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Asia-Pacific Employment and Social Outlook 2018

Advancing decent work for sustainable development

  1. Persistent decent work deficits in Asia-Pacific cast a shadow on the region’s growth

    Working poverty, informality and vulnerable employment are amongst the persistent challenges of Asia-Pacific labour markets according to a new ILO report. The report calls for coordinated policies to promote decent work as the link to translate economic growth into sustainable development in the region.