Newsletters

The ILO publishes a selection of newsletters and magazines, recent editions of which can be viewed and downloaded here. Inquiries about reproducing text or photos should be directed by email.

2007

  1. Decent work for all newsletter: Families, former combatants become peace builders and bread winners in Mindanao

    01 July 2007

    This issue features stories from the Training for Rural Economic Empowerment (TREE) project in Mindanao which contributed to the peace process where building trust and confidence among former combatants was the aim. It includes updates on workers and employers, child labour, social security, human trafficking, livelihood recovery, youth employment and informal economy workers.

  2. Issues: April 2007

    01 April 2007

    The edition highlights the decent work priorities in Asia, the role of microfinance in combatting child labour and a preview of a Chinese TV soap opera aimed at migrant workers.

  3. Decent work for all newsletter: Microfinance improves livelihood of parents; school-based programme prevents child labour

    01 April 2007

    In the Philippines, creating decent jobs, safe jobs that provide adequate income, as a strategy for men and women to work out of poverty with dignity and empowerment is at the heart of the common agenda.

2006

  1. Issues December 2006, Vol. 5, No. 3

    01 December 2006

    The newsletter looks at lessons learned from South Korea’s labour and economic policies, child labour in Thailand, and how Viet Nam’s trade unions use social dialogue to influence policy-making.

  2. Decent work for all newsletter: Job prospects for youth

    01 December 2006

    Through training programmes and study tours, Philippine ILO constituents-government, employers’ and workers’ organizations - continued to share their expertise on labour, employment and enterprise issues with others in the region.

  3. Issues: August 2006, Vol. 5, No. 2

    01 August 2006

    Among articles are reports on the 14th Asian Regional Meeting and the declaration of the Asian Decent Work Decade, rebuilding livelihoods after an earthquate in Pakistan, and raising safety standards for Mongolia's child jockeys.

  4. Issues: April 2006, Vol. 5, No. 1

    01 April 2006

    The edition looks at the importance of occupational safety and health, the employment rights of individuals with disabilities, and whether there is a jobs crisis in Asia.

2005

  1. Decent work for all newsletter: Social dialogue - finding a common voice

    01 March 2005

    This issue focuses on social dialogue. It includes articles on response to the tsunami, Indonesian summit, a subregional tripartite forum, gender equality, child labour, agriculture, youth employment, micro insurance for health protection, ILO conventions and collective bargaining.

2003

  1. ASIST Bulletin No. 16

    01 September 2003

    Bi-annual newsletter containing articles and news on labour-based activities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Theme of this issue is "Impact and sustainability"

  2. Decent work for all newsletter: Social protection - a core component of decent work

    01 July 2003

    Social protection is the main theme for this issue. It includes articles on decent work, social security, safety and health, working conditions, migration and HIV/AIDS.

1998

  1. Update Sialkot - Issue 3

    26 May 1998

  2. Update Sialkot - Issue 2

    26 January 1998

1997

  1. Update Sialkot - Issue 1

    27 October 1997

1995

  1. IPEC Newsletter - 1995

    20 November 1995

    A part of the IPEC Pakistan information kit.