The ILO Country Office for Viet Nam publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, and videos relevant to Viet Nam. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Hanoi.


  1. TRIANGLE in ASEAN Quarterly Briefing Notes

    15 July 2020

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN works with labour ministries, workers' and employers' organizations, recruitment agency associations, civil society organizations in six countries in ASEAN; Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR), Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. Below Quarterly Briefing Notes give an update on our work during the previous quarter.

  2. Useful information on health insurance, sickness, maternity and employment injury & occupational diseases benefits for factory workers in Viet Nam

    08 July 2020

  3. An ILO for All Seasons-The International Labour Organization's Ways out of Crisis

    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.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.

  4. ENHANCE Project Newsletter 7

    20 June 2020

    Seventh ENHANCE Project Newsletter, detailing project activities over the last 6 months.

  5. © ILO Asia-Pacific 2020

    COVID-19 and the tourism sector

    18 June 2020

    Tourism is a major driver of jobs and growth. But COVID-19 has dramatically changed this. The impact on tourism enterprises and workers, the majority being young women, is unprecedented. Timely, large-scale and, in particular, coordinated policy efforts both at international and national levels are needed in consultation with governments, employers’ and workers’ representatives, taking into consideration relevant ILO international labour standards.

  6. ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 4th edition

    27 May 2020

  7. Social protection responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in developing countries: Strengthening resilience by building universal social protection

    14 May 2020

    Social protection is an indispensable mechanism for delivering support to individuals during the crisis. This document takes a detailed look at the role of social protection measures in addressing the COVID-19 outbreak in developing countries

  8. Skills for Employment Policy Brief - Distance and Online Learning during the time of COVID-19

    04 May 2020

  9. ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 3rd Edition

    29 April 2020

  10. Technical webinar: Environmental Regulatory Systems in the Textile & Garment Sector

    29 April 2020

    The technical webinar will bring together experts in the field to discuss preliminary findings and emerging themes. The webinar is a consultation dialogue with the taskforce members of the Textile Eco-innovation Research Network (TERN) of the Decent Work in the Garment Sector Supply Chains in Asia project (ILO-Sida).

  11. Health workers in Viet Nam

    25 April 2020

  12. ILO Helpdesk for Business on International Labour Standards

    24 April 2020


  13. COVID-19 and the labour market in Viet Nam

    21 April 2020

  14. ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 2nd Edition

    07 April 2020

  15. Japan-ILO Cooperation

    07 April 2020

    Fact-sheet, April 2020

  16. ILO 'Better Work' guidelines for factories in the garment sector

    02 April 2020

  17. COVID-19 and the world of work: How can workers and employers collaborate?

    23 March 2020

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    ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of work. 1st Edition

    18 March 2020

  19. COVID-19: Protect yourself and others

    11 March 2020

  20. Potential benefits and challenges of telework

    11 March 2020

    Some of the potential benefits and disadvantages of telework to employers, workers and societies as a whole are summarized in this infographic.