Publications

The ILO Country Office for the Philippines (CO-Manila) publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Knowledge Centre in Manila or by email.

2019

  1. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, April 2019

    26 April 2019

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  2. Responsible Supply Chains in Asia (Philippines) project brochure

    25 April 2019

    The project promotes corporate social responsibility and responsible business conduct with regard to the environment, decent work and the respect of human rights.

  3. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, March 2019

    27 March 2019

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  4. Integrated programme on fair recruitment (FAIR Phase 2) in the Philippines: Fact sheet

    27 March 2019

    The FAIR Phase 2 Project will scale up its initiatives in the Philippines and Hong Kong corridor, and start the Philippines and Qatar corridor.

  5. Improvement of water supply equipment management capacity for the establishment of peace in Mindanao: Fact sheet

    20 March 2019

    The Project aims to help alleviate poverty in communities prone to conflict in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) through improved access to safe and reliable water supply and sanitation services.

  6. Convening Actors to Develop and Implement Strategies to Reduce Child Labour and Improve Working Conditions in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT): Fact sheet

    18 March 2019

    The CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT in the Philippines will address the problem of child labour and poor working conditions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) operations by supporting the sector towards setting-up of legal and regulated Peoples’ Small-Scale Mines (Minahang Bayan) that are compliant with environmental, health and labour standards.

  7. Women in STEM Workforce Readiness and Development Programme

    13 March 2019

    The programme, funded by JPMorgan Chase Foundation, seeks to provide women with critical soft and technical STEM-related skills, employability and leadership training coupled with targeted mentorship to help women gain quality employment and advancement opportunities in STEM-related jobs.

  8. Women in STEM workforce readiness and development programme in the Philippines: Fact sheet

    13 March 2019

    The programme seeks to provide women with critical soft and technical STEM-related skills, employability and leadership trainings coupled with targeted mentorship to help women gain quality employment and advancement opportunities in STEM-related jobs.

  9. Support GSP+ beneficiary countries to effectively implement international labour standards and comply with reporting obligations: Fact sheet

    13 March 2019

    The European Union (EU) Generalized Scheme of Preference (GSP+) Freedom of Association (FOA) and Collective Bargaining (CB) project focuses on better application of key ILO Conventions ratified by the Philippines, ILO Convention No. 87, Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize Convention and ILO Convention No. 98, Right to Organize and Collective Bargaining Convention.

  10. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, February 2019

    01 March 2019

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  11. Pilot application of policy guidelines on just transition towards environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all in the Philippines (Just Transition): Final project fact sheet

    21 February 2019

    The Philippines has been selected as one of the three pilot countries for the application of the policy guidelines on “Just Transition towards Environmentally Sustainable Economies and Societies”. The other two countries are Ghana (Africa) and Uruguay (Latin America and the Caribbean).

  12. Women and the future of soft skills training: Project flyer

    08 February 2019

    The ILO through its In Business soft skills modules seeks to enhance workplace-based learning through an affordable and effective methodology for continuous/life-long training on soft skills in-company.

  13. Responsible supply chains in Asia: Fact sheet

    06 February 2019

    The “Responsible Supply Chains in Asia” project implemented by International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and financed by the European Union (EU) aims to contribute to an enhanced respect for human rights, labour and environmental standards by businesses engaged in supply chains in Asia, in line with international instruments.

  14. Safety and working conditions in small-scale mining: The case of selected small-scale metallic mines in the Philippines

    05 February 2019

    The study examines the existing policies and regulations that govern mine safety and the working conditions of those engaged in the small-scale mining. Based on the findings of this study, it is recommended that safety and health policies and programmes should be formulated in consideration with the context within which the small-scale miners are situated.

  15. A descriptive study on safety and working conditions in selected large-scale surface mines in the Philippines

    05 February 2019

    The study seeks to examine policies and regulations that govern mine safety and analyze the working conditions of those engaged in the industry. Using qualitative data, the research results underscore that both employers and workers have duties and responsibilities to undertake to ensure safe and healthy workplaces.

  16. Building the capacity of the Philippines labour inspectorate: Fact sheet

    04 February 2019

    The Philippines labour inspectorate system faces a number of challenges in providing labour inspection services to the country’s 945,000 registered establishments, covering around 7.8 million workers. A 2009 ILO Technical Audit of the Philippines labour inspectorate system, pointed to some of these challenges which included low coverage due to inadequate number of labour inspectors and limited capacity of labour inspectors in carrying out specialized inspections.

  17. Safe and fair: Realizing the rights and opportunities of women migrant workers in the ASEAN region (Safe and Fair Project for the Philippines): Fact sheet

    30 January 2019

    The project is a five-year (2018-2022), Asian regional project in close cooperation with governments and social partners. It is part of the global, multi-year EU-UN.

  18. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, January 2019

    29 January 2019

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

2018

  1. Social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN: Developments, challenges, and prospects

    18 December 2018

    This report provides an overview of the developments, challenges, and prospects of social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN.

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, December 2018

    17 December 2018

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.