Regional Training and Knowledge Sharing Workshop for Measuring Decent Work in Asia and the Pacific (Bangkok, Thailand, 27-30 November 2012)

The Regional Training and Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Enhancing Labour Statistics for Measuring Decent Work in Asia and the Pacific which took place in Bangkok, Thailand from 27th -30th November 2012 was organized as one of the key regional activities under the MAP project. The meeting was jointly organized and funded by the MAP project, the ILO Department of Statistics and the ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific. It involved 36 participants, including government officials from ministries of labour and national statistical offices of Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, The Philippines, Thailand, Samoa and Sri Lanka. In addition, workers’ and employers’ representatives from the Philippines also participated, as well as and representatives from the ASEAN and SAARC.