What's new

2020

  1. Statement

    ‘Building back fair’ with gender equality at the centre of the recovery policies

    25 September 2020

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT South Asia and India at the CII IWN Women Nation Summit, Impact on Women in the Informal Economy

  2. Publication

    ILO India Response to COVID-19 - Fourth Edition

    17 September 2020

    This fourth update covers the key response of ILO DWT/CO-New Delhi to COVID-19 pandemic between August-September 2020.

  3. Social Protection Spotlight COVID-19

    Unemployment protection in the COVID-19 crisis. Country responses and policy considerations

    04 September 2020

    Income security is essential to mitigate the sudden and drastic impacts on employment of the lockdowns imposed to slow the COVID-19 pandemic.

  4. Publication

    Discussion Paper: Wage code and rules – Will they improve the welfare of low-paid workers in India?

    18 August 2020

    This discussion paper examines how some of the key reform measures undertaken in the wage code could potentially benefit low-paid workers

  5. © UN Women/Fahad Abdullah Kaize 2020

    ILO-ADB report

    Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    18 August 2020

    Young people’s employment prospects in Asia and the Pacific are severely challenged as a result of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Youth (15–24 years) will be hit harder than adults (25 and older) in the immediate crisis and also risk bearing higher longer-term economic and social costs, says a joint ILO-ADB report.

  6. ILO-ADB report

    Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    18 August 2020

    Young people’s employment prospects in Asia and the Pacific are severely challenged as a result of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Youth (15–24 years) will be hit harder than adults (25 and older) in the immediate crisis and also risk bearing higher longer-term economic and social costs, says a joint ILO-ADB report.

  7. Press release

    New ILO-ADB report addresses the impact of COVID-19 on youth employment in Asia and the Pacific

    18 August 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a massive disruption of economies and labour markets with disproportionate impacts on youth employment in Asia and the Pacific, says a new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Asian Development Bank (ADB).

  8. Kerala flood response

    Video: Working Back Better - The ILO Story | Kerala Flood Response

    14 August 2020

    On requests received for support from State constituents, ILO in collaboration with its constituents facilitated response for Kerala Floods in 2018

  9. Statement

    Social dialogue brings forwards the realities of world of work

    14 August 2020

    Ms. Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO Decent Work Team for South Asia and Country Office for India provided her opening remarks at the Virtual meeting with Trade Unions on Draft Wage Rules

  10. Publication

    ILO India Response to COVID-19 - Third Edition

    13 August 2020

    This third update covers the key response of ILO DWT/CO-New Delhi to COVID-19 pandemic between July-August 2020.

  11. Event

    Stakeholder consultations on developing pre-departure handbook for Indian workers migrating to the EU

    The ILO under the EU-India Cooperation and Dialogue on Migration and Mobility is, in partnership with India Centre for Migration, is organizing a series of virtual meetings with stakeholders to take inputs for the development of a pre-departure handbook.