Publications on fair recruitment

Publications on Fair recruitment

  1. Fair recruitment country brief: Pakistan

    07 April 2020

    This brief provides an overview of fair recruitment challenges and opportunities in Pakistan, and priorities for action for the REFRAME project.

  2. Recruitment fees and related costs: What migrant workers from Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, and Myanmar pay to work in Thailand

    01 April 2020

    This report presents the findings of a survey on recruitment fees and related costs paid by migrant workers from Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, and Myanmar to work in Thailand.

  3. Trade union action to promote fair recruitment for migrant workers

    01 April 2020

    This brief highlights trade union action to promote and protect fair recruitment for migrant workers through actions including policy advocacy, service provision and outreach.

  4. ILO launches new tool for labour migration researchers and policy makers

    20 March 2020

    The ILO has developed a global database of over 90 national laws, policies and regulations that have defined recruitment fees and related costs. By visiting the map database, you can find out whether a specific country policy regulates or prohibits the charging of recruitment fees and/or related costs to the worker; and whether it is applicable to national and/or migrant workers. The map provides the relevant extract of the policies and links to the policies.

  5. Review of law, policy and practice of recruitment of migrant workers in Pakistan

    11 March 2020

    This review provides an overview of legislative and policy frameworks concerning recruitment of migrant workers in Pakistan. The review identifies gaps in relation to the ILO General Principles and Operational Guidelines for Fair Recruitment, and proposes recommendations for ensuring fair recruitment.

  6. New tool for labour migration researchers and policy makers

    04 March 2020

    Visit the ILO’s global database of over 90 national laws, policies and regulations that have defined recruitment fees and related costs.

  7. Global database: Definition of fees and related costs in national laws and policies

    04 March 2020

    This map displays a global database of national laws, policies and regulations (policies) that have defined recruitment fees and related costs.

  8. Fair Recruitment Initiative Newsletter - Edition February 2020

    04 February 2020

  9. Female labour migration from Pakistan: A situation analysis

    01 February 2020

    This report examines patterns and characteristics of female labour migration from Pakistan, and provides recommendations to ensure that women have equal opportunities for safe and fair migration.

  10. Operational Manual on Recruitment Costs – SDG 10.7.1

    20 December 2019

    This Operational Manual on Recruitment Costs – SDG 10.7.1 aids in the collection and dissemination of data on recruitment costs and serves as a means of setting standards to produce comparable data across countries.