Decent work for all, August 2011 news update

The August 2011 monthly news update of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines features the Child Labor Knowledge Sharing System, latest news on the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 and the labour summit on the protection and promotion of workers’ rights, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

CONTENTS:

When development comes between “social” and “network”
By Jodelen Mitra, International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC)
Monitoring and Evaluation Programme Officer

Training held for maritime labour inspectors
Ph gears up for MLC,2006 enforcement

AFP, DOLE, labour groups unite for workers’ rights
By Karen Lapitan, ILO Communication Intern

Must reads and Calendar