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. 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.

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

    29 June 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. 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.

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

    28 May 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

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

    29 April 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  6. 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.

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

    19 April 2021

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

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

    30 March 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  11. 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.

  12. Extending social security to domestic workers

    12 March 2021

    Key lessons learned from international experience

  13. Extending social security to workers in the informal economy

    12 March 2021

    Key lessons learned from international experience

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

    26 February 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

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

    29 January 2021

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  16. 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).

2020

  1. Media-friendly glossary on migration: Women migrant workers and ending violence against women (EVAW) edition

    31 December 2020

    This glossary serves as a guide for journalists, researchers, practitioners and others who conduct trainings or write about women’s labour migration and violence against women.

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, Dec 2020

    17 December 2020

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. Pipeline joint programme information

    11 December 2020

    The joint programme will address the challenges magnified by the COVID-19 pandemic, with large scale job losses leading to mass returns, and the need for effective reintegration frameworks and tailored services.

  4. Skills for prosperity programme in the Philippines: Fact sheet

    11 December 2020

    The Skills for Prosperity Programme in the Philippines (SfP-Philippines), implemented by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and funded by the United Kingdom government, works with key government agencies, employers’ organisations, trade unions and other stakeholders to further enhance skills development and the technical and vocational education and training (TVET).