Videos and Photos


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    Indonesia: Anak-anak yang Berisiko Terlibat dalam Perdagangan Narkoba di Jakarta

    01 March 2006

    The short film documented efforts taken to break the vicious cycle of drugs trafficking involving under aged children by the ILO through its International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour. The efforts were targeted to parents and children from poor urban communities. Children involved in drug trafficking were mostly drug users or ex users and became involved in the sale, production and trafficking of drugs between the ages of 13 and 15. The film was already broadcasted by a national TV station (only available in Bahasa Indonesia).

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    Indonesian Furniture Industry

    07 February 2006

    For years, environmentalists have worried about the deforestation of jungles in Indonesia that supply precious woods for garden furniture in the West. But along with these natural resources, a centuries-old livelihood is also under threat as ILO TV explains.


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    Recovering from the Asian Tsunami - Baan Talae Nok, Thailand

    26 December 2005

    With the help of the ILO, Tsunami survivors learned new skills including how to set up business.

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    07 December 2005

    While China’s economy booms, many workers leave the countryside to make money in the cities or even abroad. The ILO’s Mekong Project to Combat Trafficking aims to raise awareness of the problem and teach about safe migration.

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    Puppets spread AIDS message in India

    24 November 2005

    Raising awareness of HIV/AIDS can be difficult in countries where sex is taboo and literacy rates are low. An Indian community group supported by the International Labour OrganiZation has been reaching out to truck drivers and migrant workers with an entertaining and educational puppet show.

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    14 November 2005

    In Balakot, devastated by the Pakistan earthquake, rebuilding shattered lives began with rebuilding the town. A pilot emergency employment programme run by the International Labour Organization put more than 800 people to work, paying them to clean up the streets and improve living conditions.

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    13 October 2005

    A beauty service at home is a growing trend among New Delhi’s fashion-conscious women. But the city’s mobile beauticians are not only a convenience for busy urban women, but a way for the city’s enormous numbers of urban poor to increase their income. ILO TV explains.

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    Children Exploited in Mongolian Gold Rush

    27 June 2005

    Many of those working in makeshift Mongolian gold mines are children whose families seek a way out of poverty. The ILO is trying to remove these children from one of the most hazardous jobs in the world.

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    24 June 2005

    As well as countless lives, hundreds of thousands of jobs were lost in the Asian tsunami. Through an employment network and business start-up courses, the International Labour Organization is helping survivors get back to work.

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    05 May 2005

    The Japanese government has brought in new rules to crack down on entertainment visas which have been widely used to bring women into the country to work in the sex industry. Tens of thousands of foreign women work in bars and clubs in Japan, some of them against their will, according to a report by the International Labour Organization.