ILO Decent Work Team for South Asia and Country Office for India (DWT/CO-New Delhi)
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  1. ILO DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India
    Core 4B, 3rd Floor
    India Habitat Centre
    Lodhi Road
    New Delhi-110003
    Tel:+91 11 4750 9200
    Fax:+91 11 2460 2111

ILO Decent Work Team for South Asia and Country Office for India (DWT/CO-New Delhi)

The ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team (DWT) for South Asia and Country Office for India is a centre of excellence to realize Decent Work for sustainable social and economic development in South Asia. The Office provides knowledge-based, high quality technical and advisory services to tripartite constituents in Member States on a wide range of issues and builds partnerships to effectively promote ILO values and principles in support of the work-programmes of the ILO Country Offices in the South Asia subregion.

What's new

  1. Meeting

    Work in Freedom - Global Partners' Meeting
    22 - 24 July 2014, Kathmandu, Nepal

    The partners of the "Work in Freedom' programme meet for the Global Partners Meeting

  2. Conference

    National Consultative Conference with Trade Unions in India
    10 July 2014, New Delhi, India

    Ms. Maria Helena Andre the Director of Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) Geneva will be visiting India in the second week of July 2014. During her visit, a national consultative conference with the Central Trade Unions is India is organized on 10th July 2014.

  3. Partnership agreement

    ILO and Andhra Pradesh State Government’s Partnership on Small Enterprise Development
    17 June 2014, New Delhi, India

    Elimination of rural poverty through self-employment generation

  4. SACG Meeting

    SACG Meeting South Asia Coordinating Group on Action against Violence against Children (SACG)
    19 June 2014, Negombo, Sri Lanka

    Inter-agency group SACG and SAIEVAC (SAARC Apex Body) Regional Secretariat Meeting to discuss strengthening of national coalitions and forthcoming technical consultation

  5. Report

    World Social Protection Report 2014-15

    A new ILO report presents the latest social security trends and finds that most people lack adequate social protection at a time when it is most needed.

  6. World of Work Report 2014

    World of Work 2014: Developing with jobs

    The ILO’s flagship report on the world of work shows, for the first time, that quality jobs can drive sustained growth in emerging and developing countries.

  7. Meeting

    Meeting of the National Industry Advisory Group (IAG) for development of National Occupational Standards/Quality Packs for assessors and trainers in India.
    4 June 2014, New Delhi, India

    To guide the National Occupational Standards/Quality Packs development.

  8. Consultations / Meetings

    Extend Social Protection: Combat Child Labour!
    29 May to 12 June 2014, Bangalore, Guwahati, Ahmedabad, Dehradun and New Delhi

    To commemorate the World Day Against Child Labour 2014, NCPCR, UNICEF and ILO are organizing four Zonal Round Table Conferences across India that will culminate in a National Meeting on 12 June 2014 in New Delhi.

    1. Press Release

  9. Workshop

    Workshop on international migration for representatives of workers organizations
    26 May - 3 June 2014, Manesar (Delhi NCR), India

    In collaboration with ITC Turin, a 5 day capacity building workshop on international migration, followed by a TOT has been organised under the Decent Work Across Borders Project, funded by the EU.

  10. Newsletter

    Quarterly E-Newsletter

    The quarterly e-newsletter of the ILO in India contains the latest news and featuresof activties from DWT/CO-New Delhi.

  11. Workshop

    Trade Union Workshops on Social Protection for Construction Workers
    22 May 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
    29 May 2014, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

    The objective of these two workshops is to facilitate the trade unions participating in the campaign to enhance the registration of construction workers into the Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Boards

  12. India Labour Market Update : December 2013

    Economic growth in India is largely driven by services (from a supply-side perspective) and private consumption (taking a demand-side view). However, the slowdown during 2012 and 2013 was associated with a dramatic decrease in the growth of industry and investment. These two dimensions are critical if India is to return to higher and sustained rates of growth.

  13. Reserach Brief

    India Employment Trends NSS 68th Round – Research Brief
    ILO Asia-Pacific Research Brief Series No. 2 | November 2013

    By Sher Verick, Senior Employment Specialist, ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team for South Asia and Country Office for India

Key resources

  1. World of Work Report 2013

    "Repairing the economic and social fabric"
    The study analyses the global employment situation five years after the start of the global financial crisis. It looks at labour market performance and projections both at the global and regional levels.

  2. Global Employment Trends for Youth 2013: A generation at risk

    The study examines the continuing job crisis affecting young people in many parts of the world. It provides updated statistics on global and regional youth unemployment rates and presents ILO policy recommendations to curb the current trends.

  3. Global jobs pact

    This global policy instrument addresses the social and employment impact of the international financial and economic crisis. It promotes a productive recovery centred on investments, employment and social protection.

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