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. Collective Bargaining in Viet Nam

    15 August 2019

  2. Dispute Resolution in Viet Nam – A Rapid Diagnosis

    15 August 2019

    This working paper analyses the policies, practices, and the viewpoints of actors, on dispute settlement in Viet Nam. The paper refers to relevant international labour standards of the ILO and draws on good practices from other countries in the Asia-Pacific region in order to shape recommendations that are suited to Viet Nam’s current context and its future development. The research for this paper was carried out through a collaboration between the ILO New Industrial Relations Project (funded by the USDOL) and the Department of Industrial Relations and Wages of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

  3. Bulletin: Trade Union Reform for Workers' Rights and Interests No.5, Quarter II/2019

    01 August 2019

  4. Decent Work in the Sustainable Development Goals

    17 July 2019

    Five reasons Decent Work is a priority of the Sustainable Development Goals

  5. Report assessment of mass media communication of child labour in Viet Nam

    07 July 2019

  6. Organizing Informal Workers into Trade Unions-A trade union guide

    19 June 2019

    The aim of this document is to offer practical guidance on how to address six institutional challenges in organizing the informal economy into trade unions. The guide relies on practical and important lessons on how to integrate the diverse group of informal economy workers and operators into the formal structures of the trade union movement. It also addresses the benefits and the challenges of organizing informal economy workers, and hereby enacts and supports the implementation of Recommendation No. 204.

  7. Brochure on Multi-Employer Collective Bargaining Agreement in Da Nang

    23 May 2019

  8. The business case for change: Viet Nam snapshot

    23 May 2019

  9. Women in Business and Management in Vietnam

    22 May 2019

  10. Assessing the potential for multi-tiered child benefits in Viet Nam

    20 May 2019

    This report was produced as part of a wider effort by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Viet Nam to build the case for expanding social protection benefits as part of a multi-tiered social security system.

  11. Bulletin: Trade Union Reform for Workers' Rights and Interests No.4, Quarter I/2019

    26 April 2019

  12. Brochure: Responsible Supply Chains in Asia (Vietnam)

    25 April 2019

    The programme promotes corporate social responsibility and responsible business conduct with regard to the environment, decent work and the respect of human rights.

  13. Brochure: Responsible Supply Chains in Asia (Vietnam)

    25 April 2019

    The programme promotes corporate social responsibility and responsible business conduct with regard to the environment, decent work and the respect of human rights.

  14. Potential impacts of social pensions in Viet Nam

    20 April 2019

    This report is part of a wider study by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Viet Nam that builds the case for expanding the social pension as part of a multi-tiered pension system. The report was developed with guidance from Betina Ramirez Lopez and Nuno Cunha of the ILO, with the costings analysis undertaken by Doan-Trang Phan.

  15. ENHANCE project Newsletter, Fourth Edition, March 2019

    21 March 2019

  16. Bulletin: Trade Union Reform for Workers' Rights and Interests No.3, Quarter IV/2018

    01 February 2019

  17. Work for a brighter future [Executive summary]

    22 January 2019

    This landmark report by the Global Commission on the Future of Work examines how to achieve a better future of work for all at a time of unprecedented change and exceptional challenges in the world of work.

2018

  1. Worker-paid migration costs in the Viet Nam-Malaysia corridor

    26 December 2018

    This report seeks to shed light on the migrant worker-paid migration costs in an important migration corridor: Viet Nam to Malaysia.

  2. Social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN: Developments, challenges, and prospects

    18 December 2018

    This report provides an overview of the developments, challenges, and prospects of social protection for migrant workers in ASEAN.

  3. The impact of minimum wage adjustments on Vietnamese wage inequality

    08 November 2018

  4. Recommendation No. 205 on Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience: What Role for Trade Unions?

    12 October 2018

    This policy brief aims at assisting workers’ organisations in positioning themselves with regard to conflicts and disasters, in particular, with regard to the generation of employment and decent work for the purpose of prevention, recovery, peace, and resilience with respect to crisis situations arising from both conflicts and disasters.