World Day Against Child Labour in the context of International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour in Nepal
11 June 2021
The ILO Country Office for Nepal, in collaboration with UNICEF and the Government of Nepal’s Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, is organizing a national social dialogue event with ILO constituents and development and policy advocacy partners, on the occasion of World Day Against Child Labour 2021.
Follow up meeting of Kathmandu Working Group, a joint platform for Advocacy and Action for homeworkers working in lower tiers of supply chain in Nepal
14 May 2021
The meeting discussed on drafting national policy framework for homeworkers and own- account workers and guidelines for the implementation of labour law and social security law for these workers groups.
5 - 7 April 2021
The ILO/Japan Project on Strengthening Action against Violence and Harassment with Focus on Sexual Harassment in the World of Work in Nepal concluded the first batch of training to strengthen the capacity of C190 Action Group on prevention and elimination of violence and harassment in the world of work.
17 - 19 March 2021
This second regional forum aims at raising awareness about business and human rights issues in South Asia and facilitating the implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs).
Consultation and validation workshop on states of skills in Nepal assessment and priorities: Towards improved skills and lifelong learning
10 March 2021
The workshop aims to seek inputs from key stakeholders and agree on major challenges facing Technical and Vocational Education and Training sector in Nepal, key areas for potential ILO technical assistance in addressing the challenges, and the Theory of Change.
5 March 2021
The Office is organizing a panel discussion to mark the International Women’s Day.
11 February 2021
The launch of C190 Action Group took place on 11 February 2021 with the participation of women and men members coming from employers’ and workers’ organizations and the government. The C190 Action Group aims to advance gender equality and social justice by working towards the elimination of violence and harassment in the world of work in Nepal.
5 February 2021
The European Union is supporting the extension of Social Protection through a new initiative on improving synergies between public finance management and social protection. The global Action is implemented in 18 countries and in Nepal the action is jointly led by UNICEF and ILO and implemented in collaboration with We Social Movements (WSM) on behalf of the Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors.
25 November - 10 December 2020
The Office, in partnership with various organizations, successfully organized the global campaign from 25 November to 10 December 2020. This year’s theme was “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!”, the Office targeted both formal and informal sectors through the campaign.
Tripartite meeting for dissemination of findings of rapid assessment on the impact of COVID-19 on migrant workers and their families and the recruitment industry in Nepal
12 October 2020
A tripartite discussion to share the key findings of the assessment and identify key recommendations to ensure the rights of migrant workers and their families are protected throughout the migration cycle.
23 July 2020
This webinar will offer trade unionists in Asia-Pacific an opportunity to discuss “Pillar 3: Protecting workers in the workplace” while exploring possible actions and strategies to influence, shape and support successful policy outcomes linked to the ILO Policy Framework.
16 July 2020
This webinar, part of the ACTRAV Webinar Series 2.0, will explore how to cushion the devastating consequences for the loss of income many workers face during lockdown as well as the policies in place such as wage subsidies, job retention schemes and other efforts in terms of short-term support and extension of social protection. Trade union strategies that can influence, shape and support these actions will also be discussed.
23 June 2020
The lockdown measures have sparked an unprecedented economic crisis in most countries around the world. “Jobs-led” and “human centred” economic policies have become increasingly important and necessary in the COVID-19 crisis and recovery response. The ILO Policy Framework on COVID-19 Crisis based on International Labour Standards identified out four (4) pillars to fight the crisis and one of which is the pillar on “Stimulating the Economy and Employment”. This webinar, part of the ACTRAV Webinar Series 2.0 will explore how economic and employment policies (in particular active labour market policies) can support workers and sectors in the Asia Pacific region to promote employment growth and more decent work on the road to recovery.
19 June 2020
The ILO's Work in Freedom Programme, Nepal and WOREC, join collaboration in co-organizing the discussion to mark the International Domestic Workers' Day (16 June 2020).
12 June 2020
Join us for a high-level virtual debate on the occasion of the World Day Against Child Labour
National Workshop on Action against Violence and Harassment in the World of Work with focus on Gender-Based Violence in Nepal
16 December 2019
The ILO Country Office for Nepal, in collaboration with UN Women and CARE, organized a national workshop on “Action against Violence and Harassment in the World of Work with focus on Gender-Based Violence” in Kathmandu.
Nepal: National Capacity Building and Planning Workshop for Stakeholders of Home Based Workers and Informal Workers in Supply Chains
21 November 2019
The two-day workshop was aimed to build capacity, create a common understanding and concertize possible actions on the issue of home workers, home-based workers, and other workers in the informal economy, who are part of global supply chains.
Asia Regional Conference on reaching SDG Target 8.7: Eradicating forced labour, human trafficking and child labour
20 - 22 November 2019
20 May 2019
The Government, representatives of employers and workers, and prominent economists have called for newer paths and committed actions to realize a human-centred agenda for the future of work in the event of growing challenges posed by technological advances, climate change and demography.
11 March 2019
Tripartite workshop to disseminate to understand the new national OSH policy of Nepal,draft OSH in construction sector standards and exchange practical experiences for improving OSH of construction sector and informal/home-based workers.