News and articles

  1. COVID-19 has exposed the fragility of our economies

    27 March 2020

    The Corona virus pandemic is not just a medical crisis, but a social and economic one too, says ILO Director-General Guy Ryder. If our response is to be effective it must take into account all these factors, and be delivered in a co-ordinated, global way. In particular, it must answer the needs of the most vulnerable.

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    COVID-19: Social protection systems failing vulnerable groups

    25 March 2020

    Governments must use the momentum created by the COVID-19 pandemic to make rapid progress toward collectively financed, comprehensive, and permanent social-protection systems.

  3. Call for proposals: Implementing a pilot programme on improving overall Occupational Safety and Health conditions of drivers and riders engaged in ride sharing industry in Nepal

    23 March 2020

    The ILO invites interested and qualified institutions to submit their technical and financial proposals to implement a pilot programme on improving overall Occupational Safety and Health conditions of drivers and riders engaged in ride sharing industry in Nepal.

  4. Call for proposals: Development of Training Toolkit on Fair Recruitment and Conducting Trainings for Private Recruitment Agencies and Labour Inspectors in Nepal

    07 February 2020

    The ILO Country Office for Nepal invites a call for proposals to develop training toolkit on fair recruitment and conducting trainings for private recruitment agencies and labour inspectors in Nepal.

  5. Call for Expression of Interest

    31 January 2020

    Consultancy for Preparing a Child Labour Report based on the Dataset of the third Nepal Labour Force Survey (NLFS-III)

  6. Call for Expression of Interest

    30 January 2020

    ILO Country Office for Nepal is seeking expression of interest from two qualified candidates or by a team of two individual experts to conduct Evaluability Assessment of the ILO’s Work in Freedom project, a bi-regional programme on Fair Recruitment and Decent Work for women migrant workers in South Asia and the Middle East. For more information, please refer to the enclosed ToR.

  7. Call for Expression of Interest

    27 January 2020

    The ILO invites expression of interested from qualified consultant (individual) to develop a “Fair Recruitment Country Profile for Nepal” as described in the Terms of Reference.

  8. Call for Expression of Interest

    17 January 2020

    The ILO invites expression of interested from qualified consultant (individual or a team of consultants) to translate Pre-Departure Orientation Manual from Nepali to English as described in the Terms of Reference

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    Hope and better prospects for a former bonded labourer in Nepal

    09 January 2020

    Hundreds of former bonded labourers in western Nepal are benefiting from vocational training under an innovative International Labour Organization scheme. Birendra Chaudhary, now a fully trained and well-paid plumber, is one of them.

  10. Call for Proposal for Enhancing the growth of MSMEs through Digital Platform

    04 December 2019

    ILO Country Office for Nepal request for proposals for experienced organizations/firms for enhancing the growth of MSMEs through Digital Platform.