Publications on forced labour

2021

  1. Fair Recruitment Initiative Strategy 2021-2025 - Summary

    06 April 2021

    The Fair Recruitment Initiative (FRI) was launched in 2014 as part of the ILO Fair Migration Agenda. Since its launch, the FRI has been critical to ILO’s work in the area of national and international recruitment of workers and has added renewed impetus and visibility to this important topic. The 2021-2025 FRI Strategy will continue to be grounded in relevant international labour standards (ILS), global guidance, and social dialogue between governance institutions and actors of the labour market.

  2. ILO training package on inspection of labour conditions on board fishing vessels

    29 January 2021

  3. Reporting on forced labour and fair recruitment: An ILO toolkit for Journalists in Viet Nam

    27 January 2021

    This toolkit was created to help journalists in Viet Nam report on fair recruitment and forced labour.

  4. Domestic Workers and Decent Work in Sri Lanka

    05 January 2021

    In response to a Government of Sri Lanka request, this Report highlights key findings from a study which examined the living and working conditions of domestic workers and assessed the current legal and policy gaps to ratify ILO's Decent Work for Domestic Workers Convention (No 189)

2020

  1. Toolkit on Developing National Action Plans on Forced Labour

    02 December 2020

    This Toolkit aims to support policy-makers, constituents and relevant stakeholders in the development of National Action Plans (NAPs) on forced labour. Building on existing national practices and examples, it provides details on the different steps of the process, from NAP formulation to implementation, as well as governance and evaluation.

  2. Global guidelines on the prevention of forced labour through lifelong learning and skills development approaches

    30 November 2020

  3. Global guidelines on the economic reintegration of victims of forced labour through lifelong learning and skills development approaches (Double-page presentation)

    30 November 2020

  4. Global guidelines on the economic reintegration of victims of forced labour through lifelong learning and skills development approaches

    30 November 2020

  5. Promoting decent work for sustainable development

    20 November 2020

    The Malaysia Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) 2019–20 provides a framework for the first of two phases of structured cooperation between the ILO, the Government of Malaysia, the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) and the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC).

  6. Frequently asked questions - Issue paper on COVID-19 and fundamental principles and rights at work

    16 November 2020