Labour migration resources

August 2021

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

    National tripartite preparatory workshops for the 14th AFML will be held in several ASEAN Member States to take stock on the progress of stakeholders in implementing the previous AFML recommendations and to discuss the themes of the 14th AFML.

  2. Reaching migrant workers in Thailand amid the tighter lockdown measure as COVID-19 cases surge

    05 August 2021

    The joint ILO-UN Women Safe and Fair Programme, under the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative, reached out to migrant workers amid the tighter lockdown measure as COVID-19 cases surge.

July 2021

  1. 10 years on from the ILO Domestic Workers Convention: What has changed?

    29 July 2021

    Over half of the world’s domestic workers are in Asia and the Pacific. 10 years on from the adoption of the Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189), Anna Olsen, Technical Specialist at the International Labour Organization’s TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, discusses progress made and ongoing challenges for ensuring decent work for domestic workers in the region.

  2. News and updates

    29 July 2021

    TRIANGLE in ASEAN delivers technical assistance and support with the overall goal of maximizing the contribution of labour migration to equitable, inclusive and stable growth in ASEAN. See below a compilation of the latest programme news and updates.

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    Indonesia strengthens its internal coordination for work in fishing

    27 July 2021

    To be more compliant with ILO Convention No. 188 on Work in Fishing, ILO assisted a technical meeting to strengthen coordination with stakeholders to better protect workers in the fishing sector.

June 2021

  1. Training and planning workshop for the Cambodian National Employment Agency officers on the promotion of SaverAsia app

    On 30 June 2021, TRIANGLE in ASEAN hosted an online Training and planning workshop for the Cambodian National Employment Agency (NEA) officers on the promotion of the SaverAsia app, in partnership with DMAG and NEA. During the full-day training, NEA officers learned to use the SaverAsia app to find information about remittance services and financial education and developed outreach event plans for each NEA Job Center for the promotion of SaverAsia.

  2. Reporting and Referral Step-by-Step Guide on Forced Labour and Human Trafficking in Malaysia

    25 June 2021

    This referral guide is designed for any person in Malaysia who would like to report cases of forced labour, and also State and non-State front-line service providers including enforcement agencies, legal case workers and social workers, who are involved in the receipt, review, referral and service provision of potential forced labour and human trafficking cases in Malaysia. This is to help understand about the processes of: (1) reporting of potential cases; (2) collecting information from the potential victim; (3) assessing the needs of the victim; (4) referral of cases; and (5) taking actions on referred cases.

  3. Research and publications on labour migration

    23 June 2021

    The TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme conducts applied research on key labour migration issues within South-East Asia to build the knowledge base and advocate for changes to policy and practice. Core to the Programme’s research strategy are studies of working conditions in targeted sectors which identify key gaps in protection of migrants’ labour rights and are used to shape the design of interventions.

  4. The Manila Times: First batch finishes Tesda domestic work training

    21 June 2021

  5. TESDA: TESDA Chief congratulates graduates of pilot program on shortened domestic work training

    19 June 2021