Publications

The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to the South Pacific Island Countries. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested from the ILO Library in Suva.

2010

  1. Green jobs in the South Pacific: A preliminary study

    31 December 2010

    This report has been prepared in the context of the Green Jobs Initiative, an initiative launched in 2007 by the ILO in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) and the International Organization of Employers (IOE). Through concerted effort by governments, employers and trade unions, the Green Jobs Initiative aims to promote research and awareness, enhance the capacity of ILO constituents,develop policies and measures to achieve green jobs and green workplaces and facilitate a “just transition” that reflects the environmental, economic and social pillars of sustainable development.

  2. Child labour in Fiji: A survey of working children in commercial sexual exploitation, on the streets, in rural agricultural communities, in informal and squatter settlements and in schools

    16 December 2010

    A summary report of five child labour research surveys conducted in Fiji through the ILO International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC). The report provides an overview of the processes, key findings and recommendations of the surveys.

  3. Kiribati Decent Work Country Programme document

    02 September 2010

    This DWCP details the policies, strategies and results required to realise progress towards decent work for all. It reflects the strategic planning of ILO cooperation activities with Kiribati for the period 2009 – 2012, in alignment with the UNDAF. Reflecting the constituents’ as well as the ILO experts’ assessment of past cooperation the programme aims at ensuring a strong coherence of ILO activities in Kiribati and thus to contribute to the achievement of sustainable impacts.

  4. Solomon Islands Decent Work Country Programme

    02 September 2010

    This DWCP details the policies, strategies and results required to realise progress in Solomon Islands towards decent work for all. Reflecting the constituents’ as well as the ILO experts’ assessment of past cooperation, the programme aims at ensuring a strong coherence of ILO activities in Solomon Islands and thus to contribute to the achievement of sustainable impacts to the extent possible.

  5. Fiji Decent Work Country Programme Document

    02 September 2010

    This DWCP details the policies, strategies and results required to realise progress in Fiji towards decent work for all. It also reflects the final stages of Fiji Government’s Labour Reform programme, and the strategic planning of ILO cooperation activities with Fiji for the period 2010 – 2012. Reflecting the constituents’ as well as the ILO experts’ assessment of past cooperation, the programme aims at ensuring a strong coherence of ILO activities in Fiji and thus to contribute to the achievement of sustainable impacts to the extent possible.

  6. WARM: Work Adjustment for Recycling and Managing Waste

    11 May 2010

    Action manual for waste collectors and communities to promote their joint actions in improving safety, health and efficiency in waste collection and management.

  7. Initiatives on Youth Employment in the Pacific, Newsletter - March 2010

    31 March 2010

    This newsletter attempts to capture the various initiatives and interventions of the Pacific Youth Employment Project to address the diverse and complex issues associated with youth employment.

  8. Port Vila Statement incorporating the Pacific Action Plan for Decent Work

    01 February 2010

    The adoption of the Port Vila Statement and Pacific Action Plan reflects a commitment by tripartite constituents to support a jobs-led recovery from the global economic crisis, by promoting Decent Work in the Pacific region.

  9. Fact sheet on ILO in Fiji

    28 January 2010

    Summarizes the countries achievements and expected outcomes.

  10. Fact sheet on ILO in Kiribati

    28 January 2010

    Describes the background of ILO in Kiribati and the Decent Work Country Programmes.

  11. Fact sheet on ILO in Samoa

    28 January 2010

    Describes the background of ILO in Samoa and the Decent Work Country Programmes.

  12. Fact sheet on ILO in Solomon Islands

    28 January 2010

    Describes the background of ILO in Solomon Islands and the Decent Work Country Programmes.

  13. Fact sheet on ILO in Tuvalu

    28 January 2010

    Describes the background of ILO in Tuvalu and the Decent Work Country Programmes.

  14. Fact sheet on ILO in Vanuatu

    28 January 2010

    Describes the background of ILO in Vanuatu and the Decent Work Country Programmes.

  15. Fact sheet on ILO in Papua New Guinea

    28 January 2010

    Describes ILO's Decent Work Country Programmes in Papua New Guinea.

  16. Decent Work Country Programme: Kiribati

    10 January 2010

    This document outlines the Decent Work Country Programme for Kiribati for the period 2009-2012.

  17. Decent Work Country Programme: Papua New Guinea

    01 January 2010

    This document outlines the Decent Work Country Programme for Papua New Guinea for the period 2009-2012.

2009

  1. Decent Work Country Programme: Tuvalu

    26 November 2009

    This document outlines the Decent Work Country Programme for Tuvalu for the period 2010-2012.

  2. Kirabati News Updates, October 2009

    27 October 2009

    Provides updates on the latest activities in Kiribati.

  3. Legislative compliance review of child labour laws in Fiji

    22 September 2009

    This report examines Fiji’s compliance with the International Labour Organization’s (“ILO”) Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No.138) (“ILO Convention No. 138”) and ILO Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182) (“ILO Convention No. 182.”).