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Decent civil works in Nepal and Thailand: From research to action planning

Author nameTajgman, David
Classification Code1AS - Asia
Subject areasCivil engineering; Construction industry; Decent work; Labour policies and practices; Planning; Roads
KeywordsLabour; civil works; policy issues; planning; decent work; occupational safety and health; gender issues; social dialogue; recruitment; wages; legal issues; contractors
Country(ies)Nepal; Thailand
Document typeResearch Report
Date of this edition2005
PublisherInternational Labour Organisation (ILO)
Place of publicationGeneva
Country of publicationSwitzerland
No. of pages90pp
Accession no.1AS - 200210
PublisherInternational Labour Organisation (ILO)
Classification CodeAsia
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This study looks at a number of areas of labour policies and practice - policies of productive employment; labour policies and practices; recruitment policy and practice; job security; remuneration and wage payment; gender issues and child labour; work time and rest and occupational safety and health; the right to organise; social dialogue and consultation; and the freedom to leave work - in assessing decent work in these two countries, drawing conclusions and making numerous specific suggestions in both cases about what might be done to create more decent work in the sector.

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