Resources on Labour migration in Africa

August 2013

  1. Support to Free Movement of persons and Migration in West Africa (FMM) West Africa Technical Assistance project – Summary of ILO Role and Activities

    20 August 2013

    The FMM Project intervenes in the areas of labour migration, policy development, counter-trafficking, protection of migrants’ rights, child protection, especially children on the move and social security.

July 2013

  1. A region without borders? Policy Frameworks for regional labour migration towards South Africa

    03 July 2013

  2. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Suggestions for a Quarterly Labour Force Survey migration module and municipal-level surveys

    02 July 2013

  3. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Strategic recommendations

    02 July 2013

  4. Improving the quality of available statistics on foreign labour in South Africa: Existing data-sets

    02 July 2013

  5. A region without borders? Policy frameworks for regional labour migration towards South Africa

    02 July 2013

  6. Labour migration by numbers: South Africa’s foreign and domestic migration data

    01 July 2013

March 2013

  1. Capacity building of cocoa and agriculture extension officers and other key partners on child labour - Report

    31 March 2013

    The activity is to enhance the capacity of the extensions services in the provision of relevant support to farmers to improve cocoa and other agriculture production through effective Occupational Safety and Health measures, actions against child labour, especially with respect to hazardous work, including their active participation in the Ghana Child Labour Monitoring System (GCLMS).

  2. Improving the governance of labour migration and the protection of migrant workers’ rights in Tunisia, Morocco, Libya and Egypt

    01 March 2013

    In the North Africa region, unemployment, underemployment, informality of employment and decent work deficits triggered the social unrest leading to the 2011 revolutions and contributed to the ongoing political transformation processes.

January 2013

  1. Development of a Tripartite Framework for the Support and Protection of Ethiopian women Domestic Migrant Workers to the GCC States, Lebanon and Sudan

    01 January 2013

    This project aims at better protecting decent work standards at work and the human rights of women migrant domestic workers from Ethiopia and the Somali region throughout the process of migration – from their place of origin to their destination. The project places special emphasis on young women.