The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Jakarta.


  1. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: September 2022

    30 September 2022

  2. All can be affected: Findings of the workers’ survey on violence and harassment at work 2022 (in Bahasa Indonesia)

    28 September 2022

    This report, which documents the experiences, knowledge and responses of workers from various sectors and regions in Indonesia, is a form of the ILO's commitment in Indonesia to promote a safe world of work for all.

  3. Training guidelines and modules: Raising awareness of harassment, violence and HIV/AIDS vulnerability among women seafarers, women seafarers' groups and women working in the maritime environment (in Bahasa Indonesia)

    15 September 2022

    This guideline will be used as the main reference for polytechnic partners to increase their capacity in mainstreaming gender equality and social inclusion at the institutional level and through the teaching and learning process in polytechnics.

  4. A very beautiful but heavy jacket: The experiences of migrant workers with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in South-East Asia

    01 September 2022

    The study reveals migrant workers with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (SOGIE) in South-East Asia benefit from labour migration, yet experience discrimination.

  5. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: August 2022

    31 August 2022

  6. Guidelines for shaping employment policies that support a green recovery and a just transition

    30 August 2022

    Theses Guidelines assist ILO constituents and supporting technical specialists to design and implement employment policies that enhance a green recovery from the Covid-19 crisis and also contribute to a just transition over the long term

  7. The experiences of migrant workers with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in ASEAN

    30 August 2022

    This brief draws from the findings of research titled "A very beautiful but heavy jacket: The experiences of migrant workers with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression in South-East Asia", which aims to fill the gap in knowledge about the experiences and motivations of migrant workers with diverse SOGIE in South-East Asia.

  8. World Social Protection Report 2020-22: Regional companion report for Asia and the Pacific

    30 August 2022

    This regional companion report is intended to complement the ILO’s World Social Protection Report 2020–22. It includes a section summarizing the status of social protection worldwide, followed by a section highlighting key social protection developments, challenges and priorities for this region from a life-cycle perspective.

  9. Digitalization and Employment, A Review

    26 August 2022

    This report is a review of the publicly available literature which examines the new labour market opportunities brought about by digital transformation. It identifies gaps and potential avenues for future research.

  10. Income support for non-covered Workers during COVID-19: a review of policy responses

    26 August 2022

    This paper provides an overview on the income support measures for non-covered workers implemented in response to the COVID-19 crisis, describing the collection of measures and policies in place in each selected country.

  11. Special Edition on Timor-Leste: August 2022

    26 August 2022

  12. Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) Timor-Leste 2022-2025

    18 August 2022

    This DWCP is the third one in Timor-Leste and covers the period from 2022-2025. It draws extensively on existing documents and plans, including the government’s Strategic Development Plan (2011-2030) and the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UNSDCF) 2021-2025.

  13. Employer tracer study and perception of public vocational training center (BLK) graduates

    31 July 2022

    The objective of this study is to provide a snapshot of the absorption level of BLK graduates by industry, and to capture employer opinions of the competency and performance of BLK graduates.

  14. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: June-July, 2022

    29 July 2022

  15. Decent work deficits among rural workers

    07 July 2022

    This report is a summary of the findings of 16 case studies commissioned by the ILO Bureau for Workers’ Activities (ACTRAV) in mid-2021 to examine the situation concerning decent work and existing opportunities for trade union organizing in rural economies in selected countries and economic sectors in Africa, the Americas, Asia and Eastern Europe.

  16. Women entrepreneurs leading the way: Promoting a circular economy and more sustainable practices in the garment sector

    05 July 2022

    The report outlines four women leaders in Asia’s garment and textile sector who are making positive contributions to sector-specific challenges related to gender equality, environmental sustainability and industry recovery from COVID-19. The entrepreneurs share their personal and business experiences showcasing sustainable enterprises, introduction of circular economies and adopting alternative leadership styles at work.

  17. OSH guidebook for journalists and television media workers

    05 July 2022

    This guidebook is aimed at providing guidelines and practical advice for those who need to identify, reduce and control risks that can cause injury or illness to journalists and workers in the TV industry working environment.

  18. The process leading to the establishment of an employment insurance scheme in Indonesia from an ILO perspective

    01 July 2022

    This brief summarized the process of employment insurance establishment from 2004 when the National Social Security Law passed, to 2021, when the regulation on job loss security or Jaminan Kehilangan Pekerjaan (JKP) was released.

  19. Practical guide for industries to developing and updating competency standards (in Bahasa Indonesia)

    30 June 2022

    This guide is prepared to provide information and become a reference for industry in the process of compiling and updating competency standards, both national work competency standards, adapting international standards and standards for special industry needs.

  20. Policy sequences during and after COVID-19: A review of labour market policy patterns

    24 June 2022

    This policy brief tracks the sequential logic of labour market policies across a sample of countries from all world regions.