19 December 2013
Myanmar is the 178th ILO member State to ratify this instrument, which calls for the prohibition and elimination of the worst forms of child labour.
14 November 2013
The ILO and Myanmar team up to collect labour market statistics that will help to formulate policies on a number of critical issues for the country.
18 June 2013
The restrictions were related to the country’s non compliance of the ILO Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No.29).
14 June 2013
The ILO’s infrastructure project on the Irrawaddy delta in Myanmar, not only re-established access to villages devastated by cyclone Nargis in 2008 but also gave rise to a bustling community life.
10 June 2013
A non-profit organization set up in response to the devastation caused by cyclone Nargis employs women to run small businesses that benefit poor communities.
30 April 2013
Hundreds of workers come together to mark first anniversary of Labour Organization Law.
16 November 2012
As US President Barack Obama heads to Myanmar, the ILO’s liaison officer in Yangon discusses the various changes this Southeast Asian country has been going through.
15 June 2012
The International Labour Conference adopts new international labour standard on social protection and calls for urgent action on youth employment
14 June 2012
Aung San Suu Kyi stresses the problems of youth employment, calls for help in boosting democracy and invites socially responsible investment in Myanmar.
13 June 2012
The International Labour Organization has lifted its restrictions on the full participation of Myanmar in its activities and decided to review the progress on the elimination of forced labour in the country next year.