This page acts as a gateway to a wide range of information materials on the work of the ILO in the Pacific. For further information please contact the Communications Officer, CO-Suva.
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.
Samoa holds national consultation on child labour workplan and launches follow-up rapid assessment on street vendors
28 March 2023
These initiatives aim to ensure compliance with ratified international conventions and to provide children with formal education and early childhood learning benefits.
Promoting improved compliance with labour standards on fishing vessels in Fiji waters
23 March 2023
The strategic compliance planning workshop was the first ever in the Pacific fishing industry.
Employment, informality and social protection in the Solomon Islands
23 March 2023
Solomon Islands’ first National Employment Policy is currently under development.
Vanuatu works towards first National Employment Policy
12 May 2023
Policy development an important step towards creating a more resilient and inclusive economy.
Promote labour mobility’s contribution to decent work for sustainable development in the Pacific
01 December 2022
IOM and ILO are working closely with partners across the Pacific to strengthen their approach to labour mobility and contribute to the goals of the 2050 Strategy for the Blue Pacific Continent.
The ITCILO invites youth to the Winter Global Youth Forum 2023
15 November 2022
The ITCILO, training arm of the International Labour Organization, invites undergraduate, graduate students and young professionals to participate in the Winter Global Youth Forum 2023 – an experiential learning platform bringing youth at the forefront of efforts aimed at supporting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and achieving its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Samoa National Employment Policy 2021/2022 - 2026/2027 training for Stakeholders and the Implementing Partners ahead of it’s launching on 7 November 2022
06 November 2022
Samoa has recently adopted its second Samoa National Employment Policy (SNEP-2) 2021/2022 - 2025/2026 focusing on promoting integrated policy interventions to ensure job-rich recovery from the impact of the Covid-19 crisis.
Key note address at the Seminar on the Implementation of Samoa National Employment Policy (NEP)
24 October 2022
By Matin Karimli, Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries at the Seminar on the Implementation of Samoa National Employment Policy (NEP)
Key note address at the Fiji Enterprise Engine 2022 Business Accelerator Programme Launch
27 June 2022
By Matin Karimli, Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries at the Fiji Enterprise Engine 2022 Business Accelerator Programme Launch
Key note address at the World Day against Child Labour 2022
10 June 2022
By Matin Karimli, Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries at the World Day against Child Labour 2022
Key note address at the 49th Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) Biennial Delegates Conference 2022
14 May 2022
By Matin Karimli, Director ILO Office for the Pacific Island Countries at the 49th Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) Biennial Delegates Conference 2022