Publications

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.

2019

  1. Assessing the Adequacy of Tax-financed Social Protection in Viet Nam, June 2019

    20 November 2019

    This report sets out a number of references to determine the adequacy of tax-financed benefits in Viet Nam and offers a range of options to preserve (and potentially improve and recover) their value into the future. The analysis has focused on three core lifecycle benefits – child, disability and old age – in line with the lifecycle approach adopted in the MPSARD.

  2. Summary note on options for the design of a multi-tier pension system in Viet Nam

    20 November 2019

    The report aims to summarize the rational to reform the pension system in Viet Nam while providing recommendations on the design of a multi-tier pension system in Viet Nam aligned with the objectives established by Resolution No. 28.

  3. Union organizing in small and micro enterprises

    20 November 2019

    The Brochure provides pilot instructions in multi-employer union organizing in small and micro enterprises of proximity of the same sector.

  4. Support to the extension of Social Health Protection in South-East Asia

    20 November 2019

    The Luxembourg-funded ILO project “Support to the extension of Social Health Protection in South-East Asia” has for overall goal to help more women and men in Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam access adequate social health protection, under the overall umbrella of national strategies towards UHC and the global development agenda including ILO’s Flagship Programme on Social Protection Floors.

  5. Employment and environmental sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

    20 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact Sheets series provides key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance. They include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  6. Employment and environmental sustainability in Viet Nam

    18 November 2019

    The Employment and Environmental Sustainability Fact sheet for Viet Nam is part of a series providing a baseline for key indicators of employment and environmental sustainability performance in 36 countries across Asia and the Pacific. These indicators include: (i) employment in environmental sectors; (ii) skill levels; (iii) vulnerability of jobs; (iv) jobs in renewable energy; and (v) scoring on the Environmental Performance Index.

  7. VGCL-NIRF/Japan Bulletin - Quarter III/2019

    07 November 2019

    The Bulletin introduces key contents in the revision of the Law on Trade Union, as well as analyses on black credits and how black credits are negatively affecting workers' lives. In the Research and Exchange column, indicators on collective bargaining are also presented for researchers and union officers' reference.

  8. ENHANCE project Newsletter, Fifth Edition, October 2019

    31 October 2019

  9. A review of country experiences to inform Viet Nam’s revision of the Health Insurance Law

    23 October 2019

    An earlier version of this report is presented in a “Presentation of Findings and Stakeholders Discussion” workshop in Hanoi on 23 May 2019. Participants provides insightful observation and advice, which have been incorporated in the final version of this report.

  10. Social protection among Vietnamese SMEs: Implications for firm performance, 2012–16

    29 September 2019

    The paper aimed to observe the connection between social security provision and firm-level performance among Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

  11. Convention 98 on Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining

    29 September 2019

  12. We Need to Have a Conversation

    13 September 2019

    This comic book shows that many workers still suffer from discrimination in the world of work. Combating discrimination is an essential part of promoting decent work for all.

  13. Workers’ Guide to Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience Recommendation (No. 205)

    28 August 2019

    Through this Workers’ Guide, the ILO’s Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) provides information and guidance on how trade unions can ensure the implementation of this new global tool to their advantage. It is intended to serve as a valuable reference to workers’ organizations on the provisions of Recommendation No. 205.

  14. ILO 100 Years – Journey for Social Justice

    23 August 2019

    "Shared ideals of Ho Chi Minh and ILO towards decent work for all"

  15. Applying the G20 Training Strategy (Phase 2) Project brochure

    22 August 2019

  16. ILO-Irish Aid Inclusive Growth, Social Protection and Jobs (Viet Nam Component) Project flyer

    22 August 2019

    Key information on the 'Inclusive Growth, Social Protection and Jobs' project funded by Irish Aid

  17. Improving women’s access to old-age pensions, Cambodia and Vietnam

    22 August 2019

    Cambodia and Viet Nam are making huge efforts to improve social protection during old age, but more needs to be done to include women and design gender-responsive social protection systems that are fair and sustainable

  18. Regional Planning Meeting for Promoting ASEAN Women Migrant Workers’ Rights through Organizing

    21 August 2019

    The report centres women migrant workers' freedom of association and collective bargaining, identifies the challenges to their organizing, and puts forward recommendations to strengthen women migrant workers' leadership and participation in labour organizations.

  19. Changing Attitudes and Behaviour Towards Women Migrant Workers in ASEAN: Technical Regional Meeting

    21 August 2019

    This report sets out key areas of learning from the meeting, analyses why communication can be an effective tool for changing attitudes and behaviours, and explores some tools and approaches used to enhance communication for behavioural change.

  20. Survey on Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) on Child Labour

    15 August 2019