Publications

2021

  1. A guide to the roles and responsibilities of joint committee representatives in Qatar

    01 February 2021

    Effective Joint Committees can make a major contribution to the improvement of labour-management relations. This page provides clear guidance on the roles and responsibilities of joint committee representatives in Qatar.

  2. A Global trend analysis on the role of trade unions in times of COVID-19

    25 January 2021

    This Policy Brief is primarily directed to workers and their organizations. Its main purpose is to promote a better understanding of the pivotal role trade unions have played in COVID-19 responses worldwide either through tripartite and bipartite social dialogue, bilateral interactions with their governments or targeted actions carried out in support of their members and society as a whole.

  3. Social protection in Lebanon: Bridging the immediate response with long-term priorities

    20 January 2021

    This paper serves to complement the Reform, Recovery and Reconstruction Framework (3RF). It draws on the findings of various assessments in the social protection sector, providing concrete recommendations for an integrated crisis response which paves the way for an effective recovery. It links immediate and short term measures with a longer term perspective for the development of a comprehensive social protection system in Lebanon.

2020

  1. Towards a Rights-Based and Comprehensive Social Protection System for Lebanon

    23 December 2020

    Supporting the inclusion and empowerment of persons with disabilities.

  2. Towards a Rights-Based Social Protection System for Lebanon

    23 December 2020

    Ensuring income and dignity in older age and moving towards an inclusive and rights-based social protection system – a call for a rights-based social protection system for Lebanon.

  3. A Social Protection Emergency Response

    23 December 2020

    A Bridge Toward a Comprehensive National Social Protection Plan - Expert Group Position Paper

  4. Impact of COVID-19 on Migrants and Refugees in the Arab Region - Policy Brief

    18 December 2020

    Migrants and refugees are among the social groups most impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, and are suffering disproportionately from its social and economic consequences.

  5. Impact of COVID-19 on Migrants and Refugees in the Arab Region - Technical Paper

    18 December 2020

    This paper focuses on the impact of the pandemic on specific groups, namely women, children and refugees.

  6. Ethical Reporting on Labour Migration in the Arab States

    18 December 2020

    Three actions to take today.

  7. Code of Conduct for Employers Implementing Workplace-Based Learning Programmes

    16 December 2020

    This document was developed within the framework of the joint ILO - UNICEF programme “Towards improved formal and non-formal technical and vocational education and training in Lebanon,” with a view to structuring and standardizing Work-place Based Learning (WBL) in non-formal skills training programmes in Lebanon.