The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals relevant to the world of work in Central and Eastern Europe. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested in hard copy from the Communication office of ILO DWT/CO-Budapest. All publications of the DWT/CO-Budapest are available in Labordoc, database of ILO publications.


  1. ILO Transitional Cooperation Strategy for Ukraine 2024-2025

    22 March 2024

    The 4-page leaflet describes the strategy proposed by the ILO to support the recovery and development of Ukraine in 2024-2025. The ILO proposes an integrated, multi-track and three-pillar approach shaped by consultations with its constituents in Ukraine and aligned with ILO principles on decent work.

  2. Guidelines for reinforcing the role of labour inspectors in addressing undeclared work

    19 March 2024

  3. Regional Peer Review Report of the Labour Inspectorates of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina (entity Federation of BiH-- Sarajevo Canton and entity Republika Srpska), Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia

    19 March 2024

  4. Informal employment and Undeclared work in the Horeca sector: Findings from North Macedonia

    04 March 2024

  5. Analysis of care system expansion in post-Socialist EU Member States: lessons learned and good practices for Ukraine

    29 January 2024

    The study presents an overview of alternative early childhood education and care (ECEC) models that have proven successful in the post-Socialist EU Member States and an analysis of which models could fit in the Ukrainian policy and societal contexts.

  6. Reflections on the introduction of Universal Labour Guarantee in selected Central and Eastern European countries

    23 January 2024

  7. An Evaluation of Montenegro’s 2022 Minimum Wage and Income Tax Reform

    23 January 2024

  8. Workers’ representatives in selected Central and Eastern European countries: Filling a gap in labour rights protection or trade union competition?

    23 January 2024

  9. Data mining and machine learning: Supporting labour inspectorates to address undeclared work

    23 January 2024


  1. The gender pay gap in Montenegro. A statistical update and policy implications

    06 December 2023