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.

2017

  1. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, September 2017

    28 September 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, August 2017

    28 August 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, July 2017

    28 July 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  4. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, June 2017

    23 June 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  5. Philippine Country Brief on ASEAN in transformation: How technology is changing jobs and enterprises

    01 June 2017

    The Philippines is a fast growing economy with competitive service and manufacturing sectors. Two of the country’s key economic sectors are business processing outsourcing (BPO) and electronics and electrical products (E&E). The BPO sector in the Philippines has grown rapidly since the early 2000s.

  6. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, May 2017

    31 May 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  7. World of Work magazine: Migration should be a choice

    24 May 2017

    This year’s edition of the World of Work magazine highlights themes discussed by the ILO’s 106th International Labour Conference (ILC), including migration.

  8. Trade Union Reference Manual on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

    08 May 2017

    This reference manual, seeks to assist trade union leaders, members and sympathizers, in their engagement in these national strategies for sustainable development.

  9. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, April 2017

    18 April 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  10. News@ILO Philippines, 1st quarter 2017

    31 March 2017

    The 1st quarter enewsletter from the ILO Country Office for the Philippines provides latest developments and activities in the country, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

  11. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, March 2017

    24 March 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  12. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, February 2017

    21 February 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  13. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, January 2017

    27 January 2017

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

2016

  1. News@ILO Philippines, 4th quarter 2016

    20 December 2016

    The 4th quarter enewsletter from the ILO Country Office for the Philippines provides latest developments and activities in the country, must reads including forthcoming events and meetings.

  2. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, December 2016

    16 December 2016

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  3. Skills training for the internally displaced persons (IDPs), Zamboanga City, Western Mindanao

    15 December 2016

    The training was conducted in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO) implementing partners such us the City Government of Zamboanga City (CGZC) through City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWO), Department of Labor and Employment-Public Employment Service Office (DOLE-PESO), Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA).

  4. Business process outsourcing in the Philippines: Challenges for decent work

    14 December 2016

    The growth of the Philippine BPO sector has provided over a million jobs, and BPO has become the second-largest contributor, after remittances from overseas Filipino workers, to the country’s GDP. As the industry moves towards maturity, technological innovations will likely bring a new wave of development, creating a demand for higher skilled workers. The challenge for the Philippines is to remain competitive as a BPO destination while ensuring decent work for over a million workers, especially women, engaged in the sector.

  5. Increasing public confidence and participation in support of the implementation of the Bangsamoro peace agreement: Final project fact sheet

    09 December 2016

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) has been involved in the response effort, co-leading the livelihood cluster with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), looking to provide emergency employment for those who have been displaced (particularly young men and women), and ensuring that assistance rendered is sustainable and promotes decent work through access to minimum wage, social security, health insurance and occupational health and safety.

  6. Programme for local economic development through enhanced governance and grassroots empowerment (PLEDGE): Final project fact sheet

    09 December 2016

    The PLEDGE programme aims to contribute to confidence and peace building efforts through local economic development and sustainable livelihood creation in conflict affected areas in Mindanao.

  7. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, November 2016

    25 November 2016

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.