Inclusive Labour Markets, Labour Relations and Working Conditions Branch (INWORK)
Areas of work
The road to decent work for domestic workers
05 June 2023
A Review of Wage Setting through Collective Bargaining
30 May 2023
Guidance note: Wage protection for migrant workers
27 April 2023
Working time and wages are the working conditions that have the most direct and tangible effect on the everyday lives of workers and employers. Wages can determine job choice, the number of hours worked, and whether or not to migrate for employment. Adequate wages that ensure a fair share of the fruits of progress to all and standards for wage protection lie at the heart of the ILO’s mandate on social justice and the promotion of decent work.
Women and men in the informal economy: A statistical update
07 March 2023
This report provides a snapshot of the situation in 2019 and trends in selected countries since 2020. It does not intend to provide an in-depth analysis of trends and factors of informality. Instead, the primary objective of this publication is to provide a concise update, both globally and by region, of data on the extent of informal employment, the categories of workers most exposed to informality and the characteristics of those currently in informal employment and their working conditions compared to their counterparts in formal employment.