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  1. Brochure - Women in Leadership and Management

    19 June 2017

    Women in Public Sector Enterprises in India

  2. eNews@ILO India

    15 June 2017

    Read our special issue of the monthly e-newsletter focussed on the topic of child labour. Read updates on India’s historic ratification of the ILO core conventions on child labour, a comment from the director’s desk, video messages, a fact sheet and more.

  3. FACT SHEET: Child labour in India

    08 June 2017

    An overview of the situation in India regarding working children in India.

  4. World of Work magazine: Migration should be a choice

    24 May 2017

    This year’s edition of the World of Work magazine highlights themes discussed by the ILO’s 106th International Labour Conference (ILC), including migration.

  5. ILO Fights Child Labour

    15 May 2017

    This infographic illustrates ILO’s work with respect to elimination of child labour.

  6. eNews@ILO India

    15 May 2017

    Read our May E-Newsletter featuring a new video series titled ‘Meet the Experts’, an article on how good workplace practices result in safety and health of workers, news from the world of work and more.

  7. eNews@ILO India

    15 April 2017

    Read our April E-Newsletter featuring a new video series titled ‘Meet the Experts’, an article on the paradox of low female labour force participation, a feature story on how local women are taking charge of their lives and livelihoods and more.

  8. eNews@ILO India

    15 March 2017

    Read our March E-Newsletter featuring - an interview with Dr Hemlata, a trade unionist, an article on domestic workers helpline, video-interview with the Director of ILO India, news articles from the world of work and more.

  9. Working conditions of migrant garment workers in India: A literature review

    13 March 2017

  10. Policy brief on anti-trafficking laws, policies and practices

    20 February 2017

    Donors, Governments, international organizations, unions, employers and other civil actors often seek solutions to prevent human trafficking. This is a list of the ten most common misconceptions among policy makers, related facts and recommended laws, policies and practices drawing on the experience of the Work in Freedom Programme.

  11. eNews @ ILO India

    15 February 2017

    February E-Newsletter featuring an article on rural roads, an info-story on tackling sex discrimination through pay equity, news articles from the world of work and films on women in the workforce and entrepreneurship.


  1. eNews@ILO India

    15 December 2016

    E-Newsletter from the ILO’s Office in India, December 2016

  2. eNews@ILO India

    15 November 2016

    E-Newsletter from the ILO’s Office in India, November 2016

  3. Transformation of women at work in Asia: An unfinished development agenda

    31 October 2016

    This book examines the drivers of, and barriers to, participation of women in the Asian labour market for its socio-economic development and structural transformation.

  4. eNEWS@ILO India

    15 October 2016

    Read our October E-Newsletter featuring a story about ILO’s SIYB programme, a film on the rights and protection of domestic workers, new publications including an ILO-SAGE book on women at work in Asia, highlights of our latest activities and more.

  5. India Labour Migration Update, August 2016

    10 October 2016

    This document gives a snapshot on the labour migration trends of India.

  6. Minimum Referrral Wages for International Migrant Workers from India: An Assessment

    30 September 2016

    This technical report adopts a comparative approach to assess the functioning of the minimum referral wage system of the Government of India in the context of migration flows from India to three countries in the Gulf region - Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and UAE.

  7. eNews@ILO India

    15 September 2016

    Read our September E-Newsletter featuring a story on SMEs, an interview with Sher Verick, Deputy Director ILO India, video interview with Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific Tomoko Nishimoto, highlights of our latest activities and more.

  8. Perspectives on children’s work and schooling: Evidence from a longitudinal study in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, India

    30 August 2016

    The ILO is committed to promoting decent work for all including complete elimination of child labour. Using data from a longitudinal study of children’s use of time (spanning seven years in the lives of 1,000 children), this paper examines the relationship between childhood work experience and later educational outcomes.

  9. eNews@ILO India

    16 August 2016

    E-Newsletter from the ILO’s Office in India, August 2016