The ILO publishes a wide range of books, reports, working papers, training manuals, CD-ROMs, videos and flash movies, relevant to Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Some of these can be downloaded directly. Others can be requested or purchased in hard copy from the ILO Library in Jakarta.


  1. Circular economy in the food and beverage industry for a green recovery - PAGE Indonesia: In-depth assessment of green jobs and skill needs

    08 December 2023

    The present report introduces an in-depth assessment of green jobs and skill needs for circular economy in the palm cooking oil industry. Its relevance is high as circular economy has been established as one of the priorities in Indonesia’s green economy strategy, itself instrumental to attain Indonesia Vision 2045.

  2. Special Edition on 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence in Timor-Leste: November 2023

    29 November 2023

  3. Special Edition on Care Work - November 2023

    22 November 2023

  4. Digital Employment Diagnostic Guidelines

    07 November 2023

    These guidelines serve as a comprehensive framework to assess, analyze, and understand the multifaceted dimensions of digital employment.

  5. The International Labour Organization (ILO) in Timor-Leste at a glance (October 2023)

    31 October 2023

    Timor-Leste has been active member of the ILO since the year of 2003. Currently, the work of the ILO in Timor-Leste is shaped within the framework of the tripartite approved Timor-Leste Decent Work Country Programme for 2022-2025 (DWCP).

  6. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: October 2023

    31 October 2023

  7. Unemployment insurance in Indonesia: Challenges and recommendations

    19 October 2023

    The Government Regulation states that a periodical assessment of the JKP scheme to improve its policy design and its implementation is to be carried out every two years, and this paper aims to contribute analysis of and recommendations for JKP as part of this assessment review.

  8. Feasibility study on an unemployment insurance system for Indonesia: Institutional and operational aspects

    19 October 2023

    This feasibility report was prepared and submitted to the Government of Indonesia in 2020 to provide advice and guidance on the planning and implementation of an effective employment insurance (EI) scheme for Indonesia.

  9. Special Edition on Responsible Business and Decent Work - October 2023

    17 October 2023

  10. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: September 2023

    30 September 2023

  11. Labour market policies for the youth in Timor-Leste: a Mapping exercise

    26 September 2023

    The present study addresses a major information gap regarding the offer of labour market programmes in Timor-Leste, notably those specifically targeting youth.

  12. 100 years of social protection: The road to universal social protection systems and floors

    15 September 2023

    Volume 2: 52 country cases

  13. The ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour: A review of the implementation of Recommendations (3rd to 14th Forums)

    06 September 2023

    This report is the sixth in a series of progress review background papers, biennially prepared by the ILO’s TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme, that track the progress of ASEAN stakeholders in implementing recommendations adopted at previous AFMLs.

  14. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: August 2023

    23 August 2023

  15. Financing mechanisms for promoting social inclusion in skills and lifelong learning systems: Global overview of current practices and policy options

    16 August 2023

    The report analyses pros and cons of practices around the world, shedding light on the policy options to improve access to and participation in skills development and lifelong learning of disadvantaged people.

  16. Special Edition on HIV/AIDS Day August 2023

    15 August 2023

  17. Conclusions concerning the promotion of sustainable enterprises - International Labour Conference, June 2007

    15 August 2023

    The conclusions of this discussion provide an important contribution agreed by the ILO’s tripartite constituency of governments, employers’ and workers’ organizations on how to promote enterprise development in a manner that aligns enterprise growth with sustainable development objectives and the creation of productive employment and decent work.

  18. Investments in childcare for gender equality in Asia and the Pacific

    01 August 2023

    The report highlights why and how investing in childcare impacts positively on gender equality and decent work in Asia and the Pacific.

  19. E-Newsletters of the ILO CO-Jakarta: July 2023

    31 July 2023

  20. Resumption of labour migration and regional cooperation

    27 July 2023

    Thematic background paper for the 15th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour