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  1. Event

    Virtual consultation - ‘Meeting Global Health Goals through the Mobility of Health Professionals: Furthering Partnerships between UK and India’.

    The ILO jointly with Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship, Ministry of External Affairs and its think-tank the India Centre for Migration, Government of India are organizing a virtual consultation on the mobility of allied health professionals with key stakeholders in UK.

  2. Video

    C.190: Message from ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team for South Asia

    25 June 2021

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director, ILO DWT South Asia/CO-New Delhi, joins the ILO's global campaign to promote ratification of C.190 - Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019 (No. 190) in this message.

  3. Project

    Promoting Sustainable Enterprises in India (PSEI)

    21 June 2021

    The overall objective of the project is to support Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in India to sustainably integrate in global supply chain in alignment to Decent Work (DW) agenda, and generate more and better quality jobs.

  4. Statement

    Let us make a real difference for the most vulnerable children and their families!

    12 June 2021

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director ILO India, was invited by Lok Sabha Secretariat Parliamentary Research & Training Institute for Democracies (Pride) to speak at a panel discussion on ‘World Day against Child Labour’.

  5. Publication

    Reclaiming space for workers in the 21st century: A literature review on worker centers

    08 June 2021

    This report reviews the emergence, experiences and practices of workers’ centres in different contexts of labour relations.

  6. Publication

    The Work in Freedom Handbook: A critical glossary of terms relating to freedom and unfreedom in the world of work.

    08 June 2021

    The purpose of this critical glossary is to deconstruct some of these commonly used concepts related forced labour, modern slavery and human trafficking in order to flag their blind spots, merits and other characteristics.

  7. Event

    Safety + Health for all for the plantation workers in the tea sector in Assam

    A virtual consultation was organized with the Central and State Trade Unions (TUs) to discuss the way forward in improving the Occupational Safety and Health of the plantation workers the tea sector of Assam. It focused on both formal and informal workers including the small tea growers in the value chain.

  8. Decent Work in Garment Supply Chains Asia

    Greener clothes? Environmental initiatives and tools in the garment sector in Asia

    07 June 2021

    The increasing social and environmental impacts of the textile and garment supply chain are well known and have resulted in the development of an array of initiatives, tools and assessment platforms to enhance the sustainability of the sector. There is a great deal of diversity in these initiatives, including differences in their focus, the actors involved, who the beneficiaries are, the longevity of the activities and how they define and measure success. The report highlights where there might be gaps in the current offerings of initiatives, and what types of initiatives have alignment with MSMEs knowledge and learning needs, as a way to highlight where future attention in developing new or enhanced initiatives might lie.

  9. COVID-19 and the World of work

    ILO Support to Workers’ Organizations during the COVID 19 Pandemic

    07 June 2021

    COVID-19 has been a global human catastrophe. Since March 2020, the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) has been at the forefront to ensure that workers’ organizations have the information and assistance they need to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic..

  10. Publication

    Situation analysis on the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on enterprises and workers in the formal and informal economy in India

    03 June 2021

    To enable evidence-based social dialogue for designing and implementation of policies and programmes responding to COVID-19 pandemic, the ILO-India prioritised situation analysis of enterprises and workers from three States of the country.