Programmes and projects

November 2012

  1. Elimination of Worst Forms of Child Labour (WFCL) in Seasonal Hazelnut Agriculture in Turkey

    1 November 2012 - 31 December 2020

    The project aims to contribute to the elimination of the worst forms of child labour in seasonal agriculture in hazelnut harvesting in Turkey. The project in the Black Sea region of Turkey is being implemented jointly by the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services of Turkey and the ILO.

October 2012

  1. The Labour Market Integration of New Immigrants in Europe: Analysis and Policy Evaluation

    1 October 2012 - 31 December 2014

    This research project undertaken between October 2012 and December 2014 by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI) and ILO-MIGRANT, thanks to funding from the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, aimed at providing an integrated picture of the role of policies in facilitating newly-arrived immigrants’ access to the labour market and to middle-skilled jobs.

January 2012

  1. Decent Work Country Programme for Ukraine 2012 - 2015

    1 January 2012 - 31 December 2015

    The DWCP is a continuation of earlier work on the promotion of decent work principles in Ukraine based on tripartite social dialogue, a balanced policy approach, alongside a combination of economic growth and decent employment, together with social development, and improved living standards.

  2. Decent Work Country Programme for the Republic of Moldova 2012 - 2015

    1 January 2012 - 31 December 2015

    The primary goal of the ILO is to promote opportunities for women and men to obtain decent and productive work in conditions of freedom, equity, security and human dignity. DWCPs promote decent work as a key component of development policies and at the same time as a national policy objective of governments and social partners.

  3. Decent Work Country Programme for Bosnia and Herzegovina 2012 - 2015

    1 January 2012 - 31 December 2015

    This Programme reflects the strategic planning of ILO cooperation activities with Bosnia and Herzegovina for the period 2012-2015, and has been prepared in conjunction with the ILO constituents with the aim of promoting decent work as a key component of development policies and at the same time as a national policy objective of both the government and the social partners.

  4. Decent Work Country Programme for the Republic of Albania 2012 - 2015

    1 January 2012 - 31 December 2015

    The primary boal of the ILO is to promote opportunities for women and men to obtain decent and productive work in conditions of freedom, equity, security and human dignity. DWDPs promote decent work as a key component of development policies and at the same time as a national policy objective of governments and social partners.

January 2011

  1. Decent Work Country Programme for the Republic of Tajikistan 2011 - 2013

    1 January 2011 - 31 December 2013

    Cooperation between the Republic of Tajikistan and the ILO with the following national priorities: 1. Increasing capacity of tripartite constituents to manage and regulate priority labour issues through social dialogue; 2. Promoting decent employment opportunities for men and women including returning labour migrants; 3. Improvint working conditions and extending the coverage of social protection.

May 2010

  1. UN Joint Programme on Harnessing Sustainable Linkages for the SMEs In Turkey's Textile Sector

    3 May 2010 - 31 December 2012

    With the aim of enhancing international competitiveness of SMEs and promoting decent work in textile and clothing sector of Turkey, UNDP, UNIDO and ILO in cooperation with İTKİB (İstanbul Textile and Apparel Exporters Association) has launched a Joint Programme (JP) on "Harnessing Sustainable Linkages for the SMEs in Turkey's Textile Sector".

January 2010

  1. ILO/EU Textile Training Project

    1 January 2010 - 31 December 2014

    Worker - Management Education Project For Supply Chain Factories on Productivity And Working Conditions The apparel industry is one of the world’s largest employers. It is an industry that has witnessed a major transformation in the last fifty years with a shift from domestic sourcing in industrialised countries by Multinational Enterprises to business models based on outsourcing from developing countries with lower production and labor costs. The formerly dominant model of rigidly hierarchical firms manufacturing goods within wholly owned facilities in national operations for local markets has given way to transnational operations of alliances and supplier-based manufacturing that serve a range of global markets.

  2. Decent Work Country Programme for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 2010 - 2013

    1 January 2010 - 31 December 2013

    This Decent Work Country Programme and its priorities and outcomes are agreed upon after an extensive process of tripartite consultations with ILO’s constituents in the country. The identified strategic priorities and outcomes will be realized during the period 2010-2013 through joint action of the Government and social partners on the one hand, and the ILO on the other.