News and articles

  1. Call for Expression of Interest: Chartered Accountant consultant to provide technical support to the Social Security Fund

    23 March 2021

    The ILO invites applications for the position of a Chartered Accountant Consultant to provide technical assistance to the Social Security Fund (SSF).

  2. Call for Proposals: Development/production of Information, Education and Communication materials on child labour and child protection

    10 March 2021

    The ILO's Asia Regional Child Labour Programme (ARC) calls for proposals to develop Information, Education and Communication materials on child labour and child rights.

  3. Call for Expression of Interest: Consultancy for Handhold the Trade Unions and Sectoral Employers’ Associations to Roll-out Trainings on Financial Literacy and Business Literacy & Facilitate Training of Trainers (ToT) on Business Literacy to Trade Unions

    09 March 2021

    The ILO/Japan project “Towards fair and sustainable global supply chains: Promoting decent work for invisible workers in South Asia” invites applications from qualified consultants (Expert on providing Training of Trainers (ToT) as well as Trainings to target groups on financial literacy and business literacy) for providing ToT on Business Literacy to Trade Unions leaders as well as support the trade unions and sectoral employers’ associations to roll-out trainings to target groups on Financial Literacy and Business Literacy.

  4. It’s time to get serious about gender equality in the workplace

    08 March 2021

    There is no time to waste to tackle gender equality at work says Chihoko Asada-Miyakawa, ILO's Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific. Now is the time for commitment, courageous choices and concerted efforts from us all.

  5. Our right to move

    08 March 2021

    Restrictive policies have only served to delegitimise women’s free movement.

  6. Rapid growth of digital economy calls for coherent policy response: ILO report

    24 February 2021

  7. Call for expression of interest: Translation of Country-Specific Pre-departure Information, Education and Communication (IEC) material for Nepali Migrant Workers going to Jordan, Qatar and Malaysia from English to Nepali

    15 February 2021

    The ILO invites application for the translation of Country-Specific Pre-departure Information, Education and Communication (IEC) material for Nepali Migrant Workers going to Jordan, Qatar and Malaysia from English to Nepali as described in the Terms of Reference.

  8. Call for expression of interest: Develop Information, Education and Communication material based on “ILO General Principles and Operational Guidelines for Fair Recruitment” in English and Nepali

    15 February 2021

    The ILO invites application for the to develop Information, Education and Communication (IEC) material based on “ILO General Principles and Operational Guidelines for Fair Recruitment” in English and Nepal as described in the Terms of Reference.

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    ILO: Uncertain and uneven recovery expected following unprecedented labour market crisis

    25 January 2021

    The latest analysis of the labour market impact of COVID-19 by the ILO, records massive damage to working time and income, with prospects for a recovery in 2021 slow, uneven and uncertain unless early improvements are supported by human-centred recovery policies.

  10. Call for Expression of Interest: Consultancy for translation of Social Security Fund related legal documents in English (National)

    22 January 2021

    The ILO invites applications for consultancy in translation of Social Security Fund related legal documents in English.