News and articles

2022

  1. Technical and vocational education and training

    A ‘fun, engaging and more effective way’ to teach - and learn

    04 October 2022,

    Filipino trainers and trainees hail the use of learner-centred approaches, saying it has helped improve the quality of their teaching and learning.

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    Enterprise development

    New skills help Cambodian tourism sector build back from dark days of COVID

    04 October 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

    The ILO has supported the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism to strengthen business resilience and sustainability for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) within the tourism sector, which were hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  3. Press release

    Philippines to host trade union post-COVID sub-regional conference

    04 October 2022, Manila, Philippines

    Over 30 trade unions and workers' organizations representatives from 10 countries in Asia and the Pacific will convene in the Philippines for a sub-regional conference to promote decent work, which aims to improve the living conditions of millions of workers still affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    Youth entrepreneurship

    Cambodia Entrepreneurship Day 2022 event promotes youth entrepreneurship for 60,000 young Cambodians

    04 October 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

    The 5th Cambodia Entrepreneurship Day event provided an entrepreneurial learning opportunity for young people nationwide with team from Koh Kong province crowned winners of national business ideas contest.

  5. Migrant workers

    Australian Ambassador to ASEAN meets migrant workers and support providers in Cambodia

    03 October 2022,

    Australian Ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) visited a Migrant Resource Centre (MRC), supported by the TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, in Prey Veng, Cambodia to speak with migrant workers and the organizations providing them with support services.

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    Responsible supply chains

    ILO welcomes launch of Japan guidelines on human rights in supply chains

    30 September 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

    New Government of Japan guidelines to help strengthen labour practices of Japanese business and support sustainability and resilience throughout supply and value chains.

  7. Press Release

    Government of Vanuatu commits to development of the first National Employment Policy

    29 September 2022, Port Vila, Vanuatu

    Promoting Economic Diversification and Environmental Sustainability

  8. Post-disaster recovery

    3.6 million jobs may have been affected by the floods in Pakistan

    28 September 2022, Islamabad, Pakistan

    2.36 to 3.6 million jobs may have been lost and/or disrupted as a result of the worst ever floods in the history of Pakistan that devastated more than 84 districts of Pakistan, the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and HRD briefed the media on initial estimates calculated by the ILO.

  9. News

    ECOT and the ILO organizes trainings for small business owners to look to the (digital) future

    28 September 2022,

    In the final training organized jointly by the Employers Confederation of Thailand and the ILO’s Rebuilding Better Project, small business owners developed strategies to leverage digital marketing channels and tools to thrive online.

  10. #RatifyC190

    Indonesian workers are still vulnerable to violence and harassment at work

    27 September 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO in collaboration with the Never Okay Project are launching findings of a workers’ survey on violence and harassment at work. The survey is part of the effort to create a world of work, free from all types of violence and harassment in Indonesia.