ILO in Myanmar



COVID-19 and the world of work

The world of work is being profoundly affected by the global virus pandemic. The ILO and its constituents – Governments, workers and employers – will play a crucial role in combating the outbreak, ensuring the safety of individuals and the sustainability of businesses and jobs.

© Philip Staercke / ILO
The ILO first established its Liaison Office in Myanmar in 2002 under an Understanding between the Government of the Union of Myanmar and the International Labour Office.  The main role of the Liaison Officer was to support efforts for the elimination of forced labour in the country and implement strategies to address its root causes. Read more

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  1. My-PEC

    Myanmar Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour

    Through this programme, the ILO aims to establish a comprehensive, inclusive and efficient multi-stakeholder response to reducing child labor in Myanmar.

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