News and articles

  1. Keeping them home: How improving public employment services helps people find jobs and stay with their families

    16 August 2016

    In Nepal, the Labour Market Information and Employment Services (LIfE) project, funded by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), helps to improve access to basic information and services that can help job seekers, in particular youth, make well-informed choices about education, training, and employment.

  2. Call for expression of interest - National Consultant (Nepal) for ILO evaluation consultancy: Independent midterm evaluation

    09 August 2016

    National Consultant (Nepal) for ILO evaluation consultancy: Independent midterm evaluation of ILO project on "Work in Freedom (ILO Partnership Programme of Fair Recruitment and Decent Work for Women Migrant Workers in South Asia and the Middle East)" (WIF Programme)

  3. Memorandum of Understanding signed between Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Human Resources Society of Nepal

    06 May 2016

  4. © Ishara S.Kodikara / AFP 2020

    Nepal: Rights, quake rehab plan are musts for peace and development

    07 August 2015

    On the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, ILO News talked to Dr Mukta Singh Lama, an indigenous person from Nepal, about the post-earthquake situation and the impact of ILO Convention 169 on important rights of indigenous people.

  5. ILO and MoLE/DoL sign MoU to improve Employment Services in Nepal

    09 July 2015

    An impetus on improving the access to basic quality employment services that helps Nepalese job seekers especially the youth is underway following the signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE), Department of Labour (DoL), Nepal and International Labour Organization on 9 July, 2015.

  6. Strengthening leadership capacities of stakeholders from Nepal and Paraguay to influence policies on migrant domestic workers

    23 May 2015

    The Global Action Programme on Migrant Domestic Workers and their Families (GAP-MDW) supported participation of the stakeholders from Nepal and Paraguay in the training organized by UN Women on Gender, Migration, Development: A Matter of Rights, aiming at replication of the training at national level and promotion of a gender sensitive approach of advocacy on migrant domestic workers’ rights.

  7. Why framing the discourse on human trafficking is important - some thoughts

    05 March 2015

  8. Workers of SAARC, unite

    18 December 2014

    Op Ed published in The Kathmandu Post

  9. SAARC commits to helping migrant workers

    18 December 2014

    By Yoshiteru Uramoto, Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Anna Engblom, Chief Technical Advisor, South Asia Labour Migration Governance Project (funded by the European Union), ILO Country Office for Nepal

  10. SAARC commits to helping migrant workers

    18 December 2014

    By Yoshiteru Uramoto, Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific of the International Labour Organization (ILO)