Cambodia resources

June 2022

  1. Effective regulations? Environmental impact assessment in the textile and garment sector

    Environmental regulations provide protection for both environmental assets and the livelihoods of communities that depend on these assets.

  2. Employment, wages and productivity in the Asian garment sector: Taking stock of recent trends

    The report takes stock of employment, wages and productivity in the Asian garment sector by exploring data and policy insights to highlight trends, patterns and ways forward for a better future of work. By utilising updated data insights, the report outlines persisting decent work deficits as the garment sector evolves, and the prioritised support needed to overcome such challenges.

  3. Trade union-led Migrant Worker Resource Centres in ASEAN and Jordan: Case studies for protecting and organizing migrant workers

    This paper features good approaches and innovations by trade union MRCs in five Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Cambodia, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia and Thailand) as well as in Jordan. It highlights how the MRCs are useful and effective avenues in protecting the rights of migrant workers and eventually helping trade unions to organize them. The examples introduced in this paper can be replicated by trade unions that intend to launch campaigns to organize migrant workers.

  4. Shaping attitudes and perceptions: Narratives on labour migration in shaping perceptions

    13 July 2022

    Organized by the joint ILO-UN Women Safe and Fair Programme, in collaboration with UNODC, this webinar aims to share experiences of campaigning to build positive narratives on labour migration, women migrants' roles as agents of change who contribute through their skills, labour and remittances to their families, their communities and countries of origin and destinations.

  5. TRIANGLE in ASEAN Newsletter

  6. National Polytechnic Institute of Angkor and Hainan Technician College Sign Partnership Agreement

    31 May 2022

    National Polytechnic Institute of Angkor (NPIA) of Cambodia and Hainan Technician College (HTC) of China commit to framework cooperation agreement to strengthen collaboration on promoting mutual institutional capacity development on digital skills and green skills.

May 2022

  1. Hybrid publication launch and presentation of the ILO report: A just energy transition in Southeast Asia: The impact of coal phase-out on jobs

    24 May 2022

    The report of the ILO on “A just energy transition in Southeast Asia: The impact of coal phase-out on jobs” will be launched as a hybrid side event on 24 May 2022 conducted on site in the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok and on an online platform via Zoom. The launch will be part of the seventy-eighth session of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

  2. Key facts on working and employment conditions in the agriculture sector in Thailand

  3. Working and employment conditions in the agriculture sector in Thailand: A survey of migrants working on Thai sugarcane, rubber, oil palm and maize farms

    Thailand's agriculture sector increasingly depends on migrant workers from Cambodia, the Lao People's Democratic Republic, and Myanmar. This report, based on a survey of migrant workers and interviews with migrant workers and key informants, sheds light on the situation of migrant workers in this sector. It identifies gaps in policies and practices and provides a set of recommendations.

  4. Labour Act exclusion leads to low pay and challenging conditions for migrant workers in Thai agricultural sector

    ILO survey highlights how pre-COVID-19 working conditions were already difficult for migrant workers in the Thai sugarcane, rubber, oil palm and maize industries.