Ukraine resources

  1. National Tripartite Conference Launch of the Decent Work Country Profile for Ukraine and Media Campaign

    26 May 2011

  2. Commemoration of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work in Central and Eastern Europe

    The 2011 World Day for Safety and Health at Work focused on the implementation of an Occupational Safety and Health Management System (OSHMS) as a tool for continual improvement in the prevention of workplace incidents and accidents. An OSHMS is a preventive method to implement safety and health measures which consists of four steps and incorporates the principle of continual improvement. Its principles are based on the PDCA Cycle: PLAN, DO, CHECK, ACT. Several events were organized in Central and Eastern Europe to celebrate the World Day and to highlight the importance of occupational safety in preventing workplace accidents.

  3. Gender mainstreaming in the public employment service in Ukraine: user's guide

    11 April 2011

    This training package has been developed to support the trainers of the Public Employment Service of Ukraine to design and deliver training courses on gender mainstreaming.

  4. Gender mainstreaming in the public employment service in Ukraine: trainer's guide

    11 April 2011

    This training package has been developed to support the trainers of the Public Employment Service of Ukraine to design and deliver training courses on gender mainstreaming.

  5. Tripartite Training Workshop on the Development of a National OSH Programme in Ukraine: Agenda

    10 February 2011

  6. Development of a National Occupational Safety and Health Programme for Ukraine

    Ukraine is one of the six pilot countries of the ILO/EU project “Improving safety and health at work through a decent work agenda (2010-2012). Following the inception mission carried out in March 2010 which focused on presenting the project to the main national stakeholders and recruit the national coordinator of the project, this second event aimed to: Participate in a Parliamentary Hearing on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) (November 17th 2010); Hold the first steering committee of the project (November 18th 2010); Conduct a two-day training workshop on the development of a national programme on OSH (November 18th and 19th 2010).

  7. Promoting Economic Diversity in Ukraine: The Role of the Business Enabling Environment, Skills Policies and Export Promotion

    07 February 2011

    Based on the ILO’s STED methodology, this report shows how to promote employment and economic diversification in Ukraine through skills development and a better business environment.

  8. PROJECT OUTLINE: Improving safety and health at work through a Decent Work agenda

    30 November 2010

    This project aims at revealing that the decent work concept is a viable approach for a national development strategy and brings focus to occupational safety and health as an essential element for decent work.

  9. Assessment of the Social Security System in Ukraine 2008–09

    01 September 2010

    The global economic crisis — the “Great Recession” — has had a profound impact on the world of work. In Ukraine, the negative effects of the crisis on enterprises and workers emerged in late 2008, but have worsened since. This study has been produced as part of the ILO’s efforts to support the country’s crisis response and its attempts to achieve a sustainable and inclusive economic recovery, in line with the Global Jobs Pact. It provides an assessment of the current social security system in Ukraine in the context of the global economic crisis and identifies priority actions in the field of social security.

  10. Impact of the financial crisis on wages, income distribution and the tax system

    01 September 2010

    This report provides an analysis of the impact of the crisis on wages, income distribution and the tax system in Ukraine and suggests policy recommendations.