Publications on Collective bargaining and labour relations

2019

  1. Publication

    Rules of the Game: An introduction to the standards-related work of the International Labour Organization (Centenary edition 2019)

    20 February 2019

    A brief presentation of the ILO’s standards policy with a view to facilitating understanding and ownership by the ILO’s traditional constituents, as well as the United Nations system, non-specialists and the broader public.

  2. Gender equality and growth

    Weaving Gender: Challenges and opportunities for the Myanmar garment industry

    31 January 2019

    Weaving Gender: Challenges and Opportunities for the Myanmar Garment Industry provides detailed information on the results of a gender-equality assessment (GEA) carried out in 16 Yangon-based factories in Myanmar’s garment sector.

  3. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 104

    Overtime work: A review of literature and initial empirical analysis

    18 January 2019

  4. Publication

    Challenges and opportunities for decent work in the culture and media sectors

    14 January 2019

    The present study examines employment in culture and media in 16 countries, from four regions, and covering the very diverse world of the media and culture. This encompasses: musicians, actors, dancers, journalists, screenwriters, technicians and creators of audio-visual and live performances, and visual artists.

2018

  1. Conditions of Work and Employment Series No. 105

    An analysis of multiparty bargaining models for global supply chains

    20 December 2018

    This working paper reviews one approach for realizing the goal of improving labour standards at the lower rungs of supply chains that has to date received relatively little scholarly attention: substantive, enforceable agreements between lead firms and unions or worker-based organizations.

  2. Publication

    The Impact of Social Dialogue and Collective Bargaining on Working Conditions in SMEs: A Literature Review

    28 November 2018

  3. Publication

    TOR - Achieving Reduction of Child Labour In Support of Education – (ARISE II) Zambia - Independent final evaluation

    09 November 2018

    The International Labour Office (ILO) is looking for evaluators to conduct the final evaluation of “Achieving reduction of child labour in support of education (ARISE II) in Zambia”. The evaluation will be conducted by a two-person team of independent consultants – an evaluation team leader (international consultant) and an evaluation team member (national consultant). Both the consultants will work as a team according to the principles of independent evaluations. The evaluators should not have any connection with the project being evaluated. Further details are available in the attached ToR. Candidates intending to submit an expression of interest must supply the following information: To apply, please send your application by email to dereje@ilo.org . The application should clearly specify the position one is applying for i.e. ‘International Lead Consultant’ or ‘National Consultant’. Each application should contain the following: • A cover letter outlining relevant experience for this assignment • Detailed CV • A declaration that the applicant has no involvement with the project • A financial proposal, clearly outlining the days and fees Expected duration: Total 34 days (20 days for International and 14 days for national consultant) in Nov-Dec 2018. The deadline to submit expressions of interest for the evaluation is by close of business on 16th November 2018.

  4. Publication

    Quick guide on sources and uses of collective bargaining statistics

    02 November 2018

    Collective bargaining statistics are crucial to assess labour markets but also the state of industrial relations. However, the particularities linked with the data sources and data quality make collective bargaining statistics a very challenging field of labour statistics. Get information about all the main aspects of collective bargaining statistics in this quick guide.

  5. Publication

    TOR - Rights at Work: Promoting Harmonious Labour Relations through Collective Bargaining in China - midterm evaluation

    29 October 2018

    The ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia is seeking expressions of interest from qualified individuals to conduct an internal mid-term evaluation of “Rights at Work: Promoting Harmonious Labour Relations through Collective Bargaining in China”. More information please consult the attached TOR. The deadline to submit expression of interest for undertaking the evaluation is by 5.00 pm (Beijing time) on Friday, 9 November 2018. Please send an e-mail with the subject header “Evaluation of CB China Project” to the Evaluation Manager, Ms Zhou Jie (zhoujie@ilo.org) and copied to Ms. Pamornrat Pringsulaka, pamornrat@ilo.org

  6. Publication

    India Wage Report: Wage policies for decent work and inclusive growth

    20 August 2018

    This report provides an overview of recent trends in wages, including wage gaps between different categories of workers, gender wage gaps, wages by sector and occupation, and trends in wage inequality. It analyses the existing market labour institutions and framework; particularly focussing on minimum wages and collective bargaining, and also suggests some policy-oriented recommendations.