Publications

The ILO Office in Nepal publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals relevant to Nepal. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested in hard copy from the ILO Office in Nepal.

2001

  1. Nepal - Situation of child rag pickers: A rapid assessment (IWFCL, no 4)

    01 December 2001

    Aims to gather information on the hazardous conditions facing childrenwho work as ragpickers, known as Khate in Nepalese slang, and the manner in which these children are exploited. Provides details on the nature, processes, and problems of child ragpicking, including the perceptions and behaviours of these children towards education, work and society.

  2. Nepal - Trafficking in girls with special reference to prostitution: A rapid assessment (IWFCL, no 2)

    01 December 2001

    Aims to shed new light on the plight and lives of Nepalese girls trafficked within their country or across the border to India, for sexual exploitation. More specifically, the study focuses on uncovering the causes,characteristics, magnitude and consequences of these children and their involvement in this hidden worst form, and to offer recommendations based on these findings.

  3. Nepal - Situation of Domestic Child Labourers in Kathmandu: A rapid assessment (IWFCL, no 3)

    01 November 2001

    Rapid assessment undertaken in Kathmandu to characterise DCL and to understand the trends in their employment. It provides overall quantitative and qualitative information on the topic of domestic child labour to fill the many gaps in knowledge about this hidden form of work.

  4. 35th anniversary: ILO-Nepal partnership

    01 November 2001

    The publication is on the technical assistance programme from 1966 with the government and the ILO's social partners in Nepal.

1997

  1. NEPAL: Migration of Working Children in Nepal (1995-96)

    01 December 1997

    A report on the study on “Migration of Working Children” in Nepal done using the Migration and Employment Survey, 1996.

  2. NEPAL: Child Labour Situation in Nepal (Report From Migration and Employment Survey, 1995/96)

    16 September 1997

    A report on the child labour situation in Nepal in 1995-96. The study was carried out as a sub-set of a larger study on the migration and employment situation in Nepal.

1996

  1. Final Project Evaluation - The Dhaulagiri Irrigation Development Project (NEP/86/MO2/DAN) Main Report, May 1996

    01 May 1996

    The Dhaulagiri Irrigation Development Project (DIDP) started in 1989 until 1996 with an employment-intensive and participatory approach towards small-scale irrigation development in four Districts; Baglung, Mustang, Myagdi and Parbat) of the Dhaulagiri Zone in Nepal.

  2. Promoting occupational safety and health in Nepal: programme in action: an advisory report

    01 January 1996

    An advisory report on actions promoting occupational safety and health in Nepal.

  3. Factors affecting women entrepreneurship in small and cottage industries in Nepal

    01 January 1996

    Study on opportuninties and constraints for women entrepreneurs in small cottage industries in Nepal. Describes legal barriers to women entrepreneurship and financial and market constraints facing women in particular.