Forced labour resources

  1. Promoting Decent Workfor Sustainable Development

    20 November 2020

    The Malaysia Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) 2019–20 provides a framework for the first of two phases of structured cooperation between the ILO, the Government of Malaysia, the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) and the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC).

  2. Policy brief on anti-trafficking laws, policies and practices (in Bangla)

    04 November 2020

    Donors, Governments, international organizations, unions, employers and other civil actors often seek solutions to prevent human trafficking. This is a list of the ten most common misperceptions among policy makers, related facts and recommended laws, policies and practices drawing on the experience of the Work in Freedom Programme.

  3. Strengthening responsible business practices to prevent forced labour in Malaysia

    09 October 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating risks of forced labour among workers and employers in Malaysia. A recent ILO event saw partners discuss ways to counter the risk.

  4. Preventing forced labour in Malaysia through responsible business practices

    This online event will provide practical tips on how Malaysia employers can mitigate risks of forced labour in recruitment and employment practices.

  5. Forced Labour Indicators (In Sinhala)

    30 July 2020

    Video contains information on ILO’s Forced Labour Indicators. How to identify forced labour specifically in the international labour migration.

  6. Second Conversation Trafficking in the wake of Covid-19 Concept Note

    30 July 2020

    Concept note of Conversations on Working in Freedom

  7. Second Conversation Trafficking in the wake of Covid-19 Concept Note

    30 July 2020

    Concept note of Conversations on Working in Freedom

  8. Indonesia and Thailand to strengthen their port inspection to combat trafficking and forced labour at sea

    15 July 2020

    To combat forced labour and human trafficking onboard fishing vessels in the Southeast Asia, Indonesia and Thailand, with support from the ILO, took a step to develop a bilateral protocol on port State inspection on foreign fishing vessels.

  9. First Conversation Domestic Workers Concept Note

    18 June 2020

    Concept note of Conversations on Working in Freedom

  10. Conversations on Working in Freedom

    The four part discussion series will build on ongoing conversations between ‘Working in Freedom’ programme partners to link evidence and gendering policies, and highlight the lessons learned. They can be drawn upon to inform policy efforts as well as strategize effectively on the ground.