News and articles

2024

  1. Decent work

    Bangladesh Tripartite Decent Work Country Programme Steering Committee begins 2024 reflecting on progress

    31 January 2024,

    Labour reforms, green jobs for a just transition and private sector driven skills development to be prioritized in 2024.

  2. News

    Future-ready workforce through STEM in TVET

    31 January 2024, Manila, Philippines

    The ILO convened teachers, trainers and partners in a summit to integrate STEM in TVET and to reinforce a future-ready workforce as jobs evolve due to rapid technological changes.

  3. © UN Viet Nam 2024

    Global accelerator

    Viet Nam strongly committed to become a pathfinder country of the Global accelerator

    30 January 2024,

    New resolution showcases a clear will of Viet Nam to become a pathfinder country of the Global accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions.

  4. © ILO/Pichit Phromkade 2024

    Migrant workers

    Tens of thousands of women migrant workers are empowered by Gender Responsiveness-One Roof Integrated Services Centers

    30 January 2024, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO supports the establishment of Gender Responsiveness-One Roof Integrated Service Center (LTSA-MRC) in four districts to advocate and empower tens of thousands of women migrant workers.

  5. News

    New employment opportunities for laid-off workers on digital entrepreneurship

    25 January 2024, Sukabumi, West Java, Indonesia

    ILO digital entrepreneurship training, jointly conducted with Evermos, a social commerce reseller platform, not only provides new digital skills, but also opens a new, inclusive employment opportunity.

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    Sustainable Development Goals

    ILO and EFP launch ‘Roadmap for Business Engagement’ to promote SDGs

    24 January 2024, Karachi, Pakistan

    The roadmap for business engagement would represent a united business voice in Pakistan, showcasing the contribution of the business community to SDGs.

  7. Occupational safety and health

    Bangladesh’s progress in occupational health and safety could be leveraged to address workplace violence and harassment

    24 January 2024,

    Occupational Safety and Health frameworks are proving to be effective means of preventing and addressing violence and harassment in the world of work, a new ILO report says.

  8. © Viet Nam News Agency 2024

    High level event

    Viet Nam Prime Minister meets ILO Director-General

    19 January 2024,

    Key labour and employment issues discussed include Viet Nam’s continued commitment to ratifying international labour standards and cooperation with the ILO.

  9. Social experiment on care economy

    Women work 100 hours per week but still consider unproductive: Magdalene-ILO Care work social experiment

    18 January 2024, Jakarta, Indonesia

    What happens if you are paid to do care work that you usually do at home?

  10. © Village Focus International 2024

    Labour migration

    Essential contribution of Lao migrant workers recognized on International Migrants Day

    18 January 2024, Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic

    The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare and International Labour Organization celebrate the important role of Lao migrant workers in advancing development of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic.