21 March 2023
Developing coherent international crisis emergency preparedness and response plans through South South Cooperation
15 February 2023
Director of ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia addresses the First Coordinators’ Meeting of the Belt and Road International Cooperation Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Management
Effects of digitalization on the human centricity of social security administration and services
06 February 2023
Quality Apprenticeship and Lifelong Learning in China – Phase 2
01 February 2023
The project provides capacity building on quality apprenticeship, skill anticipation and matching, and core skill development with focuses on social inclusion and the green transition. The project aims to promote workers’ employability, reduce job-skill mismatch in the labour market in China, and enhance international exchanges on apprenticeships and lifelong learning.
Responsible business conduct in China textile industry
16 January 2023
The apparel segment accounted for more than 74% of the global textile product market revenue in 2020 (GVR 2021). China is the world’s leading producer and exporter of both textiles and garments. Many workers in the textile sector earn below the minimum wage and work excessive hours in unsafe conditions. Many workers also do not enjoy social security benefits, particularly when they are hired through contractors/labour brokers.
Responsible business conduct in China electronics supply chains
16 January 2023
Traditionally dominated by vertically integrated firms, the electronics sector moved towards modular industry structures sometime in the 1980s, as the components required to produce electronic goods became more standardized. Under a modular production, assembly operations can easily be separated from technology development and basic, high-volume components can easily be substituted. This substitutability narrows profit margins in the manufacturing segments, and has led to a high degree of offshoring and outsourcing throughout the value chain.
Case studies on digital transformation of social security administration and services
28 December 2022
This report is part of series of country and case study analysis developed as a part of the Study on the digital transformation of social insurance administration and services to ensure universal social security coverage in the People’s Republic of China.
Just Transition in the Textile and Garment Sector in China
13 December 2022
Under UN Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) in China, ILO has been partnering with China National Textile and Apparel Council (CNTAC) to promote Green Jobs and a Just Transition in the Textile and Garment sector in China.
China and ILO sign partnership agreement to promote South-South Cooperation
07 December 2022
The government of China and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have pledged to jointly promote full employment and decent work for Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members.
Changhee LEE's message for 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence 2022
02 December 2022