Resources from ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries

  1. Quarterly Newsletter: Pacific Cimate Change Migration and Human Security Programme (PCCMHS)

    01 November 2020

    The PCCMHS programme’s 1st quarterly newsletter

  2. Inclusive Economic Recovery through Sustainable Enterprises in the Informal Economies of Fiji, Palau, Tonga and Vanuatu

    01 October 2020

    This ILO led UN joint project is a COVID-19 recovery project funded by UN Secretary General’s Multi Partner Trust Fund (MPTF). Targeting informal sector enterprises and workers in the creative industries and the agriculture sector, the project is implemented jointly by the International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

  3. Targeted responses needed to combat youth employment crisis - ADB & ILO report

    10 September 2020

    The joint Tackling the COVID-19 Youth Employment Crisis in Asia and the Pacific report says COVID-19 has triggered a massive disruption of labour markets which has had a disproportionate impact on youth unemployment.

  4. The Pacific narrative on the future of work

    The symposium marks the occasion of the UN Day for South-South Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) observed annually on the 12th September.

  5. ILO/ADB Presentation: Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    08 September 2020

    by Felix Weidenkaff, ILO, and Paul Vandenberg, ADB Co-publication of the Asian Development Bank and the International Labour Organization

  6. Programme - Pacific Launch of the ILO-ADB report on Tackling the COVID-19 youth employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    08 September 2020

    Development of research briefs for Pacific employers

  7. Pacific labour market review 2020

    07 September 2020

    This report presents a baseline assessment of the labour market situation in the Pacific Island Countries. The report was completed prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, within the framework of the ILO project on “Strengthening Labour Market Information Systems and Methodologies for Post-Disaster Needs Assessments in the Pacific Island Countries”, covering primarily three of the most disaster-affected countries – Cook Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu.

  8. Pacific launch of the ILO-ADB report on Tackling the COVID-19 Youth Employment crisis in Asia and the Pacific

    COVID-19 is inflicting a triple shock on young people. It is destroying their employment, disrupting education and training and placing major obstacles in the way of those seeking to enter the labour market or to move between jobs. The ILO-ADB Joint report and the recent rapid assessments in Fiji and Samoa brings more light to the situation in Asia and also the Pacific.

  9. Address by the Director, ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries at the Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) 48th Biennial Delegates Conference - Building Workers' Rights through Organizing

    30 August 2020

    by Mr. Matin Karimli , Director, ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries, 29th August 2020

  10. Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) Assessment Report on Impact of COVID-19 on Employment and Business

    28 August 2020

    In-Crisis Rapid Assessment: 13th May - 19th June 2020 (Volume 1). Supported by the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office for Pacific Island Countries (CO-Suva), the ILO’s Bureau for Workers Activities (ACTRAV) and the ILO Project “Increased capacities of employers’ and workers’ organisations to participate effectively in the development of social and labour policy”.