Events and meetings


  1. Workshop on Migrant Domestic Workers' Policy (MDWs) and Trade Union Actions in Nepal

    24 - 25 February 2016

    The workshop aims to discuss on existing policies, international practices and gaps in polices and laws to protect migrant domestic workers (MDW). This is organized within the framework of the ILO’s Global Action Programme on Migrant Domestic Workers and their Families (GAP-MDW), Geneva.

  2. Procurement and Financial Management Training for District Technical Office Chiefs and Account Officers of 17 Eastern Clusters Districts

    21 - 22 February 2016

    The training course aims to provide capacity building to the officials of the Department of Local Infrastructure Development and Agricultural Roads, Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (DoLIDAR, MoFALD) and District Technical Offices (DTOs) in project procurement and financial management.

  3. Sensitization Workshop for Government Officials on Inclusive Development within the framework of the ILO Convention (No.169)

    5 - 6 February 2016

    The workshop is organized by the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD) in collaboration with the ILO. It aims to strengthen the capacity of officials from various ministries to promote and apply policies and mechanism for inclusive development and economic growth.

  4. Orientation and Sharing Workshop: Effective Employment Services in Nepalgunj, Dhangadhi and Biratnagar

    25 January - 3 February 2016

    The three Workshops are held in the Mid, Western and Eastern Regions of Nepal; Nepalgunj on 25 January 2016, Dhangadhi on 28 January 2016 and Biratnagar on 3 February 2016. The workshops aims to share the information about the project, experiences, lessons learnt and best practices on Labour Market Information (LMI), employment services by KOICA and ILO and create environment for a better understanding of modality, structure and scope of the project within the region.


  1. Meeting of Experts on Child Labour

    8 - 9 December 2015

    The Expert Group Meeting to review and finalise the regional action plan to end child labour in South Asia

  2. Consultative Workshop - From Protocol to Practice: A Bridge to Global Action on Forced Labour

    3 December 2015

    The ILO's Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in partnership with the Ministry of Land Reforms and Management (MoLRM) is organizing the Consultative workshop with relevant stakeholders to identify specific progamme activities for the project.

  3. National Consultation Seminar on assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in Nepal (ECLM project)

    1 December 2015

    A National Consultation Seminar was held in Nepal on December 1, 2015, and brought together more than 40 policymakers, government officials and experts to discuss various aspects of the role of migrant workers in Nepal, in the context of the "Assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination" (ECLM) project. The agenda for this meeting can be downloaded below.

  4. National Consultation Seminar on assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination (ECLM)

    1 December 2015

    The event will serve as a dialogue platform to discuss with relevant stakeholders in Nepal, the economic contribution of South-South migration and how to measure it.

  5. Orientation and Sharing Workshop: Effective Employment Services

    26 November 2015

    The ILO, Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and Department of Labour (DoL) jointly organized workshop at Butwal on 26 November, 2015 with local coordination by Employment Service Centre, Butwal and Korea Nepal Institute of Technology (KNIT), Butwal to improve the access of Nepalese jobseekers to quality employment services.

  6. District level Training of Trainers (ToT) for Community workers in Ilam

    18 - 24 November 2015

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) Country Office Nepal in collaboration with the District Development Committee (DDC) Ilam has planned to organize the 7-day District level Training of Trainers (ToT) from 18 to 24 November 2015 at the District Headquarter of Ilam. It is a part of the Work in Freedom Programme funded by the Government of UK/DFID aiming to empower women at the community level for prevention of trafficking in labour migration and promote safe labour migration based on informed choice of decision. The training will be participated by about 30 community workers from 15 programme VDCs, mainly includes Social Mobilizers of the DDC Ilam, local community health volunteers, and trade union volunteers in Ilam.

  7. Orientation Workshops on Advocacy for Rights and Good Corporate Governance

    30 October - 5 November 2015

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) Country Office for Nepal organized one-day orientation workshops on the new Advocacy for Rights and Good Corporate Governance Project which is a sub-component of the UNNATI –Inclusive Growth Programme in Nepal, covering seven districts of Eastern development region (Illam, Panchthar, Taplejung, Dhankuta, Terhathum, Sankhuwasabha and Bhojpur) in October and November 2015.

  8. Annual Planning Workshop

    11 - 12 October 2015

    The main objective of the workshop is to review the progress of ILO's work during the last fiscal year 2014/15, identify issues and best practices and develop action plans for current fiscal year 2015/16.

  9. Mid-Term Review Workshop of the Towards Achieving the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour as Priority (ACHIEVE) Project

    9 October 2015

    The mid-term review will focus on achievements, lessons learned and the implementation challenges of the project since its inception in August 2013.

  10. Regional Tripartite Workshop on Transitions to Formality and Decent Work

    6 - 8 October 2015

    The workshop aims to enhance technical capacity of the ILO's constituents to facilitate transitions from the informal economy to the formal economy.

  11. Knowledge Sharing Workshop - Enhancing Productivity and Competitiveness through Social Dialogue in the Nepalese Enterprises

    2 October 2015

    The objective of the workshop is to enhance productivity and competitiveness in the private sector through effective and regular social dialogue.

  12. Communicating the rights of indigenous nationalities for inclusive economic development

    22 - 24 September 2015

    The 3-day training programme aims to raise awareness of the Nepalese media on indigenous issues for better and appropriate coverage.

  13. Study visit on Social Protection system in Bangkok, Thailand

    14 - 18 September 2015

    The aim of the study visit is to build an understanding of social protection principles and enhance capacity of the government, workers' and employers' organizations for social protection policy/programme.

  14. LIfE Project Orientation Programme

    13 August 2015

    The programme aims to engage project partners and stakeholders of the Labour Market Information and Employment (LIfE) Project to improve the access to quality employment services that helps Nepalese job seekers.

  15. Training of Trainers on Social Protection: Capacity Building of National Stakeholders towards a Social Protection Floor in Nepal

    27 - 30 July 2015

    The ToT is to develop a cadre of national experts on social protection by giving them the background knowledge, skills and practical experience to provide social protection training and technical assistance to communities. The objective is to assist the participants to understand different social protection programme implemented in Nepal.

  16. Inter-Ministerial Consultation Meeting on the Draft Bonded Labour Bill

    1 July 2015

    The Government of Nepal has taken important steps to tackle bonded labour in Nepal and the Ministry of Land Reform and Management (MoLRM) is planning to organize an Inter-Ministerial Consultation meeting to finalize the draft Bonded Labour Bill within this month. The objectives of the two-day national consultation workshop are to: • Update inter-ministerial officials on the status of the bill • Finalize the draft bill addressing the concerns of the cabinet