Publications

The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Jakarta.

2019

  1. Skills shortages and labour migration in the field of information and communication technology in India, Indonesia and Thailand

    11 June 2019

  2. The business case for change: Country snapshots

    22 May 2019

  3. Women in Business and Management: The business case for change

    22 May 2019

    Our second global report on Women in Business and Management offers new insights into how gender diversity at the top improves organizational performance. These include how the many dimensions of an organization’s policies, a gender-balanced workforce and a gender-inclusive culture, among other factors, move the needle for more women to hold decision-making power.

  4. Practical guide: Managing industrial relations in the workplace - Guidelines for middle level management

    25 April 2019

    This book was compiled from the results of the Industrial Relations Workshop which was attended by middle management representatives of APINDO member companies located in industrial estates, Bekasi and Tangerang.

  5. Building partnerships for effectively managing labor migration: Lessons from Asian countries

    02 April 2019

    This publication analyzes labor migration trends and policies in Asia and emphasizes the importance of partnerships to promote effective labor migration management.

  6. Financing small businesses in Indonesia: challenges and opportunities

    30 March 2019

    This research paper seeks to assess the demand and challenges faced by SMEs to obtain credit in Indonesia. An attempt was made to understand issues affecting SMEs engaged in different sectors of the economy with a focus on local manufacturing.

  7. The ILO in Indonesia

    18 March 2019

    This Country Leaflet gives an overview of ILO activities in Indonesia. It summarizes the ILO’s history in the country, and outlines the work undertaken by the ILO in cooperation with the government and social partners on a wide range of work and workplace issues.

  8. Women in STEM Workforce Readiness and Development Programme

    13 March 2019

    The programme, funded by JPMorgan Chase Foundation, seeks to provide women with critical soft and technical STEM-related skills, employability and leadership training coupled with targeted mentorship to help women gain quality employment and advancement opportunities in STEM-related jobs.

  9. A quantum leap for gender equality: For a better future of work for all

    07 March 2019

    This report is the culmination of the extensive and often ground-breaking work undertaken in the ILO’s Women at Work Centenary Initiative. It is closely aligned with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

  10. The ILO in Timor-Leste

    06 March 2019

    This Country Leaflet gives an overview of ILO activities in Timor-Leste. It summarizes the ILO’s history in the country, and outlines the work undertaken by the ILO in cooperation with the government and social partners on a wide range of work and workplace issues.

  11. Safety and Health - Factsheet for young Workers

    28 February 2019

  12. Social security gap in the coffee sector in Indonesia

    27 February 2019

    This study aims to provide policy recommendations for improving social security coverage (BPJS Ketenagakerjaan or BPJS TK), by exploring how social security schemes are implemented in different sectors and revealing the attitude in social security between different types of employment and different chains.

  13. Access to the labour market for admitted migrant workers in Asia and related corridors

    07 February 2019

    This publication aims to help policy makers and stakeholders develop informed strategies and programmes supporting greater flexibility and decent work for migrant workers while enhancing labour market efficiency and labour migration governance.

  14. Work for a brighter future

    22 January 2019

    This landmark report by the ILO Global Commission on the Future of Work examines how to achieve a better future of work for all at a time of unprecedented change and exceptional challenges in the world of work.

  15. ILO OSH Campaign 2018 - ILO Jakarta special edition

    16 January 2019

    The ILO Jakarta Office conducted a one-year campaign on occupational safety and health in 2018. It was also aimed to place the health and safety of all workers on the international agenda to stimulate and support practical action at all levels.

2018

  1. Emerging trends in the use of technology as a driver of the transition to formality: Experiences from Asia and the Pacific

    19 December 2018

  2. Social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN: Developments, challenges, and prospects

    18 December 2018

    This report provides an overview of the developments, challenges, and prospects of social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN.

  3. Guidelines for the implementation of employment contracts in the export-orientated garment sector

    04 December 2018

    A guideline for the implementation of employment contracts is required so that a balance is found between the need to protect workers and the competitiveness of the garment sector.

  4. Global Wage Report 2018/19: What lies behind gender pay gaps [Summary]

    26 November 2018

  5. Global Wage Report 2018/19: What lies behind gender pay gaps

    26 November 2018

    This report examines the evolution of real wages around the world, giving a unique picture of wage trends globally and by region.