Resources from ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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

  6. 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”.

  7. Call for Expression of Interest - consultancy & training services

    26 August 2020

    The ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries - is establishing a database of consultants and trainers that can provide consultancy & training services on specific technical areas

  8. Expression of Interest (EoI) Submission Form

    26 August 2020

    All interested individuals or consultancy firms are invited to submit an Expression of Interest by: (a) completing form Part A and (b) attaching copies of relevant documents such as CVs, evidence of past consultancies etc. to substantiate your details in the form.

  9. ILO supports the Cook Islands to launch an online employment services platform

    18 August 2020

    The ILO Office for Pacific Island Countries is delighted to support the Cook Islands Ministry of Internal Affairs to launch a new online Employment Services platform to connect businesses with job seekers. This initiative targets people most affected by the impacts of COVID-19

  10. FIJI TV hosts ILO staff to discuss the universal ratification of the ILO Convention on the worst forms of child labour C182

    05 August 2020

    Fiji TV hosted ILO Office for Pacific Islands staff- Surkafa Katafono, National Programme Officer & Elena Gerasimova, Decent Work and ILS specialist, to discuss the universal ratification of the ILO Convention on the worst forms of child labour C182