Events and meetings

The ILO Country Office for Viet Nam organizes and takes part in a number of events and meetings. Below is a list of upcoming and past events. Any queries should be sent to the office by email.

November 2021

  1. Just transition in the textile and garment sector – International summit on green development and responsible transformation and capacity building for industry actors

    2 November 2021

    This workshop will build the capacity of local government and industrial players on Just Transition planning in the textile and garment sector. The workshop will introduce the Just Transition guidelines and its application (through the Just Transition Toolkit) and analyze the specific opportunities for social dialogue and accelerated action by government, enterprises, workers and communities for a just and green transition.

October 2021

  1. ILO Master Class: Gender equality at the workplace

    12 - 28 October 2021

    Boosting your organizational performance by advancing equal opportunities

  2. Training on Business Continuity Plan

    8 October 2021

    Training workshop for electronics enterprises on Business Continuity Plan in the context of COVID-19

September 2021

  1. Seventh technical Meeting of Focal Points on International Labour Migration Statistics in ASEAN

    22 - 23 September 2021

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) organized the Seventh Technical Meeting of Focal Specialists on International Labour Migration Statistics in ASEAN on 22 and 23 September 2021. The meeting is supported by Global Affairs Canada (GAC) through the ILO's TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme.

  2. Training course on implementing Kaizen at enterprises

    1 September 2021

August 2021

  1. Social protection data collection in Viet Nam

    26 - 27 August 2021

    This course is designed for key actors in Viet Nam involved is social protection data collection and monitoring seeking to strengthen their knowledge of technical aspects, tools and methodologies used to compile and process statistical data.

  2. Training course on implementing 5S at enterprises

    16 August 2021

    This is the first course of the online training programmes developed by SCORE Training.

  3. National Tripartite Preparatory Workshops for the 14th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour

    5 August - 3 September 2021

    National tripartite preparatory workshops for the 14th AFML will be held in several ASEAN Member States to discuss the theme “Recovery and labour migration in the post pandemic future” and take stock on the progress of stakeholders in implementing the previous AFML recommendations.

July 2021

  1. Asia-Pacific Climate Week - ASEAN Green Jobs Policy Readiness Report Launch

    9 July 2021

    As part of Asia-Pacific Climate Week 2021, this event will officially launch the Regional Study on Green Jobs Policy Readiness in ASEAN, which was discussed during the 2020 ASEAN Inter-Ministerial Forum on the Implementation of the ASEAN Declaration on Promoting Green Jobs for Equity and Inclusive Growth in ASEAN Community, and provide an opportunity to highlight the key findings and implications of the report for ASEAN member states as well as other partners throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

  2. Technical meeting on social pension expansion in Viet Nam

    2 July 2021

    ILO-MOLISA's technical meeting aims to provide guidance on implementation of the social pension expansion at province level under Decree 20/2021/NĐ-CP.

June 2021

  1. ILO master class: Gender equality at the workplace

    15 June - 8 July 2021

    Boosting your organizational performance by advancing equal opportunities

September 2020

  1. Sixth Technical Meeting of Focal Specialists on International Labour Migration Statistics in ASEAN

    17 September 2020

    This meeting discusses international labour migration data statistics and brings together representatives from national governments, the ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Statistics, and ILO.

  2. Consultation on regulation of recruitment and the Draft Law on Contract-based Vietnamese Overseas Workers (Revised)

    15 September 2020

    The Consultation workshop will provide a platform for multinational businesses and lawmakers to discuss how the revised Law can support sustainable business development and protect Vietnamese migrant workers.

  3. Technical webinar: Mapping environmental initiatives and tools in the garment sector in Asia

    15 September 2020

    The increasing social and environmental impacts of the garment supply chain are well known and have resulted in the development of an array of initiatives, tools and assessment platforms to assess and enhance the sustainability of the sector.

July 2020

  1. SCORE Workshop on good practice sharing

    28 July 2020

  2. ILO Webinar on COVID-19: Protecting Workers in the Workplace in Asia and Pacific

    23 July 2020

    This webinar will offer trade unionists in Asia-Pacific an opportunity to discuss “Pillar 3: Protecting workers in the workplace” while exploring possible actions and strategies to influence, shape and support successful policy outcomes linked to the ILO Policy Framework.

  3. Virtual Open Session at the ASEAN Committee on Migrant Workers (ACMW) Workshop on Planning for the Action Plan in 2021-2025, and online preparatory meetings

    22 - 23 July 2020

  4. ILO Webinar on COVID-19:Supporting Enterprises, Jobs and Income in Asia and Pacific

    16 July 2020

    This webinar, part of the ACTRAV Webinar Series 2.0, will explore how to cushion the devastating consequences for the loss of income many workers face during lockdown as well as the policies in place such as wage subsidies, job retention schemes and other efforts in terms of short-term support and extension of social protection. Trade union strategies that can influence, shape and support these actions will also be discussed.

June 2020

  1. Book Launch: "An ILO For All Seasons"

    29 June 2020

    Over a hundred years, the ILO has developed International Labour Standards and Policy Responses to mitigate the effects of employment and social crises. 2020 will be remembered as the year the world of work was brought to its knees by the COVID-19 pandemic. ​The COVID-19 pandemic has shown how hasards move in a globalized world. It has highlighted the need to use the tools that are available for countering social and economic crises and securing the safety and health of workers. This book traces the development of these tools and the ways in which they have been successfully applied over the last hundred years.

  2. Book launch: "Still Work to be Done"

    25 June 2020

    In this book, Luc Cortebeeck examines the future of work: how can we eliminate child labour and exploitation?How do we make governments ans multinationals respect all workers in supply chains? How will we work in the post-coronavirus world? These are some questions that Luc Cortebeeck tried to respond in this book which is a plea for effective international social regulations and a strong ILO as cornerstone for social progress.