Main Global, Regional and Country-level ILO tools and resources on Labour Migration

The ILO counts with significant Global tools and resources on Labour Migration, as well as Regional and Country-level publications (reports, articles) produced in Africa

Existing ILO Global Policy tools on Labour Migration

ILO Reports produced in Africa

  1. Regional Labour Migration Statistics Report in Africa

    With the technical assistance and the financial support of the ILO, the first continental Labour Migration Statistics Report in Africa (2016) was produced and published in 2017 in English and French.

  2. Social Security Access and Portability Study

    providing information on access to social security for migrant workers from Africa, including portability regimes and supporting policy-making for social protection access & portability of benefits for migrant workers

  3. Assessment Report of Skills Portability at Regional Economic Community (REC) and Continental levels

    which studies current portability initiatives in Africa, identifies challenges & provides recommendations.

  4. The Comprehensive report on Free movement of persons from the perspective of African Regional Integration

    gaps, challenges and solutions which analyses free movement of persons in the context of African regional integration, considering the different protocols developed by RECs on free movement of persons in their regions and jurisdictions.

  5. A report on Exploring the links between remittances and social protection for migrant workers and their families

    which considers the impact and limitations of remittances and social protection, best practices and experimentations from various parts of the world. A set of recommendations and suggestions are also provided.

  6. Study on Bilateral Labour and Social Security Agreements in North Africa

  7. Social Security Access and Portability Study

    Providing information on access to social security for migrant workers from Africa, including portability regimes and supporting policy-making for social protection access & portability of benefits for migrant workers.