Projects on freedom of association


  1. Migrant workers' rights

    Protecting the Rights of Migrant Workers through Empowerment and Advocacy (MWEA)

    1 February 2016 - 31 December 2026,

    Migrant Workers Empowerment and Advocacy (MWEA) project aims to ensure that the rights of migrant workers are protected in Malaysia.

  2. Child labour and supply chains

    CLEAR Supply Chains project

    1 May 2023 - 30 September 2026, Budget: EUR 10,000,000 - GLO/22/54/EUR, HND/22/50/EUR, UGA/22/50/EUR

    The "Ending child labour in supply chains: Addressing the root causes of child labour in supply chains through an area-based approach" (CLEAR Supply Chains) project brings together the European Commission, the International Labour Organization (ILO) as the leading UN agency, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the International Trade Centre (ITC) to address jointly the root causes of child labour, with a primarily focus on the coffee supply chain, and to leverage existing efforts in the minerals supply chain, particularly in cobalt.

  3. RISE for Impact

    RISE for Impact

    2 March 2023 - 2 March 2026, Budget: EUR 3,000,000 - GLO/22/32/INX, IND/22/51/INX, PAK/22/32/INX, UZB/22/32/INX

    The RISE for Impact Project aims to enhance respect for fundamental principles and rights at work for a sustainable cotton supply chain in India, Pakistan and Uzbekistan


  1. Workers' rights in rural sectors

    Improved Workers' Rights in Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a Focus on Women

    1 December 2020 - 30 November 2024, Manila, Philippines

    This ILO project, funded by the US Department of Labor (US DOL), aims to improve the promotion and compliance to labour laws, occupational safety and health, and gender equality in the rural sectors in the Philippines and Indonesia, with a focus on women workers.

  2. Sustainable enterprises

    Rebuilding better coconut economy: Demonstrating an integrated inclusive recovery model from Super Typhoon Rai (Odette) and overlaying crises

    1 July 2023 - 30 June 2024, Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, Philippines

    The ILO project funded by the Government of Japan provides strategic support and guidance to local governments targeting coconut farmers and the working-age population who are greatly affect by the Super Typhoon Odette.