News and articles


  1. News

    Timor-Leste strengthens its workplace cooperation with socialization of grievance policy and procedure

    04 August 2022,

    To improve bipartite conflict management services, the ILO and key labour actors of Timor-Leste socialize the grievance policy and procedure at municipality level.

  2. Decent Work Country Programme IV (2023-2027)

    Provincial Tripartite-plus Consultation - Karachi

    03 August 2022, Karachi, Pakistan

    Government, Workers, Employers and other stakeholders set out priorities for labour market for the next five years

  3. News

    Enhancing social dialogues for decent working conditions in Indonesia’s fishing industry

    01 August 2022,

    Work in fishing is a hazardous occupation. Labour rights challenges in the fisheries sector such as weak labour inspection, poor occupational safety and health (OSH) and other problems related to working conditions can be improved through social dialogues among relevant parties.

  4. © ILO/M. Crozet 2022

    Job losses

    New ILO estimates show Myanmar remains deeply affected by job losses in first half of 2022

    01 August 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

    Employment remains well below 2020 levels while productivity levels contract further and job quality deteriorates.

  5. News

    ILO’s Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific meets Labour Minister and key constituents in India

    30 July 2022, New Delhi, India

    The RD visited India on her first mission and met the Labour Minister, constituents and the UN India team to strengthen the ILO’s Decent Work for All mandate in the country.

  6. Press release

    Statement by ILO's Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific to mark World Day against Trafficking in Persons

    30 July 2022,

    Ms Chihoko Asada-Miyakawa, the Regional Director, ILO Asia Pacific, met with grassroot organisers of SEWA union in Delhi. Supported by ILO’s Work in Freedom programme in India since 2014, SEWA organisers provided an overview of work done, COVID-19’s impact and demands of domestic workers in India.

  7. Press release

    International Conference on the Future of Social Security for New Forms of Work

    29 July 2022,

  8. Skills Challenge Innovation Call

    Five awards up for grabs for equality and diversity prototypes in Malaysia’s TVET

    29 July 2022, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    The ILO’s 1st Malaysia Skills Challenge Innovation Call searches for innovative ideas and solutions to enhance gender equality and social inclusion in TVET and training institutions.

  9. News

    National consultation workshop on promoting sustainable and responsible business practices in Nepal

    28 July 2022,

    On 17 June 2022, the ILO facilitated - at the request of the newly appointed national focal point for the promotion of the MNE Declaration in Nepal - a national consultation workshop on promoting sustainable and responsible business practices in line with the MNE Declaration bringing together various national stakeholders.

  10. Press release

    The ILO supports the young generation in China for a brighter future

    25 July 2022,