Publications on labour migration

December 2020

  1. Labour Migration

    Ensuring migrant workers access to justice: An assessment of Thailand’s Migrant Workers Assistance Centers

    17 December 2020

    To increase migrant workers’ access to justice in Thailand, in 2016 the Ministry of Labour established Migrant Workers Assistance Centers in ten provinces throughout the country. By April 2019, the ten centres had delivered services to nearly 125,000 migrant workers from Cambodia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and Myanmar.

November 2020

  1. Publication

    Global Study on Recruitment Fees and Related Costs

    27 November 2020

    A global study that examines the laws and policies of 90 countries, as well as numerous bilateral labour agreements and multi-stakeholder initiatives to identify the efforts Member States have made to regulate or prohibit recruitment fees and costs charged to workers. The global study supported the ILO’s adoption of the Definition of Recruitment Fees and Related Costs. The Definition, which is to be read in conjunction with the ILO’s General Principles and Operational Guidelines on Fair Recruitment.

  2. Publication

    Summary report of the Global research webinar "Towards a brighter future of work in the digital economy" (30 September 2020)

    26 November 2020

  3. Joint ILO, WHO, Interpeace and PBSO paper

    From crisis to opportunity for sustainable peace: A joint perspective on responding to the health, employment and peacebuilding challenges in times of COVID-19

    23 November 2020

  4. Publication

    Infographic: International labour migration trends from Pakistan

    18 November 2020

  5. Publication

    Infographic: Female labour migration from Pakistan

    18 November 2020

  6. Publication

    Infographic: Business practices of Pakistani recruitment agencies and the role of intermediaries in foreign employment

    18 November 2020

  7. Publication

    Report on Labour Migration Statistics in Africa (Second Edition)

    18 November 2020

    This publication demonstrates the sustained commitment of the African Union Commission to provide member states, regional economic communities and partners with tools that can help them make meaningful decisions on migration governance.

  8. DIILM Updates

    DILLM Project Outcome One

    12 November 2020

    DIILM Update No. 3 International Labour Migration Governance, November 2020

  9. Publication

    Development of methodologies for the collection of data on international labour migration: A Strategy paper

    10 November 2020