Publications

2019

  1. Market assessment, OSH Risk assessment and business care analysis on occupational safety and health in the Myanmar garment sector

    04 October 2019

    The VZF team conducted a comprehensive mapping of the entire garment value chain, an OSH Risk Assessment and a study on a ‘business case for OSH’, aiming to frame interventions from the perspective of cost-effectiveness and market-based incentives to address OSH issues in the chain.

  2. Workers’ Guide to Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience Recommendation (No. 205)

    28 August 2019

    Through this Workers’ Guide, the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) provides information and guidance on how trade unions can ensure the implementation of this new global tool to their advantage. It is intended to serve as a valuable reference to workers’ organizations on the provisions of Recommendation No. 205.

  3. လုပ္ငန္းခြင္ ေဘးအႏၱရယ္ကင္းရွင္းဖို႔ အေလးထားလိုက္နာ ေဆာင္ရြက္စို႔

    21 August 2019

    This poster is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  4. Managing OSH risks pays off! (Poster)

    21 August 2019

    This poster is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  5. လုပ္ငန္းခြင္ ေဘးအႏၱရယ္ကင္းရွင္းဖို႔ အေလးထားလိုက္နာ ေဆာင္ရြက္စို႔

    21 August 2019

    This pamphlet is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  6. Managing OSH risks pays off! (Pamphlet)

    21 August 2019

    This pamphlet is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  7. လုပ္ငန္းခြင္ ေဘးအႏၱရယ္ကင္းရွင္းဖို႔ အေလးထားလိုက္နာ ေဆာင္ရြက္စို႔

    21 August 2019

    This handbook is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  8. Managing OSH risks pays off! (Handbook)

    21 August 2019

    This handbook is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  9. Regional Planning Meeting for Promoting ASEAN Women Migrant Workers’ Rights through Organizing

    21 August 2019

    The report centres women migrant workers' freedom of association and collective bargaining, identifies the challenges to their organizing, and puts forward recommendations to strengthen women migrant workers' leadership and participation in labour organizations.

  10. Changing Attitudes and Behaviour Towards Women Migrant Workers in ASEAN: Technical Regional Meeting

    21 August 2019

    This report sets out key areas of learning from the meeting, analyses why communication can be an effective tool for changing attitudes and behaviours, and explores some tools and approaches used to enhance communication for behavioural change.

  11. Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement in the ginger global value chain from Myanmar (Myanmar version)

    30 May 2019

    Myanmar is the seventh largest producer of ginger in the world and it has a high potential to expand its exports. Cultivation of ginger represents a major cash crop for smallholders and a source of income for individuals in rural areas, such as in South Shan, where the majority of Myanmar’s ginger is grown.

  12. ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ အထည္ခ်ဳပ္က႑အတြင္း လုပ္ငန္းခြင္ ေဘးအႏၱရာယ္ ကင္း႐ွင္းေရးႏွင့္ က်န္းမာေရးဆိုင္ရာ အစီရင္ခံစာ အႏွစ္ခ်ဳပ္

    30 May 2019

    အေစာပိုင္း ဆယ္စုႏွစ္တစ္ခုစာ စီးပြားေရးရပ္ဆိုင္းမွဳ ၿပီးဆံုးကာ ၂၀၁၂ ခုႏွစ္ ႏိုင္ငံတကာပိတ္ဆို ့အေရးယူမွဳမ်ားစတင္ ဖယ္႐ွားလိုက္သည့္အခ်ိန္မွစတင္ၿပီး ျမန္မာအထည္ခ်ဳပ္ က႑က ႀကီးထြားလာခဲ့သည္။ အလုပ္သမားေပါင္း ၃၅၀၀၀၀ မွ ၄၅၀၀၀၀ ခန္ ့အထိ အလုပ္ခန္ ့ထားႏုိင္ခဲ့ေၾကာင္းခန္ ့မွန္းရၿပီး ၉၀ ရာခိုင္ႏွဳန္းက အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ားျဖစ္၏။ MGMA မွ ေနာက္ဆံုးစာရင္းဇယားအရ ႏိုင္ငံတြင္း၌ အလုပ္႐ံုေပါင္း ၅၁၈ ခု လက္႐ွိလုပ္ငန္းေဆာင္႐ြက္ေနေၾကာင္း ေတြ ့ျမင္ရသည္။

  13. Executive summary on Occupational Safety and Health in the Myanmar Garment Sector

    30 May 2019

    The garment sector in Myanmar is one of the vital industries that supports the economic development of Myanmar and provides many job opportunities for the country’s workers. The sector is now estimated to employ a range of between 350,000 and 450,000 workers, 90 per cent of whom are women. The latest list from Myanmar Garment Manufacturer Association indicates that 518 factories are currently operational in the country.

  14. Profile of Ma Tin Tin Hla (Ma Kaw Ni)/ Myanmar version

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  15. Profile of Ma Tin Tin Hla (Ma Kaw Ni)

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  16. Profile of Alena (Ma Aye Thiri Khaing)/ Myanmar version

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  17. Profile of Alena (Ma Aye Thiri Khaing)

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  18. Profile of Ma Winnie (Ma Win Ei Khine)/ Myanmar version

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  19. Profile of Ma Winnie (Ma Win Ei Khine)

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.

  20. Profile of Ma Khaing Zar Aung (Myanmar version)

    17 May 2019

    She is one of the accomplished women engaged in the garment industry.