Informal economy resources

July 2022

  1. Responsible Inclusive Finance Training

    The Responsible Inclusive Finance (RIF) Training is a two-day, highly interactive training that presents the pathway towards RIF. It is designed for financial sector authority and financial inclusion policy makers in Indonesia.

  2. Training on Work Improvement for High‐Rise Building (WILCON)for engineers and OSH officials of Board of Engineer Cambodia (BEC).

    ILO/Japan project on Enhancing OSH Standards in Construction Sector is going to organize two training sessions on “Training of OSH focusing on high‐rise buildings” for engineers and OSH officials of the Board of Engineer Cambodia (BEC).Two training workshops on Work Improvement for High‐Rise Building (WILCON) will be held on 08 July 2022 and 12 August 2022 in Phnom Penh Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

  3. World Day for Safety and Health 2022 in Cambodia

    This is organized with the purpose to deliver the message on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) knowledge and awareness raising on OSH risks and accidents to workers from all sectors. It is also celebrated to get higher attention by the ILO’s constituents (government, employer’s and worker’s organizations) to address the issues related to OSH risks and accidents and better improving OSH conditions for a better protection to workers. This year 2022, the Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DoSH) of the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MoLVT) is planning to celebrate this World Day for Safety and Health event on 05 July 2022 under the theme: “Act together to build a positive safety and health culture” at the PoLVT space in Siem Reap province, which will be presided over by the Minister of MoLVT.

  4. Improving working conditions of women rural workers

    01 July 2022

    This ILO animated video aims to raise visibility and awareness on some of the labour issues being faced by women rural workers and promote improved labour laws compliance, OSH and gender equality through workers’ participation to improve their lives and working conditions.

June 2022

  1. Information notes: Technology and formalization

    29 June 2022

    The collection of “information notes” on policies and programmes identified as innovative national practices of digital technologies to promote aspects of formalization were gathered for an ILO South-South Knowledge Sharing Forum (virtual) on What works in e-formalization for Asia and the Pacific, 18–20 May 2021.

  2. Workers and producers in the informal economy: A global perspective and the ILO recommendation

    24 June 2022

    By Mr Hideki Kagohashi, Enterprise Development Specialist, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Webinar series on women’s economic empowerment, 24 June 2022, Manila, Philippines

  3. Opening address at the National presentation and validation of baseline study and sectoral assessment and tripartite strategic compliance planning workshop

    22 June 2022

    By Ms Diane Lynn Respall, Programme Officer delivered on behalf of Mr Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines, 22 June 2022, Manila, Philippines

  4. Fighting for rights and the future of ‘chikankari’

    01 June 2022

    From making beautiful embroideries to lending a helping hand to others during the COVID-19 pandemic, Uzma Jalees is determined that the rights of home-based workers should be recognized and indigenous artforms like Chikankari promoted.

May 2022

  1. Opening address at the workshop on Participatory Action Oriented Training (PAOT) approaches to improving occupational safety and health in the rural sectors of agriculture mining

    27 May 2022

    By Ms Cerilyn Pastolero, Project Manager of the ILO Project on Improving Workers' Rights in the Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a focus on Women at the workshop on Participatory Action Oriented Training (PAOT) approaches to improving occupational safety and health in the rural sectors of mining, 27 May 2022, Manila, Philippines

  2. Re-thinking the MSME support ecosystem to build back better from the pandemic and natural disasters

    26 May 2022

    By Mr Hideki Kagohashi, Enterprise Development Specialist, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Strengthening resilience of women and youth-led micro, small and medium-sized enterprise (MSMEs) in the creative industry in the Philippines for implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development policy workshop of UN DESA and DTI, 26 May 2022, Manila, Philippines