Kazakhstan


Welcome to the Kazakhstan page! The ILO acitivities in Kazakhstan are coordinated by the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia. More

What's new

  1. NIS economic experts meeting

    08 November 2019

    The PERC and the ILO-ACTRAV organized on 6-7 November in Tbilisi an annual meeting of the trade union economic experts from the NIS countries. The meeting continues cooperation of trade union professional experts as a part of the PERC coordinated UnionToUnion project.

  2. Training for trade union lawyers and leaders on the use of international labour standards and the ILO supervisory machinery

    28 July 2019

    On July 25-27, 2019 in Issykkul region, Kyrgyzstan, a three-day training workshop was organized for trade union leaders and lawyers from Central Asia on the use of international labour standards and the ILO supervisory machinery.

  3. The Issyk-Kul School for Young Trade Unionists from Central Asia

    22 July 2019

    ISSYK-KUL, KYRGYZSTAN (ILO News) – On the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul, the gem of Kyrgyzstan, the Federation of Trade Unions of Kyrgyzstan (FTUK) organized a summer school for young trade unionists “The Future of Work and the Role of Young Trade Unionists in Promoting Decent Work” with financial support of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

Current Projects

  1. “Partnerships for Youth Employment in the Commonwealth of Independent States”

    The technical cooperation project, funded by the OAO Lukoil and implemented by the ILO, seeks to improve the effectiveness of youth employment policies and programmes in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation to establish a framework for regional cooperation and knowledge sharing on youth employment.

Publications

  1. Jobs and skills for youth : review of policies for youth employment of Kazakhstan

    This review of the youth labour market in the Republic of Kazakhstan and of the policies and institutions for youth employment is part of the work that
    supports the ILO member states in collecting information on, and analysing, the effectiveness of country policies and programmes, including those undertaken
    through voluntary multi-country peer reviews.

Multimedia

  1. Video

    Combating Child Labour in Central Asia

    There is a deep tradition of putting children to work in Central Asia. Across the region, hundreds of thousands of children can be found working in the markets, in agriculture and in dangerous, unsafe conditions. But a new initiative in three countries, in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan is showing promise in changing long held beliefs about child labour and changing's children's lives for the better.