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  1. Japan Earthquake Project

    Research on employment and labour measures in the Post-Great East Japan Earthquake recovery process

    01 August 2015

    The International Labour Organization conducted in-depth research on employment, labour and livelihood recovery measures carried out by the government and civil society in Japan in the aftermath of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. This report presents findings from the research.

  2. News

    Japanese Delegate Visits ILO Project Sites in Northern Cebu

    19 May 2015

    A visiting Japanese delegation came away impressed from a field mission to a number of ILO’s project sites in Northern Cebu.

  3. Video

    Decent jobs for working out of disaster

    27 April 2015

    Japan was struck by a mega-scale earthquake and tsunamis in 2011. To find how the country and people has overcome the disaster, the ILO conducted a study on post-disaster recovery efforts. It was decent jobs that helped people work out of disaster.

  4. Press release

    Japan and ILO launch Durable Solutions for Somali Refugee returnees project in Baidoa, Somalia

    12 March 2015

    The Government of Japan and the International Labour Organization (ILO) launched a partnership to promote durable solutions for Somali refugee returnees through sustainable livelihoods.

  5. News

    Global Employment Trends 2014: The risk of a jobless recovery

    06 March 2014

  6. News

    Japan's official development assistance in Kenya

    21 February 2014

    ILO’s Youth Employment Project was reported in the Japan’s Official Development Assistance White Paper 2013.

  7. Event

    Launch of the “Red Card to Child Labour Campaign" in Japan

    ILO Office for Japan launch the “Red Card to Child Labour Campaign" and organize its kick-off event, inviting Mr. Tsuyoshi KITAZAWA.

  8. © Lwin, A. 2020

    Labour standards

    Japan ratifies the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006)

    05 August 2013

    Japan is the 40th ILO Member State to have its ratification registered and the 10th from the Asia-Pacific region – after Singapore, Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Palau, Philippines, Tuvalu and Viet Nam – to have ratified the international agreement.