The ILO in Qatar

  • ILO's Project Office for the State of Qatar

    Qatar has been a member of the International Labour Organization (ILO) since 1972 and has ratified six conventions including five of the fundamental conventions. In 2017 Qatar and the ILO have started the first phase of a technical cooperation programme to carry out extensive labour reforms. The second phase of the technical cooperation programme runs from July 2021 until the end of 2023. Learn more about what we do


  1. Qatar's achievements supported by the ILO

    How the ILO and Qatar are achieving an ambitious labour reform agenda for the benefit of workers and employers.

  2. Qatar's policy responses to COVID-19