Publications on labour migration

January 2006

  1. Publication

    ILO Multilateral Framework on Labour Migration: Non-binding principles and guidelines for a rights-based approach to labour migration

    01 January 2006

    The Multilateral Framework on Labour Migration represents a considered response to widespread demands for practical guidance and action with a view to maximizing the benefits of labour migration for all parties.

November 2005

  1. Publication

    Forced labour in the Russian Federation today: irregular migration and trafficking in human beings

    01 November 2005

    Throughout the world, more and more attention is given to the problem of trafficking in human beings. The trade in human beings and the use of slave labour are serious and burning issues which are relevant for Russia at present.

  2. Publication

    Trafficking for labour and sexual exploitation in Germany

    01 November 2005

    Germany is an important destination contry for migrant workers from all over the world. Many of them work on the basis of mutually beneficial agreements made with their employers, but many are forced into submission by deception, threats, abuse, fraud and coercion.

  3. Publication

    AIDS increasing costs to companies in India - the ILO Study

    01 November 2005

October 2005

  1. Meeting document

    Towards a fair deal for migrant workers in the global economy

    26 October 2005

    Explores patterns of migration in the context of a globalizing world and examines the impact of migration on countries of origin and destination countries. Investigates the conditions of work and treatment of migrant workers and assesses international regulations and ILO activities. Discusses the available opportunities for improving the management of migration. Includes a summary of replies to the ILO International Labour Migration Survey 2003.

June 2005

  1. International Migration Papers No. 74

    Identification of potential for increasing employment and productive investment in Albania, Moldova and Ukraine based on remittances

    29 June 2005

  2. International Migration Papers No. 73

    Migration prospects after the 2004 enlargement of the European Union

    01 June 2005

April 2005

  1. Publication

    Facts on Safety at Work

    07 April 2005

January 2005

  1. Publication

    Trafficking and exploitation of Chinese migrants in France

    01 January 2005

    (Only available in French) Cette étude porte sur les migrants nouvellement arrivés qui travaillent dans plusieurs secteurs de l'économie souterraine.

  2. Publication

    Migration of health workers: Country case study Philippines

    01 January 2005

    Working paper 236