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.

2021

  1. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, July 2021

    29 July 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  2. Initial assessment and planning workshop on decent work for domestic workers: Documentation report

    26 July 2021

    The Domestic Work Technical Working Group (DW TWG), which is composed of government agencies, trade unions, domestic workers’ associations, and employers group, was formed in 2009 to serve as the consultative venue and campaign vehicle for the ratification of International Labour Convention 189 on Decent Work for Domestic Workers and the Batas Kasambahay. The TWG has largely been recognized as a key force behind the Philippine ratification of ILO Convention No. 189 in 2012 and the enactment of Republic Act No. 10361 or the Batas Kasambahay in 2013.

  3. Project Fact sheet: Achieving reduction of worst forms of child labour in support of education targeting agricultural sector in the BARMM region

    08 July 2021

    The ILO and the Government of Japan through the ILO-Japan Multi-bilateral Programme have partnered to reduce the worst forms of child labour in the agricultural communities in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).

  4. Regional study on green jobs policy readiness in ASEAN: Highlights

    30 June 2021

    The ILO and ASEAN, with the leadership of Malaysia, worked together to conduct a study to assess policy readiness for promoting green jobs and a just transition across AMS. This document shares the highlights of the report, which includes country narratives and a summary assessment.

  5. Regional study on green jobs policy readiness in ASEAN: Final report

    30 June 2021

    The ILO and ASEAN, with the leadership of Malaysia, worked together to conduct a study to assess policy readiness for promoting green jobs and a just transition across AMS. In completing these assessments, the authors drew on responses to an extensive questionnaire completed by AMS countries between April and September 2020. Results from this questionnaire, along with other document analysis, were then used to develop country narratives and a summary assessment, which are presented in the report.

  6. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, June 2021

    29 June 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  7. Making decent work a reality for domestic workers: Progress and prospects in Asia and the Pacific, ten years after the adoption of the Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189)

    16 June 2021

    In 2011, the international community adopted the ILO’s Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189), which recognized for the first time that domestic work is work and that domestic workers should enjoy the same labour protections as all other workers.

  8. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, May 2021

    28 May 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  9. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, April 2021

    29 April 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  10. Anticipate, prepare and respond to crises – Invest now in resilient occupational safety and health systems

    28 April 2021

    This report examines elements of a strong and resilient OSH system. It provides examples from the COVID-19 pandemic to highlight the way in which OSH systems can build strength following a crisis, enabling them to face unforeseen challenges in the future and protect the safety and health of workers – while supporting the survival and business continuity of enterprises.

  11. Improving Workers’ Rights in Rural Sectors of the Indo Pacific with a Focus on Women: Fact sheet

    26 April 2021

    The Project aims to contribute in ensuring and sustaining improved working conditions, especially for women workers, through the improvement and promotion of labour laws compliance in the rural sectors in the Philippines and Indonesia. The project seeks to improve the capacity of government, employers’ and workers’ groups in the compliance and enforcement of labour laws, occupational safety and health (OSH) and gender equality.

  12. Fact sheet of the Young Futuremakers Thailand – Promoting Youth Employability

    19 April 2021

  13. Industry skills for inclusive growth: InSIGHT Phase 2 Project: Fact sheet

    12 April 2021

    The project aims to explore and show that a skills-driven approach is a suitable ‘pathway’ to support and maintain inclusive growth in the Philippines.

  14. Fact sheet of the Rebuilding Better: Fostering Business Resilience Post-COVID-19

    09 April 2021

    The Rebuilding Better project, supported by JPMorgan Chase Foundation, aims to support women entrepreneurs in Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and adopt more sustainable and resilient business models by strengthening their access to vital support services.

  15. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, March 2021

    30 March 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

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

    26 March 2021

    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.

  17. Extending social security to workers in the informal economy

    12 March 2021

    Key lessons learned from international experience

  18. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, February 2021

    26 February 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  19. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, January 2021

    29 January 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  20. Towards solid social protection floors? The role of non-contributory provision during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond

    21 January 2021

    The COVID-19 crisis has emphasized the importance of guaranteeing access to at least essential health care and to basic income security for all over the life cycle, as stipulated in the Social Protection Floors Recommendation, 2012 (No. 202).