Publications on labour migration

May 2020

  1. COVID-19

    COVID-19 impact on child labour and forced labour: The response of the IPEC+ Flagship Programme

    20 May 2020

    What is the real impact of COVID-19 on child labour and forced labour? How the ILO has repurposed its resources and operations to mitigate the devastating effects of the pandemic? How the international community can contribute to this effort?

  2. Publication

    Call for organisations to manage small business grants in response to Covid-19

    18 May 2020

    The ILO is looking for organisations to partner with and implement a small grants package for micro and small enterprises to enable them withstand the effects of Covid-19 pandemic. These grants, ranging between USD 500 to 1,000, will target enterprises owned by refugees and host communities (Rhino camp for refugees in Arua district) and Nakivale Refugee Settlement for refugees in Isingiro district.

  3. Publication

    Consultancy services to support SIYB trainers' certification

    18 May 2020

    The ILO is looking for organisations, which have the capacity to manage the training of entrepreneurs and provide SIYB master trainers to supervise the ‘candidate trainers’ in the three districts.

  4. Publication

    Call for proposals: Applications to Conduct Rapid Assessment on the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Labour Markets in Uganda

    18 May 2020

    Applications to Conduct Rapid Assessment on the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Labour Markets in Targeted Intervention Areas of the PROSPECTS Programme in Uganda

  5. Global Initiative on Decent Work for Youth

    Executive Summary: Promoting Decent Employment for African Youth as a Peacebuilding Strategy

    14 May 2020

  6. Global Initiative on Decent Work for Youth

    Promoting Decent Employment for African Youth as a Peacebuilding Strategy

    14 May 2020

  7. Fair recruitment

    Regional study on defining recruitment fees and related costs: The Americas

    12 May 2020

    This study assesses regional and national policies and legislation on defining recruitment fees and related costs in the Americas.

  8. Briefing note

    COVID-19: Impact on migrant workers and country response in Malaysia

    08 May 2020

    Country brief prepared by the ILO’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on migrant workers, and country responses.

April 2020

  1. Policy Brief

    Protecting migrant workers during the COVID-19 pandemic

    30 April 2020

    Recommendations for Policy-makers and Constituents

  2. Publication

    Social protection in action: Exploring public options of social health protection for refugees in West and Central Africa

    27 April 2020

    Since 2014, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have worked together in line with their respective mandates to strengthen access to decent work among refugees, especially as regards income generation and social protection. This partnership has led to the elaboration of joint technical studies in a number of West and Central African countries.