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder in his message for International Day for the Abolition of Slavery.

  2. VCT@WORK: implementation throughout the country

    01 December 2016

    Today on December 1 the whole world celebrates the World AIDS Day. The workplaces face a special task to spread the knowledge on the disease, ways of transmission, prevention, treatment, unacceptance of stigma and discrimination towards workers living with HIV as well as promote workers for regular testing and conscious urge to know their HIV status.

  3. © UNICEF Ethiopia 2016

    Employment is key in the life cycle approach to HIV

    01 December 2016

    "AIDS is not over. With the finish line in sight, we need to keep our foot on the accelerator and reinforce the role of the world of work as a strategic stage in the life cycle approach to HIV," says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder.

  4. Peer Review on Child Labour in Kyrgyzstan

    26 November 2016

    On November 24-26, 2016, Kyrgyzstan received Peer Teams from Tajikistan and Turkey who took part in the first Peer Review on child labour in the CIS countries.

  5. Meeting with ILO Director-General Guy Ryder

    22 November 2016

    Vladimir Putin met with Director-General of the International Labour Organization Guy Ryder.