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April 2021

  1. Labour Commitment in EVFTA and Amendments and Supplements of the Labour Code 2019

    04 April 2021

    The video gives brief introduction of Labour commitments, implementing institutions, and procedures for disagreement resolution in the EVFTA. In addition, it also highlights amendments and supplements of labour code 2019 in order to implement this Free Trade Agreement. The revised provisions relate to three group of fundamental labour standards that are freedom of association and collective bargaining; equality and non-discrimination at work; and elimination of child labour and protection of minor workers.

February 2021

  1. A circular economy can promote decent work

    16 February 2021

    COVID-19 has shown that health, decent work and environmental sustainability are strongly linked. The principles of the circular economy – repair, re-use and recycle – are key to achieving sustainable supply chains and can help promote decent work.

December 2020

  1. Viet Nam 2nd Child Labour Survey – Key findings

    18 December 2020

  2. Valuable lessons learnt from NIRF-Japan project

    09 December 2020

    The clip consolidates key lessons from the NIRF-Japan project implementation which has contributed to the process of building solid foundation for effective industrial relations system in Viet Nam.

  3. A 4-Year Journey – together we build a solid foundation for effective industrial relations in Viet Nam

    09 December 2020

    This clip highlights the milestones in the four year of the NIRF-Japan project with background, objectives, partners and key results recognized by partners, ILO specialist and project staff.

  4. Decent work for youth in Viet Nam

    09 December 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic had a devastating impact on young people. In support of the International Labour Organization, Miss Vietnam Ngoc Han calls for stronger policies to address the challenges facing this group, especially young women and those in the informal sector.

  5. COVID-19: How to combat stigma and discrimination at the workplace?

    01 December 2020

    COVID-19 outbreak has provocated stigma and discrimination against people perceived to have been in contact with the virus or people with certain ethnic backgrounds, nationalities and migrants. How trade unions can address stigma and discrimination at the workplace? Learn more here...

November 2020

  1. Improvements at Woodsland Tuyen Quang JSC. through SCORE Training

    27 November 2020

    Woodsland Joint Stock Company is a Vietnamese furniture manufacturer for export to the United States, Canada, Europe and Russia. The company enrolled in SCORE Training in Vietnam in April 2020 and has since seen great improvements in productivity and the working environment.

  2. COVID-19: How to end violence and harassment in the world of work?

    12 November 2020

    Some of the necessary emergency measures adopted to suppress the transmission of covid-19 have exposed and exacerbated various forms of violence and harassment in the world of work. How can unions eradicate violence and harassment in the workplace during and after the COVID-19 pandemic? Here's a video to get you started...

  3. COVID-19 Pandemic: How does the ILO support workers’ organizations?

    05 November 2020

    Since March 2020, the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) has been at the forefront to ensure that workers’ organizations have the information and assistance they need to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here some services and actions provided by ACTRAV towards workers'organizations across the world...

September 2020

  1. Miss Viet Nam calls for joint efforts to ensure decent work for youth

    24 September 2020

    The COVID19 economic crisis is hitting young people hard. Standing by the International Labour Organization, Miss Viet Nam Dang Thi Ngoc Han calls for a stronger policy response to address the challenges faced by young people, particularly women and those in the informal sector.

August 2020

  1. Trinh Ngoc Hoa’s message on child labour

    24 August 2020

    Trinh dropped out of school at a young age and started to work collecting lotus flowers and transporting cucumbers. With the ILO’s support, he is receiving vocational training to become a mechanic. Listen to his message to world leaders about ending child labour.

July 2020

  1. COVID-19 pandemic: Why youth employment must be a priority for Unions?

    30 July 2020

    Young workers are over represented in sectors that have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. The youth employment must be a priority on the agenda of trade unions. Here is why...

  2. COVID-19 pandemic and Migrant workers: What role for Trade Unions?

    30 July 2020

    There are 164 millions migrant workers around the world and they have been very impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. How can trade unions protect migrant workers during the COVID-19 crisis? Learn more here..

June 2020

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    COVID 19 Pandemic: Stimulating the Economy Recovery and Jobs

    18 June 2020

    The ILO policy framework is hinged on four key pillars in tackling the COVID-19 crisis on the basis of International Labour Standards. What can trade unions do to implement the pillar on stimulating the economy and jobs?Learn more here...

  2. Message of Viet Nam’s focal point for Alliance 8.7 in World Day Against Child Labour

    11 June 2020

    This is a video message from Viet Nam’s focal point, Mr Dang Hoa Nam, Director-General of the Department of Children’s Affairs, Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, for Alliance 8.7, in the World Day Against Child Labour (12 June), discussing the impacts of COVID-19 on children engaged in or at risk of child labour and outlining actions taken by Viet Nam, as a pathfinder country, to adapt Government strategies to address this crisis.

  3. Video message of a girl child on impacts of COVID-19 pandemic

    10 June 2020

    In times of crisis, children are often the first to suffer. This video message provides the voice of a girl on the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on her family life.

  4. Covid-19 Prevention mitigation measures: Ten Action Points for Trade Unions

    10 June 2020

    Across the globe, Governments are now confronted with the major challenge of putting in place appropriate exit strategies to come out of COVID-19 pandemic.What is the role of trade unions during lockdowns, shutdowns and re-opening? Learn more here...

May 2020

  1. Business Continuity Planning: How it can help your business survive COVID-19

    15 May 2020

    This video shows how an enterprise can survive COVID-19 by developing a six-step business continuity plan (BCP).

April 2020

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    COVID-19: What role for Workers' Organizations?

    17 April 2020

    The COVID-19 outbreak is the most severe crisis facing the world since the Second World War. It is not just a public health issue, but causing massive disruptions in the world of work. Workers’ organizations have a crucial role in combating the outbreak. Discover how...​