News and articles


  1. Press release

    ILO, DOLE ink agreement to help workers return to work safely and digitally

    17 May 2022, Pampanga, Philippines

    A new deal with the ILO and DOLE aims to boost over 30,000 workers’ productivity in COVID-19 and typhoon-hit areas with the support of the Government of Japan.

  2. News

    The 2nd Employment Working Group G20 Meeting: “Improving the Employment Condition to Recover Together”

    16 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO supports the G20 Presidency of Indonesia which is committed to advocate collective action on three main pillars on global health architecture, sustainable energy transition and digital transformation.

  3. Social protection

    Making social protection payments modern, simple and more reliable in Lao People's Democratic Republic

    13 May 2022, Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Republic

    Lao People's Democratic Republic is adopting innovative and efficient technologies to improve financial inclusion, and to make social transfers easier, cheaper and more reliable.

  4. Ship to Shore Rights

    ILO launches three new migrant worker resource centres for Cambodian migrants in the fishing industry

    13 May 2022, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

    The ILO-EU Ship to Shore Rights South-East Asia programme opens Migrant Worker Resource Centres focused on Cambodians seeking work abroad in the fishing and seafood processing sectors.

  5. Press release

    National Seminar on ‘International Day of Nurses’

    12 May 2022, Islamabad, Pakistan

    On eve of ‘International Nurses Day’, ILO and WHO formed a national Network for research and advocacy for improving working conditions of healthcare workers

  6. World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    Recognized, Indonesia’s collaborative efforts to deal with COVID-19 pandemic

    12 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO global report on occupational safety and health (OSH), issued as part of the commemoration of the World Day for Safety and Health at Workplace highlights efforts taken by Indonesia to build a partnership with relevant actors in implementing the COVID-19 risk assessment service at workplace.

  7. World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    The ILO launches OSH learning programme and educational game

    09 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    To strengthen the creation of a strong, resilience of occupational safety and health (OSH) prevention culture in Indonesia, the ILO and its partners develop an innovative way to raise the OSH awareness for youth through e-learning programme and educational game.

  8. #RatifyC190

    Companies under G20 Empower to create workplace free from violence and harassment

    06 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO and its social partners conducted the capacity building programme for G20 Empower’s companies and state-owned companies to promote the creation of workplace free from violence and harassment.

  9. News

    Recently launched HIV e-learning programme strengthens HIV prevention programme at the enterprise level

    05 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    The ILO in collaboration with the Ministry of Manpower and the Indonesian Medical Association for Occupational Health (IDKI) strengthens the implementation of Manpower Ministerial Decree on HIV prevention through HIV e-learning module and training programme for enterprises.

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    World Day for Safety and Health at Work

    Social dialogue is key to mitigate work accidents and increase productivity

    04 May 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

    Social dialogue is needed to enhance the OSH management system at the company management level, and improve the quality of the human resources.