Videos and photos

  1. Social dialogue and labour relations

    Social Dialogue: Improving Labour-Management relations in Nepalese enterprises

    18 November 2015

    A joint initiative of the ILO and its constituents in Nepal, a brief documentary on Improving Labour-Management relations in the Nepalese enterprises through social dialogue. It captures some of the activities implemented under the initiative and its impact on working environment of the participating enterprises.

  2. Informal economy

    A journey towards formalization

    26 August 2015

    This video shows a large number of people in Nepal work in informal business. Their contribution to the country's economy remains unseen and unmeasured. This affects not only the country's budget, but also hampers the economic planning and the country's development goals.

  3. Video

    Gender Responsive Recovery for Sustainable Peace (GRRSP)

    01 July 2015

    This documentary portrays the major achievements made by the Gender Responsive Recovery for Sustainable Peace (GRRSP) Project (from 2012 to 2015) funded by UN Peacebuilding Fund (UNPBF), which was a joint project of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), UN Women and ILO in partnership with different government line agencies and civil society in Kavre, Sindhuli and Ramechhap districts. The project focuses on addressing economic, social and psychological hardships of conflict affected women and their families through community led women's empowerment initiatives.

  4. 104th International Labour Conference

    Informal Economy: What are the challenges for Unions in Nepal?

    15 June 2015

    The following is an interview with Bishnu Rimal, President of the General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT), who expresses his views on the challenges faced by Unions to organize and protect the migrant workers in Nepal. M. Rimal also explains how the ILO can work with Unions to facilitate the transition from informal to formal economy.

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    Natural disaster

    ILO ready to ratchet up operations in Nepal

    06 May 2015

    Interview with the Director of the ILO office in Kathmandu, following the worst earthquake in the country over the last 80 years.

  6. 323rd session of the ILO Governing Body

    Labour Migration: What are the experiences from Nepal?

    31 March 2015

    One of the ILO’s predominant concerns since its inception has been with the protection of migrant workers. In this interview, Binda Pandey, Member of governing council of the General Federation of Nepalese Trade Unions (GEFONT)) explains the challenges related to the implementation of the ILO Fair Migration Agenda. Ms. Pandey also highlights the experiences from Nepal about the protection of migrant workers.

  7. Video News Release

    Return to Chitwan: The Bote people in Nepal

    08 August 2012

    Throughout the world, the traditional lifestyles of indigenous people are threatened by changing times, economic development and poverty. In Nepal, one group of tribal people barred from their traditional hunting grounds for nearly 40 years may yet see the old way of life return, thanks to a new law protecting their rights.