Resources: Russia

  1. Russian Federation’s renewed commitment to combat forced labour

    17 January 2019

    The Russian Federation has ratified the Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention, 1930, becoming the 28th ILO Member State to do so.

  2. A future of work for Russian youth

    21 December 2018

    Youth employment remains a priority for the ILO as the Organization moves into its second century. A project in Russia’s West Siberian region addresses this key future of work challenge by seeking to change employers’ perceptions and creating opportunities for the most vulnerable youth.

  3. Employers’ Organizations discuss membership strategies

    22 November 2018

    In collaboration with the ILO International Training Center (ITCILO) in Turin, ILO Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia has organized a Sub-regional training on Membership strategies and Service design and delivery, which was held on 19 - 21 November 2018 in Moscow, Russia.

  4. Hot technologies for business and science – International Forum in Yekaterinburg

    28 October 2018

    The ILO Moscow Office was invited to deliver a presentation at the international forum “HOT 2.0: Hot technologies for business and science”, which was held from 24 to 27 October in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

  5. To train and provide work to young people in Kaliningrad region

    23 October 2018

    On 23 October 2018, a first round table dedicated to the ILO project “Partnerships for Youth Employment in the CIS”, within the public-private partnership between the ILO and LUKOIL company took place in Kaliningrad region.

  6. ILO Mission Visits Komi Republic to Discuss Partnerships for Youth Employment and Work Based Learning

    12 October 2018

    On 11-12 October 2018, the ILO mission made a first visit to Syktyvkar, Komi Republic, one of the new target regions within the ILO project “Partnerships for Youth Employment in the CIS”, public-private partnership between ILO and Lukoil.

  7. Future of Work in the Digital Economy – Roundtable in the Moscow State University

    12 October 2018

    As part of the 8th Science Festival, the School of Economics of the Moscow State University organized on 12 October an inter-university roundtable on the Future of Work in the Digital Economy.

  8. Regional conference on Labour Inspection in NIS

    03 October 2018

    The ILO-ACTRAV, in cooperation with the Pan-European Regional Council of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-PERC) organized a regional conference for the ITUC-PERC affiliates in the Newly Independent States (NIS) on 26-27 September in Tbilisi. The participants discussed challenges of effective functioning of the labour inspections to supervise implementation of labour and occupational health and safety standards. Taking part were trade union leaders, technical specialists and trade union labour inspectors from Eastern Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia.

  9. ILO Deputy Head: Alarming gender equality gaps persist across the globe

    20 September 2018

    Obstacles to gender equality are stopping women fulfilling their aspirations, and preventing societies and economies becoming more inclusive, prosperous, peaceful, and secure.

  10. Driving Competitiveness and Productivity Through Labour Law Regulation and Compliance

    31 August 2018

    Along with Labour Law Unit and ILO DWT and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, the LABADMIN/OSH Branch organized in Moscow, Russia on 21-23 August a Tripartite Sub-Regional Conference on “DRIVING COMPETITIVENESS AND PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH LABOUR LAW REGULATION AND COMPLIANCE”. The event was attended by a number of high officials from the Ministries of Labour and Labour Inspectorates and social partners’ representatives, from eight countries of the Region.