Publications

2022

  1. Working conditions in BWJ participating non-garment factories

    26 September 2022

  2. Review of National Regulatory Frameworks and Structures in the Agriculture Sector: A Study on Agriculture Sector Compliance and Evidence-Based Recommendations - Kurdistan Region of Iraq (2022)

    26 September 2022

    The study reviews the national regulatory frameworks and structures in the agriculture sector, and presents analysis of the institutional framework and practices relevant to agriculture workers’ access to employment, training opportunities, enterprise development, working conditions and rights.

  3. Review of National Regulatory Frameworks and Structures in the Agriculture Sector: A Study on Agriculture Sector Compliance and Evidence-Based Recommendations - Republic of Iraq (2022)

    26 September 2022

    The study reviews the national regulatory frameworks and structures in the agriculture sector, and presents analysis of the institutional framework and practices relevant to agriculture workers’ access to employment, training opportunities, enterprise development, working conditions and rights.

  4. Country briefs of the regulatory frameworks governing migrant workers in the Arab States

    08 September 2022

    The country briefs map the key legal provisions dealing with migrant workers in eight Arab countries, summarizing the legal rules about who pays for recruitment, whether passport confiscation is prohibited by law, minimum working conditions including wages, working hours and rest periods, how to lodge grievances, and brief details of each country’s sponsorship regime.

  5. How ILO Programmes Contribute to Social Cohesion between Refugees, IDPs and Host Communities in the Arab States Region

    28 August 2022

    This research was developed by the ILO to gain some knowledge on the current contribution of ILO programmes to social cohesion at the level of direct beneficiaries, collect lessons learned and practices, and identify concrete steps towards enhancing the mainstreaming of social cohesion in programme design, implementation, and monitoring.

  6. Review of national policy, legislative and regulatory frameworks, and practice in Iraq

    26 August 2022

    A baseline study for Iraq in the area of relevant policy, legislative and regulatory frameworks and current practices in terms of implementation and in relation to the access of refugees and other forcibly displaced persons to the labour markets, employment, livelihood and training opportunities, including self-employment and business development and their right at work.

  7. Key challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurs in the agriculture and agro-food sectors in North-Lebanon and Akkar

    23 August 2022

    Needs Assessment Report Under the Productive Sectors Development Programme

  8. Position Paper: Building Iraq’s Social Protection Floor: Framework and Recommendations

    17 August 2022

  9. Value chain analysis of Jordan's floriculture sector

    09 August 2022

  10. Skills needs in Kuwait following the Covid-19 pandemic

    01 August 2022

    Based on desk research and a survey of 240 firms across multiple sectors in Kuwait, carried out from October to December 2021, the report explores how the skills needs of companies in Kuwait changed following the pandemic. Providing a forward-looking assessment of the reskilling and upskilling requirements of the country, the report focuses on how the skills mix of national and foreign workers is likely to change in response to evolving local conditions and global trends.