17 January 2020
The ILO and the International Organisation of Employers launch a new guidance tool to help construction companies in the Middle East expand protection of workers, including migrant workers who make up the vast majority of the sector’s manual labourers.
16 January 2020
New legislation enters into force removing the exit permit for workers not covered by earlier changes
09 January 2020
MoU to see collaboration in occupational health and safety at work and corporate social responsibility
Lebanon launches the results of the Labour Force and Households Living Conditions Survey for 2018 - 2019
18 December 2019
The Central Administration of Statistics launches the main results of the Labour Force and Households’ Living Conditions Survey, which was carried out with the technical support from the ILO and funding from the EU.
17 December 2019
The joint ILO, UN Women and OECD Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) saw high-level offcials from across the Arab States reigion commit to pay equity between women and men
11 December 2019
Inclusion of refugees and displaced persons in the labour market with a humanitarian development focus
04 December 2019
ILO and constituents share experiences and good practices in the inclusion of refugees and displaced persons in the labour market, during an event aimed at encouraging a more coherent approach to the promotion of decent work in crisis settings.
03 December 2019
The International Labour Organization and tripartite partners sign the country’s first Decent Work Programme at a ceremony in Baghdad.
03 December 2019
Shaikha, a Syrian refugee who is hearing impaired, has overcome obstacles to find decent employment in a Jordan factory, with ILO support.
13 November 2019
The ILO’s FAIRWAY Project has mapped out the key legal provisions dealing with migrant workers in English across eight Arab countries to provide greater access to information for the general public.