Video and audio stories

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May 2016

  1. Viet Nam's industrial relations in global integration era

    04 May 2016

    Viet Nam's deeper integration process puts its industrial relations in a new era of development with new opportunities and challenges. The country is ready for the change with some pilot initiatives on track.

January 2016

  1. Migrant worker resource centres in Viet Nam

    26 January 2016

    Migrant Worker Resource Centres (MRCs) in Viet Nam provide a variety of services to potential migrant workers and their families. Through the support of the GMS TRIANGLE project, MRCs have been incorporated into five Employment Service Centres in provinces that send high numbers of migrant workers. This video shows three young people navigating their way through regular migration channels, receiving recruitment agency pre-departure training and visiting the MRC for information.

July 2015

  1. Out of child labour and into education in Viet Nam

    10 July 2015

    Child labour has long-term consequences well after childhood. But in the mountains of northern Viet Nam, there is new hope for children who were once trapped in the cycle of child labour. (Closed Captions available)

June 2015

  1. Videos of the launching of labour inspection campaign 2015 in Dong Nai province

    30 June 2015

    Under the cooperation framework between The MOLISA Inspectorate and the International Labour Organization (ILO), the MOLISA Inspectorate has collaborated with Dong Nai Department of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (DOLISA) to organize the launching workshop on Labour Inspection Campaign 2015 in the Ready-Made Garment sector. The workshop was attended by representatives from MOLISA Inspectorate, Dong Nai DOLISA Inspectorate, Trade Union at provincial level, and around 40 Ready-Made Garment enterprises.

  2. Videos of the launching of labour inspection campaign 2015 in Hai Duong

    30 June 2015

    The launching focuses on two main components of the campaign, including provision of OSH-related promotional and communication materials and publications, and announcement of the plan for labour inspection visits to garment enterprises in Hai Duong province.

  3. ILO-SCORE Snapshot: Lamviet Joint Stock Company

    04 June 2015

    Lamviet is an SME in Viet Nam producing teak furniture for large importers in Europe and the United States since 2002 and has completed SCORE Training modules covering workplace cooperation, quality management, clean production, and human resource management.

February 2015

  1. Vietnamese football star holds up Red Card against child labour

    06 February 2015

    Together with celebrities around the world, Viet Nam national football team striker Le Cong Vinh holds up the Red Card and joins ILO campaign against child labour. The global campaign kicks off at the opening of the 2014 Football World Cup.

October 2014

  1. APYouthNet Talk Show #37 - Connecting professionals online in Viet Nam

    31 October 2014

    Thanh Nguyen founded Anphabe, the Vietnamese version of LinkedIn, connecting millions of professionals online. She offers advice to young job seekers and shares her views on how the opening of the ASEAN Economic Community in 2015 may impact the Vietnamese labour market.

June 2014

  1. Viet Namese football star holds up Red Card against child labour

    12 June 2014

    National football team striker Le Cong Vinh holds up his Red Card and joins ILO cause against child labour on the World Day Against Child Labour (12 June).

December 2013

  1. Work Improvement in Small Enterprises, Safety and Health in Adult Places of Entertainment (WISE SHAPE) - English

    20 December 2013

    Work Improvement in Small Enterprises, Safety and Health in Adult Places of Entertainment (WISE SHAPE) is a participatory methodology adopted by the ILO to strengthen responses to HIV/AIDS in the adult entertainment sector by providing guidance on improving working conditions and workplace safety.

November 2013

  1. Unemployment insurance in Viet Nam, an experience to be shared

    28 November 2013

    Viet Nam launched its unemployment insurance (UI) scheme in 2009. The UI scheme insures now more than 8 million workers. The International Labour Organization, mainly with the support from the ILO/Japan Multi-bilateral Programme, has provided technical support and capacity building services to the government and social partners to continue improving the scheme.

October 2013

  1. Migrant worker resource centres in Viet Nam

    29 October 2013

    Migrant worker resource centres (MRCs) in Viet Nam provide a variety of services to potential migrant workers and their families. Through the support of the GMS TRIANGLE project, MRCs have been incorporated into five Employment Service Centres in provinces that send high numbers of migrant workers. This video shows three young people navigating their way through regular migration channels, receiving recruitment agency pre-departure training and visiting the MRC for information.

February 2012

  1. Bridging the gap in Viet Nam

    06 February 2012

    A story of Le Dong Sang, a farmer from Quang Nam Province, central Viet Nam, whose living condition improved through the Vegetable Value Chain introduced by the ILO.

November 2011

  1. Woven Together in Viet Nam

    22 November 2011

    Stories from Tran Thi Hong Anh, a weaver and Le Hao, manager of a rattan company in Quang Nam province, a central province of Viet Nam on improving their living conditions through Rattan Value Chain introduced by ILO Viet Nam.

December 2010

  1. The Sisterhood of Group 51: Microfinance brings decent work

    01 December 2010

    Tran Thi Dzung a member of the Group 51 in Phuc Yen Town, Vinh Phuc Province, joined the Tao Yao Mai, an ILO supported micro-insurance scheme which helps Viet Nam's Women Union in distributing their products. The scheme helps Dzung and other women who mostly belong to ethnic minority groups to improve their livelihood and earnings through micro-insurance. One of a series of the Decent Work Stories from Viet Nam.

  2. The bamboo weavers of Ha Tinh: Skills bring decent work

    01 December 2010

    A story about farmers in My Loc Commune, Can Loc District, Ha Tinh Province, who are forced to migrate for work. The ILO Community-based Training for Economic Empowerment (CB-TREE) programme created jobs and earnings by providing trainings in the production of bamboo baskets, honey, boat, and healthier plants fence, etc. The farmers can find new opportunities in the local community with their new learned skills. One of a series of the Decent Work Stories from Viet Nam.

  3. Paint-WISE: Safe work brings decent work

    01 December 2010

    A story about Cao Thi Quynh Huong, a mother with a small child, working at a paint factory in Viet Nam. A training under the Work Improvements in Small Enterprises (WISE) programme helps Quyn Huong and other workers in the factory to enjoy safer working conditions with simple but effective improvements. One of a series of the Decent Work Stories from Viet Nam.