Publications

The ILO Office in Bangladesh publishes reports, working papers, brochures and training manuals. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Dhaka. Email

2020

  1. Extending social protection to informal workers in the COVID-19 crisis. Country responses and policy considerations

    04 September 2020

    The COVID-19 crisis and its economic and social impacts are particularly harsh for workers in the informal economy and their families. Almost 1.6 billion informal workers are affected by the lockdown and containment measures and/or are working in the hardest-hit sectors.

  2. Understanding the gender composition and experience of ready-made Garment (RMG) workers in Bangladesh

    03 September 2020

  3. Review (2020) - National Tripartite Plan of Action (NTPA) on Fire Safety and Structural Integrity

    02 September 2020

  4. Labour Administration in Bangladesh: Department of Labour (DoL)

    01 September 2020

  5. Labour Inspection Governance in Bangladesh

    01 September 2020

  6. TVET students career guidance workbook (in Bangla)

    31 August 2020

    Skills 21 project with the technical support from the International Training Centre of ILO (ITC-ILO) developed kit for career guidance. The kit consisted with a career dictionary, facilitator notes, student’s work sheet, flip chart, learning cards and information cards. These materials will help the students, youth and their families for effective career decisions.

  7. Facilitator's notes for TVET (in Bangla)

    31 August 2020

    Skills 21 project with the technical support from the International Training Centre of ILO (ITC-ILO) developed kit for career guidance. The kit consisted with a career dictionary, facilitator notes, student’s work sheet, flip chart, learning cards and information cards. These materials will help the students, youth and their families for effective career decisions.

  8. Career dictionary for TVET students (in Bangla)

    31 August 2020

    Skills 21 project with the technical support from the International Training Centre of ILO (ITC-ILO) developed kit for career guidance. The kit consisted with a career dictionary, facilitator notes, student’s work sheet, flip chart, learning cards and information cards. These materials will help the students, youth and their families for effective career decisions.

  9. Gender Roadmap for the Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishments (2020–2030)

    18 August 2020

  10. © UN Women/Fahad Abdullah Kaize 2021

    Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    18 August 2020

    Young people’s employment prospects in Asia and the Pacific are severely challenged as a result of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Youth (15–24 years) will be hit harder than adults (25 and older) in the immediate crisis and also risk bearing higher longer-term economic and social costs, says a joint ILO-ADB report.

  11. Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    18 August 2020

    Young people’s employment prospects in Asia and the Pacific are severely challenged as a result of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Youth (15–24 years) will be hit harder than adults (25 and older) in the immediate crisis and also risk bearing higher longer-term economic and social costs, says a joint ILO-ADB report.

  12. Case study - Access to remediation finance

    17 August 2020

  13. A Rapid Assessment Report The impact of COVID-19 on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Bangladesh

    11 August 2020

  14. Sector-Wide Integrated Framework (SWIFT) Key Elements

    01 August 2020

  15. Proposed pathways of Bangladesh Qualification Framework (BQF)

    01 August 2020

  16. Proposed structure of Bangladesh Qualification Framework (BQF)

    01 August 2020

  17. Skills 21 project infographic

    01 August 2020

  18. The National Skills Development Policy 2011 through gender lens

    30 July 2020

    This brief provides specific problems relating to female students in TVET sector that can be addressed through NSDP for potential solutions and ways forward.

  19. Policy recommendations from dialogue on “The National Skills Development Policy 2011- Major imperatives to reflect”

    30 June 2020

    The National Skills Development Authority (NSDA) is currently reviewing the National Skills Development Policy (NSDP) 2011 in order to upgrade it ensure its relevance in the changing context of policy environment, market demands and future of work.

  20. An ILO for All Seasons-The International Labour Organization's Ways out of Crisis

    29 June 2020

    Over a hundred years, the ILO has developed International Labour Standards and Policy Responses to mitigate the effects of employment and social crises.The COVID-19 pandemic has shown how hasards move in a globalized world. It has highlighted the need to use the tools that are available for countering social and economic crises and securing the safety and health of workers. This book traces the development of these tools and the ways in which they have been successfully applied over the last hundred years.

  21. Child Labour Day 2020

    16 June 2020