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  1. Disaster and conflict resilience

    Business and Peace in Sri Lanka: The roles of employer and business membership organizations

    01 December 2016

    The private sector is widely referenced as a critical actor in conflict-affected zones. This paper examines the private sector conflict interface: what business can do, both during and after a conflict situation, collectively through employer and business membership organizations.

  2. Disaster and conflict resilience

    Enterprise creation, employment and decent work for peace and resilience: The role of employer and business membership organizations in Asia

    01 December 2016

    The private sector is widely referenced as a critical actor in conflict-affected zones. This paper examines the private sector conflict interface: what business can do, both during and after a conflict situation, collectively through employer and business membership organizations.

  3. ASEAN in transformation

    How technology is changing jobs and enterprises - Viet Nam country brief

    01 December 2016

    An analysis of how automation will impact the jobs and enterprises in Viet Nam

  4. Publication

    Analysis of the economic development role of sectoral business associations: in the rubber, electronics and electrical and automotive sectors in Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam

    01 November 2016

    This paper focuses on functions that drive economic, enterprise and employment growth as well as skills development in terms of managing technological change and offers a comparative exploration of sectoral business associations (SBAs) in three sectors, namely rubber, electronics and electrical (E&E) and automotive in Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam. The findings reveal that SBAs are relevant for addressing the challenges of improving sector-specific performance as they represent the wider needs of all enterprises in the sector at the policy level in a fashion that individual enterprises cannot.

  5. Regional conference

    ASEAN in transformation: How technology is changing jobs and enterprises

    An Executive and Media Briefing is held to launch an Asia regional report by the International Labour Organization (ILO). The report was released in Singapore in partnership with the Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF).

  6. Publication

    ASEAN in transformation

    01 July 2016

    A series of six reports prepared by ACT/EMP deals with different aspects and perspectives of ASEAN in transformation.

  7. Working paper No. 8

    Social protection in ASEAN: Employer perspectives and recommendations

    12 December 2015

  8. Research note

    A four-country review of labour law reform processes and accompanying social and policy dialogue

    12 December 2015

  9. Publication

    Managing labour mobility: Opportunities and challenges for employers in the ASEAN region

    12 December 2015

  10. Publication

    Social Protection in ASEAN: Employer Perspectives and Recommendations

    01 December 2015

    This paper analyzes the social protection system from the perspective of employers in the four ASEAN countries of Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. It provides an overview of social protection policies relevant to employers, their views on these policies, and overall recommendations for strengthening social protection systems in their respective countries and across the ASEAN region as a whole.