Resources from ILO Country Office in the Philippines

  1. "An independent view"

    21 July 1997

    This paper is a condensation of the author's experiences and observations. The views and opinions does not necessarily reflect the policies and views of the ILO and the INDISCO programme.

  2. Training on revolving loan fund and savings basic information for INDISCO-ARMM

    20 June 1997

    After the conduct of the training, the extension workers re-echoed the concepts and proceedings of the revolving loan fund in their respective project sites and established the necessary structures at the onset of the lending operations.

  3. Frequently asked questions on ILO Convention No. 169: Brochure

    20 May 1997

  4. The child's inner and outer world: A study of the phenomenology of the child in prostitution

    30 April 1997

    The report s the review of literature drawn from various sources of information that tackles the experiences of children in prostitution and the current intervention strategies that address their situations.

  5. Work improvement in small enterprises for metal working: Action manual

    18 April 1997

    The manual aims to improve productivity through low-cost improvement in working conditions in small and medium-enterprises, and to build a capacity within government, employers and workers organizations to plan, organize, implement, follow up and evaluate programme to promote improvements in working conditions and productivity.

  6. ILO Convention No. 169: Brochure

    14 March 1997

    Through the ratification of the ILO Convention No. 169 which is the only instrument that will guarantee protection of the rights and respect for the integrity of indigenous peoples.

  7. To learn and to earn education and child labour in the Philippines: A country report

    14 February 1997

    The study was prepared to undertake a Philippine report on the basic education in the country and its links to the child labour problem, and to provide an analysis of selected projects that are considered innovative and successful in the prevention of child labour and addressing the needs of working children.

  8. Indigenous and Tribal Peoples

    01 January 1997

    The ILO works with indigenous peoples through enabling policies that engage them in exercising a full range of rights, including those delineated in the Philippine Constitution, the Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Act (IPRA) and the nation’s medium-term development plans.

  9. The way we live: Indigenous practices of the Ifugaos, Atis and Badjao of the Philippines

    30 August 1996

    The INDISCO Programme supports and promotes the preservation of sustainable indigenous knowledge systems and practices particularly environment protection and natural resources management. The study documents the valuable traditional knowledge systems and practices of three indigenous communities in the Philippines: the Ifugaos; the Atis; and the Badjaos in order to ensure their preservation and promote environmentally sound and sustainable development.

  10. A better place to work: Safety, health and productivity

    26 July 1996

    The manual shows how workers can promote and take simple, effective, low-cost action to improve their working conditions and raise productivity. Workers will find practical and useful ideas on safe handling and storage of materials, and on how lightning, work stations, machines, welfare facilities and work organization can be improved.