ILO in Asia and the Pacific
Women bear brunt of Afghanistan job losses
Female employment levels in Afghanistan have fallen steeply since the Taliban administration took over in 2021, according to new figures released by the International Labour Organization (ILO).
Overcoming adversity, embracing innovation: Filipino entrepreneur “flips” her businesses
ILO’s Flip Your Biz programme taught Cathy Turvill to look beyond her passion and evaluate the financial viability of her business, which she nearly lost during the pandemic.
A just transition
Trade unions support efforts to green Viet Nam’s chemical and pharmaceutical industry
15 March 2023
Afghanistan would benefit from Just Transition to Green Economy workshop hears
14 March 2023
International Women's Day
ILO calls on workplaces to accelerate action against violence and harassment
08 March 2023
Call for 'C190 Champion' videos
Become a C190 Champion and take action to free the world of work from violence and harassment!
Make your voice heard by recording and sharing a short video to help ensure dignity and decent work for all.
10 years on from the ILO Domestic Workers Convention: What has changed?
10 years on from the adoption of the Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189), Anna Olsen, Technical Specialist at the International Labour Organization’s TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, discusses progress made and ongoing challenges for ensuring decent work for domestic workers in the region.
Moving the Needle: Gender equality and decent work in Asia’s garment sector
The report examines the status and trends relating to women and gender dynamics in Asia’s garment sector while providing a roadmap for action to accelerate progress towards gender equality.
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Labour standards and legislations in Asia and the Pacific
See which countries in Asia and the Pacific have ratified ILO Conventions
From NORMLEX Database
Browse national labour, social security and related human rights legislations
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Objectives and agendas
The Singapore Statement
Conclusions of the 17th Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting, 2022.
Decent Work, the key to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development