Forced labour resources

  1. Measurement, Awareness Raising, and Policy Engagement (MAP16) Project

    22 April 2021

    The project contributes to the promotion of decent work in Sri Lanka by supporting prevention measures and addressing child labour and its worst forms through new, fit for purpose, targeted approaches.

  2. Webinar on the Opportunities and Challenges of the Ratification of ILO Convention No. 188 on Working in Fishing

    Fishing is recognized as a hazardous occupation, with capture fisheries having among the highest incidence of occupational injuries and fatalities. Fishers across the range of commercial fishing operations commonly face long working hours, remote work, exposure to dangerous weather conditions and the generally hazardous nature of working in the marine environment.

  3. Towards well-managed labour migration: Fair recruitment for women and men migrant workers in Malaysia

    The ILO is organising a webinar on “Towards well-managed labour migration: Fair recruitment for women and men migrant workers in Malaysia”.

  4. Promoting decent work for 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).

  5. 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.

  6. ILO-FCDO Partnership programme on fair recruitment and decent work for women migrant workers in South Asia and the Middle East – Phase II - Project fact sheet

    15 October 2020

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

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

    30 July 2020

    Concept note of Conversations on Working in Freedom