Resources on ILO/Japan Partnership Programme

  1. ILO & Japan sign agreement to support natural disaster recovery in Asia-Pacific

    12 June 2012

    The ILO and the Government of Japan have signed a new Framework for Cooperation agreement that will assist Asia-Pacific countries in dealing with the effects of natural disasters and strengthen the role of employment in early recovery and reconstruction.

  2. Leaflet on Occupational Safety and Health in Hazardous Work in Viet Nam

    01 June 2012

    Provides a brief summary about the project funded by Government of Japan.

  3. Way Out of Informality: Facilitating Formalization of the Informal Economy in South Asia

    01 June 2012

    The project aims to facilitate the formalization of some selected sectors in the informal economy and support the discouragement of informalisation of jobs and enterprises in the formal economy.

  4. National Workshop on Anticipating Skills Demand and Strengthening Labour Market Information System

    The workshop, organized by the Department General of Technical Vocational Education Training (DGTVET) of Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MOLVT) of the Royal Government of Cambodia and ILO/Japan, brought together 74 participants from the government institutions (majority of which were from MOLVT and National Employment Agencies), workers' and employers' organizations and identified key conceptual and practical challenges and proposed measures in response to these challenges in strengthening labour market information system and anticipating skills demand which are essential elements to the sustainable and inclusive development of Cambodia's economy.

  5. Occupational Safety and Health in Hazardous Work in Southeast Asia

    01 January 2012

    The project aims to address occupational safety and health (OSH) in hazardous industries in Viet Nam and Cambodia, strengthen national OSH systems in line with the on-going national OSH programmes, and improve OSH standards at workplace level.

  6. National Workshop on Achievements of the ILO/MOLISA/Japan OSH Project

    The objectives of the workshop are to share and assess the project’s achievements as well as discuss on how to sustain the success of the project in the future. The workshop is also an opportunity for participants and enterprises to exchange and share good practices in improving work conditions at the workplaces for further strengthening of occupational safety and health in Viet Nam.

  7. Japan and the ILO

    16 November 2011

    This brochure provides an overview of current projects implemented through a partnership between the ILO and the Government of Japan, which has supported technical work in Asia and the Pacific for nearly 40 years.

  8. Meeting of the Sixth Joint Steering Committee of ILO/Japan OSH Project

    The meeting is an annual activity of the project to exchange information and experiences between the ILO and social partners.

  9. ILO/Japan Fund for Building Social Safety Nets in Asia and the Pacific (SSN Fund)

    15 June 2011

    The SSN Fund aims to broaden the use of social safety nets through a wide range of projects to extend existing social security systems, promote occupational safety and health (OSH), develop human resources, strengthen labour inspection, eliminate forced labour and foster entrepreneurship. The Fund also responds to natural disasters by implementing crisis response activities in the affected areas to support disaster recovery.

  10. ILO & Japan sign agreement to boost social protection in Asia

    15 June 2011

    An agreement aimed at bolstering the development of social safety nets in Asia has been signed by the International Labour Organization (ILO) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific and the Japanese Government.