Publications on Equality and discrimination

October 2008

  1. Publication

    Brochure - Rights, jobs and social security: New visions for older women and men

    01 October 2008

    October 2008 theme of the Gender equality at the heart of decent work Campaign, 2008-2009

September 2008

  1. Publication

    Getting hired. A trainer's manual for conducting a workshop for job-seekers with disabilities

    05 September 2008

    The purpose of the job-seekers' workshop is to assist people with disabilities in finding and keeping employment in the formal sector and addresses the unique barriers that disabled people often face when seeking jobs..

April 2008

  1. Publication

    Including indigenous peoples in poverty reduction strategies

    30 April 2008

    A Practice Guide based on experiences from Cambodia, Cameroon and Nepal

March 2008

  1. Meeting document

    Report I(B): Global Report under the follow-up to the ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work

    12 March 2008

    Freedom of association in practice: Lessons learned

  2. Publication

    Global Employment Trends for Women - March 2008

    06 March 2008

    The report shows that improvements in the status of women in labour markets throughout the world have not substantially narrowed gender gaps in the workplace.

February 2008

  1. Publication

    Eliminating discrimination against indigenous and tribal peoples in employment and occupation

    29 February 2008

    A Guide to ILO Convention No. 111

  2. Publication

    Facts on Investing in Decent Work for Women

    28 February 2008

    More women are participating in labour markets throughout the world today than ever before. However, increases in labour force participation have not resulted in a substantial narrowing of gender gaps in the world of work.

  3. Publication

    Safe maternity and the world of work

    11 February 2008

    This publication sets out three priority areas within the ILO mandate that stand to contribute substantially to efforts aimed at improving maternal health.

January 2008

  1. Publication

    Handbook on combating child labour among indigenous peoples

    16 January 2008

    The ILO Handbook on Combating Child Labour among Indigenous and Tribal Peoples has been elaborated in four parts to provide practical guidance on how the specific issues might be addressed: Part I looks at the rights-based approach to the issue; Part II examines the issue of improving education to combat the problem; Part III considers how to ensure indigenous participation in the process while Part IV provides useful references and additional information. The handbook provides a much needed analysis of the issues surrounding child labour among a specific target group.

  2. Publication

    Using the ILO Code of Practice on HIV/AIDS and the world of work - Guidelines for the construction sector

    01 January 2008