Thailand resources

December 2021

  1. Strengthening Social Dialogue Policy and Practices: Constituents Review of Social Dialogue & Tripartite Mechanisms in Thailand

    1 December 2021

    Thailand practices tripartism and social dialogue and it has many advisory social dialogue bodies, including at bipartite mechanisms at enterprise level. This meeting is aimed at facilitating review by constituents of key challenges facing the social dialogue mechanisms and discuss way forward for making tripartism and social dialogue more effective.

  2. COP26 agreements on Just Transition – What implications for Asia and the Pacific? A discussion panel

    1 December 2021

    This special session of the Asia Pacific Green Jobs Network meeting will discuss the implications of the negotiations and events of COP26 on the Asia Pacific region. It will specifically focus on Just Transition, coal phase out, and the 04.11.2021 Declaration on Supporting The Conditions For A Just Transition Internationally: Green growth, decent work, and economic prosperity in the transition to net zero.

November 2021

  1. Thailand labour market update. Concern remains over the drawn out impact of COVID-19

    The ILO brief finds high levels of joblessness among young Thai workers due to pandemic restrictions.

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    Youth unemployment in Thailand hits new highs due to COVID-19

    ILO assessment of the Thai labour market finds high levels of joblessness among young workers due to pandemic restrictions.

  3. Enabling opportunities and solutions for women entrepreneurs in Asia and the Pacific

    In celebration of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day 2021, the ILO and ESCAP have collaborated on an event bringing stakeholders together to discuss innovative opportunities and scalable solutions for women entrepreneurs in Asia and the Pacific.

  4. COVID-19 and employment in the tourism sector in the Asia–Pacific region

    A brief from the ILO highlights COVID-19 impacts on tourism employment in Asia and the Pacific that have left the sector reeling from job losses, deterioration in work quality and shifts towards increased informality.

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    ILO research highlights massive COVID-19 impact on tourism employment in Asia and the Pacific

    Asia–Pacific tourism industry left reeling from job losses, deterioration in work quality and shifts towards increased informality.

  6. 'Going digital with women entrepreneurs in South-East Asia' with the ILO, ITCILO and Google Primer

    17 November 2021

    The ILO Rebuilding Better Project is hosting a combined launch event and workshop for women entrepreneurs in Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand. The event will equip women business owners who are looking to optimize their online presence with new skills, while officially launching three new ITCILO – Google Primer digital training programmes.

  7. TRIANGLE in ASEAN Newsletter

  8. Voices of MSMEs: COVID-19 Recovery and Staying Resilient with Small Business Owners across Asia

    5 November 2021

    This virtual roundtable discussion will bring together micro, small and medium- enterprises’ (MSME) owners to share experiences and challenges dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. It aims to highlight the importance of supporting MSME recovery and resilience by highlighting their voices in the process