News and press releases

This is a list of official ILO press releases, including those related to ILO activities in China and Mongolia. The most recent release can be found on top.


  1. ILO project experience in China shared in global Skills Fair on Quality Apprenticeships

    07 March 2024

    From 27 to 29 February, the global Skills Fair on Quality Apprenticeships was successfully held jointly by the ILO and ten international organization partners in Turin, Italy. ‘Quality Apprenticeship and Lifelong Learning in China’ Project was presented during the Panel of Success Stories in Asia and Africa and exhibited as the only project from Asia among all exhibition booths.

  2. ILO, China and EU continue collaboration in promoting universal social protection in China

    19 January 2024

  3. Joint commitment to inclusive employment for people with disabilities

    17 January 2024

    The ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia and the Hangzhou Disabled Persons Federation (Hangzhou DPF) solidified their commitment to inclusive employment and decent work for people with disabilities, by signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on 16 January.


  1. Cambodian trainers complete a technical capacity building programme at Guangzhou Industry and Trade Technician College of China

    26 December 2023

    Six skilled trainers from Cambodia successfully completed a capacity building training programme under ILO/China partnership programme.

  2. Enhancing Cambodia-China Skills Development Cooperation Under the South-South Cooperation Skills Development Network

    26 December 2023

    Under the ILO-China Partnership Programme, a three-day South-South Cooperation Skills Development event was held in Guangzhou to enhance Cambodia-China skills development, strengthen ties, and contribute to shared goals.

  3. Advancing towards a modern and effective labour inspection system in China

    14 December 2023

    ILO tripartite constituents in China jointly explore labour inspection capacity-building roadmap to ensure fair, safe, and equitable working conditions for all workers.

  4. ILO and tripartite partners identifies key areas of collaboration for the future of social security in China

    01 December 2023

    ILO and its tripartite partners jointly discussed the priorities for the future of social security in China.

  5. Protecting mining workers’ safety and health through South-South Cooperation between ILO, China and Zambia

    22 November 2023

    The ILO, Ministry of Emergency Management of China and key stakeholders in Zambia joined hands in making a contribution towards protecting mining workers’ safe and health in Zambia through a South-South Cooperation Programme on building the capacity of mining companies.

  6. Safe and healthy workplaces and workers: a key premise of sustainable development

    07 November 2023

    Government, companies and other key stakeholders in China jointly identify solutions for more innovative work safety governance in the context of open trade, globalization and multilateralism at the 6th Hongqiao International Economic Forum.

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    ILO Symposium advances integration of labour market policies into macroeconomic framework for high-quality economic development

    31 October 2023

  8. Capacity Building Workshops for In-company Trainers in Apprenticeship successfully held in Wuxi

    25 October 2023

    The ILO project ‘Quality Apprenticeship and Lifelong Learning in China Phase 2’ successfully held Capacity Building Workshops for In-company Trainers in Apprenticeship in its pilot city Wuxi in Jiangsu Province, as a start of a series of technical capacity building to trainers and teachers in apprenticeship.

  9. ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific meets its tripartite partners in China

    20 October 2023

    ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific Chihoko Asada-Miyakawa met the ILO's tripartite partners in China.

  10. ILO and China collaborate to enhance high-quality employment through promoting south-south cooperation within the Belt and Road initiative

    20 October 2023

    ILO and MOHRSS joined forces in hosting the Seminar on Promoting High-quality Employment in Beijing.

  11. Towards a sustainable and responsible mineral supply chain

    27 September 2023

    ILO joins hands with key stakeholders of the mining sector in China in promoting socially responsible labour practices in the mineral supply chain

  12. The better jobs, the better tomorrow for Mongolia

    26 September 2023

    The ILO and the tripartite constituents of Mongolia agreed to work together for better Mongolia through decent work in next five years.

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    ILO research highlights gaps and potential in use of technology to help youth find work

    26 July 2023

    Technological transformation in public employment services can support youth in Asia-Pacific to navigate labour market transitions and enter decent work.

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    ILO and MOHRSS of China join hands to enhance South-South cooperation and employment policymaking in South-East Asia

    25 July 2023

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MOHRSS) of China launch a project to promote South-South cooperation for full and high-quality employment in South-East Asia.

  15. ILO and China sign Decent Work Country Programme 2023-2025

    13 July 2023

    In setting out the framework, Decent Work Country Programme 2023-2025 paves the way for ILO and China to promote social justice and advance decent work for all.

  16. ILO launches a new initiative to eradicate forced labour in Mongolia

    26 June 2023

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United States Department of Labor have commenced "The Bridge Project II" to combat forced labour in Mongolia, aiming to enhance the national capacity by engaging with the government, social partners, and other stakeholders.

  17. Asia-Pacific governments look to technology for employment services to support youth

    30 May 2023

    Government officials from across the region exchange and learn about how technology can help young people access decent employment.