Publications

The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to the South Pacific Island Countries. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested from the ILO Library in Suva.

2014

  1. The ILO in Solomon Islands

    22 August 2014

    This Country Leaflet gives an overview of ILO activities in Solomon Islands. It summarizes the ILO’s history in the country, and outlines the work undertaken by the ILO in cooperation with the government and social partners on a wide range of work and workplace issues.

  2. The ILO in Kiribati

    20 August 2014

    This Country Leaflet gives an overview of ILO activities in Kiribati. It summarizes the ILO’s history in the country, and outlines the work undertaken by the ILO in cooperation with the government and social partners on a wide range of work and workplace issues.

  3. Decent Work in Caribbean Small Island Developing States

    01 August 2014

    The paper identifies some of the key challenges affecting Caribbean SIDS and explores the responses for solving these issues.

  4. Newsletter-TACKLE Fiji Update

    30 June 2014

    Tackling Child Labour through Education quarterly newsletter - June 2014

  5. Decent work and social justice in Pacific Small Island Developing States: Challenges, opportunities and policy responses

    22 May 2014

    Paper prepared for the United Nations Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Conference, Apia, Samoa, 1-4 September 2014.

  6. Media Spotlight on Child Labour in Fiji

    01 May 2014

    The Fiji media today is focussing greater attention and resources on areas of human interest, especially on the status and treatment of women and children. This report is a collection of various media articles on child labour and related issues published in The Fiji Times during the EU funded ILO TACKLE - Tackling Child Labour through Education project. It highlights the multi-dimensional scope of child labour, and the crucial role played by the media on advocacy and awareness.

  7. Rural community rehabilitation through emergency public works in response to the deadly flash-flood damage in the Solomon Islands

    01 May 2014

    The Cash for Work pilot programme provided wages and tools to support target communities to clean-up and repair of public areas and infrastructure (common gardens, halls and churches, schools, wells, drains and paths) that were damaged by the recent floods.

  8. Newsletter- Office for Pacific Island Countries - April 2014

    14 April 2014

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.

  9. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Samoa

    31 March 2014

    This report presents the highlights of the 2012 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) implemented by the Samoa Bureau of Statistics (SBS) and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Labour (MCIL) within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

  10. Decent Work and Social Justice for the SIDS

    12 March 2014

    Decent work and social justice are building blocks for sustainable development. Productive employment that provides adequate livelihoods, social protection and respect for worker rights is an essential element of environmental, social and economic sustainability.

2013

  1. Newsletter- Country Office for Pacific Island Countries - December 2013

    18 December 2013

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.

  2. Reporting on ILO Standards: Guide for Labour Officers in Pacific Island Member States

    18 November 2013

    The ILO’s Constitution provides that member States’ have an obligation to report on the application of international labour standards. This Guide provides step-by-step help for labour officers in Pacific Island member States to report in relation to certain areas.

  3. Newsletter- Country Office for Pacific Island Countries - November 2013

    01 November 2013

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.

  4. Newsletter- Country Office for Pacific Island Countries - August / September 2013

    02 September 2013

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.

  5. ILO Publications. Catalogue Autumn 2013 - Update of English titles

    01 September 2013

  6. Pacific Disability Forum Outcome Statement- Pacific Regional Forum on Youth with Disabilities Promoting Disability Perspective in the Post 2015 Development Agenda

    21 June 2013

  7. Concept Note: Regional Efforts for Eliminating the Worst forms of Child Labour and Trafficking in Pacific Island Countries

    12 June 2013

    Building on the Fiji Experience as Pacific Hub of Excellence

  8. Newsletter- Country Office for Pacific Island Countries - June 2013

    04 June 2013

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.

  9. Snap shot of the joint child labour/common rule roadshow 03 April – 03 May 2013

    20 May 2013

    This Report provides a brief snapshot of the Joint Child Labour/Common Rule Road-show, which was conducted by the Department of Labour and Industrial Relations and the ILO in six provinces throughout the country. The Report highlights the major findings and concerns of the stakeholders in the provinces and communities on the issues of child labour and their recommendations, as way forwards on how they want these issues to be addressed.

  10. Newsletter- Country Office for Pacific Island Countries - March 2013

    01 March 2013

    This "Newsletter" is for ILO constituents in the Pacific to keep them updated on ILO issues and activities related to Decent Work Country Programmes in their respective countries.