What's new

May 2023

  1. Youth employment

    Asia-Pacific governments look to technology for employment services to support youth

    30 May 2023

    Government officials from across the region exchange and learn about how technology can help young people access decent employment.

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    Migrant workers

    ILO welcomes ASEAN Declaration protecting migrant workers and families in crisis situations

    22 May 2023

    The Declaration is an important step towards reducing vulnerability and enhancing welfare of migrant workers in the region.

  3. © Thanh Tu/ILO 2023

    Social protection

    Viet Nam Women’s Union promotes gender-responsive social protection system across Viet Nam

    22 May 2023

    ILO-Viet Nam Women’s Union collaboration sees trainers go nationwide to help women better understand their rights and benefits under the social protection system.

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    A just transition

    Trade unions join efforts to green Viet Nam’s chemical and pharmaceutical industry

    17 May 2023

    Trade union members evaluate support efforts to facilitate a Just Transition in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry in Viet Nam.

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    Social security

    Advocating for universal maternity coverage for Vietnamese women

    17 May 2023

    Viet Nam provides generous maternity benefits, yet for many women they remain out of reach. Enhancing access would benefit women, families, businesses and the nation alike.

April 2023

  1. Decent work

    Viet Nam, ILO sign new Decent Work Country Programme 2022-26

    12 April 2023

    Viet Nam’s Decent Work Country Programme for the 2022-26 period was officially announced on 28 March 2023 in Hanoi.

March 2023

  1. Decent Work Country Programme

    ILO, Viet Nam agree on new cooperation framework in employment, social protection, and labour market governance

    29 March 2023

    The document was endorsed by representatives of the Government, workers’ and employers’ organizations and the ILO on 28 March.

  2. Workplace cooperation and industrial relations

    Free advisory package offers electronic factories in Viet Nam support in improving workplace cooperation and industrial relations

    27 March 2023

    Registration for the Programme opens until 10 April 2023.

  3. A just transition

    Trade unions support efforts to green Viet Nam’s chemical and pharmaceutical industry

    15 March 2023

    Trade union members learn new skills to support a Just Transition in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.

  4. ILO and Viet Nam collaboration

    ILO Director-General meets Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister

    02 March 2023

    The ILO Director-General and the Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister held talks about cooperation on key work issues, including decent work, social protection, and the transition from the informal economy to the formal economy.