Public information

Welcome to the public information section, covering the ILO’s activities in Nepal. This page acts as a gateway to a wide range of bilingual background material, including press materials, newsletters and journals, videos, leaflets, fact sheets and brochures.

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Press releases

  1. Join the ILO’s global campaign for ratification of Violence and Harassment Convention

    25 June 2021

    Public urged to take part in the campaign to raise awareness of violence and harassment in the workplace and to encourage their governments to ratify ILO Convention No. 190.

  2. © Andrey Popov 2021

    First international treaty to address violence and harassment comes into force

    21 June 2021

    The International Labour Organization is to launch a global campaign to promote ratification of the Violence and Harassment Convention.

  3. Child labour rises to 160 million – first increase in two decades

    11 June 2021

    The International Labour Organization and UNICEF warn that the pandemic context may threaten Nepal’s progress in eradicating child labour.

  4. Need for a rigorous effort to eliminate child labour in Nepal

    29 April 2021

    ILO Nepal and Central Bureau of Statistics in Nepal have jointly released the Nepal Child Labour Report 2021. The report highlights key data and analysis crucial to end child labour in the country, and reveals how the progress in human development indicators has direct impact on the status of child labour.