Publications

2021

  1. ECLAC-ILO Decent work for platform workers in Latin America”, Employment Situation in Latin America and the Caribbean, No. 24

    14 June 2021

    The report analyses the effect of this crisis on the main labour market indicators in 2020 and presents the main characteristics of digital platform work relative to key aspects of decent work.

  2. Labour Law Guide for the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)

    10 June 2021

    This Guide provides a single access point for labour laws in the OECS, covering all significant areas in the sub-region. It is derived from various labour laws, regulations and international labour law standards that have been ratified by Member States of the OECS and their Constitutions.

  3. Illustration - Impact of situations of crisis or disaster on TUs and their membership in Saint Lucia: preparedness, response, recovery

    31 May 2021

  4. Illustration - Jobs in a net-zero emissions future in Latin America and the Caribbean

    25 May 2021

  5. Illustration - Green Recovery: An opportunity for the Caribbean, The Bridgetown Declaration

    25 May 2021

  6. Illustration - Green Business: Case study Dominica, Guyana, Saint Lucia

    25 May 2021

  7. Assessment of the effects of Hurricane Maria and the COVID-19 pandemic and their impact on trade unions in Dominica. National preparedness, response and recovery actions in situations of disaster and crisis (2017-2020)

    20 May 2021

    The overall objectives of this research are to acquire information on the effects of these identified national disasters from the period 2017 to 2020, and the impacts of national response and recovery actions on national trade unions and their members.

  8. Assessment of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on trade unions in Saint Lucia. National preparedness, response and recovery actions in situations of disaster and crisis (2017-2020)

    20 May 2021

    This Assessment Report focused on the collection and analysis of data on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the trade union movement in Saint Lucia.

  9. © UNICEF/Santiago Arcos 2021

    COVID-19 appeal update: ILO’s Response to the Venezuelan Displacement Crisis

    19 May 2021

    Within the framework of the Regional Refugees and Migrants Response Plan (RMRP), the ILO has launched an appeal to its funding partners to support the response to the unprecedented refugees and migrants crisis in the Latin American region. The ILO leads on Socioeconomic Integration for the inter-agency response for Venezuelan refugees and migrants and has developed a comprehensive intervention strategy in coordination with UNDP, IOM and UNHCR

  10. The impact of extreme weather on temporary work absence

    12 May 2021

    The study examines the impact that extreme weather has on temporary work absence in Jamaica, a central concern given the country’s negative experience with such events. The study uses quarterly data containing key labour market indicators on an unbalanced panel of individuals along with climatic data for the period 2004 to 2014. The findings are several.