Workers and Employers Organizations resources

February 2021

  1. COVID-19: policy responses in Indonesia (Last updated: 21 February 2021)

    26 February 2021

    Countries, including Indonesia, are taking unprecedented measures to combat the spread of the disease, while ameliorating its pernicious effect on the economy and labour market.

January 2021

  1. Improved social dialogue, tripartism and better application of basic rights on freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining

    01 January 2021

    This intervention promotes social dialogue to improve the Philippines’ compliance with national and international labour standards in selected economic zones and is part of an integrated strategy that feeds into policy and legal reforms, including COVID-19 responses.

  2. Trade for Decent Work Project

    01 January 2021

    The ILO-EU Trade for Decent Work Project (Trade4DW) in the Philippines is part of the global Trade for Decent Work Project, which was established in 2019 by both the European Commission (EC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) to help improve labour relations and working conditions, and ensure better application of international labour standards (ILS) in the EU’s trading partner countries, including the Philippines.

December 2020

  1. Agenda: ILO-EU Trade for Decent Work Project - National Tripartite Consultative Workshop

    14 December 2020

  2. ILO-EU Trade for Decent Work Project: National Tripartite Consultative Workshop

    Together in collaboration with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), the ILO Trade for Decent Work (Trade4DecentWork) Project recently concluded a two half-day virtual National Tripartite Consultative Workshop.

  3. EU-GSP+ and RBSA project background PowerPoint presentation

    14 December 2020

  4. Message at the 45th Anniversary of TUCP: “Workers Unite!: Rise Up and Square Up to the Pandemic Towards a New Normal of Decent Work and Empowered Unionism”

    14 December 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 45th Anniversary of TUCP, 14 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  5. Thai Trade Unions Joint Meeting for Strengthening Youth and Women Leadership and for Consolidated Labour Movement in Thailand

    The meeting is for the trade unions in Thailand to assess the unions' policies as well as indentifiying most urgent issue to jointly work on. It is for strengthing the youth and women leadership for consolidated labour movement in Thailand. 1) Reviewing key challenges at enterprise/workplace level due to COVID crisis, building consensus on way forward for follow up actions for enterprise sustainability and workers welfare; 2) Capacity building for workplace cooperation for productivity and decent work and grievances handling at enterprise level;

  6. Improved Workers' Rights in Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a Focus on Women

    01 December 2020

    This ILO project, funded by the US Department of Labor (US DOL), aims to improve the promotion and compliance to labour laws, occupational safety and health, and gender equality in the rural sectors in the Philippines and Indonesia, with a focus on women workers.

November 2020

  1. Promoting decent work for sustainable development

    20 November 2020

    The Malaysia Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) 2019–20 provides a framework for the first of two phases of structured cooperation between the ILO, the Government of Malaysia, the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) and the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC).