United Nations
Information Centre | Nepal
Extending Maternity Protection to Women in the Informal Economy - The case of Nepal
PDF File Size: 1.26 MB | Download   
Social protection for all workers is a human rights issue for the International Labour Organization (ILO). The ILO actively promotes all countries to extend social protection to all groups in society across the full range of contingencies and to improve working conditions and safety at work.
Maternity protection has been a priority for the ILO since the year of its founding, 1919, when it adopted the first Maternity Protection Convention. Recently, the ILO adopted the Maternity Protection Convention, 2000 (No. 183), greatly broadening the scope of protection and specifically encompassing for the first time, women employed in the informal economy, including those in atypical forms of work and the self-employed. Since these are among the most vulnerable workers, extending protection to them is of immense significance.
#UN #ILO #2002 #SocialProtectionForWorkers #MaternityProtection
Publisher:
ILO ,   (2002 )
Type / Script:
Publication in English
Keywords:
EMPLOYMENT, EMPLOYMENT SERVICES, EMPLOYMENT POLICY, EMPLOYMENT SECURITY, WOMEN WORKERS, WOMEN'S ADVANCEMENT, WOMEN'S RIGHTS, MATERNITY LEAVE, PREGNANCY, MATERNAL WELFARE, MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES
Thematic Group:
 ILO : International Labor & Labor
Thesaurus:
12.03.00  -  Conditions Of Employment
Reference Link:
** This document has been:
636  times viewed
7  times downloaded.
Feeder: DINA JANGAM , Editor: SANJIYA SHRESTHA , Auditor:

View Document History
Related Topics
School Level Debate Competition
The Linkage Between Women's Emloyment, Family Welfare And Child Labour in Nepal
Maternity And Paternity At Work: Law And Practice Across The World
Women at Work
Social Protection: Women Migrant Workers In ASEAN
GENPROM Working Paper No. 12 : Series on Gender in the Life Cycle : The Linkages Between Women's Employment, Family Welfare And Child Labour In Nepal
The ILO in Nepal
35th Anniversary ILO-Nepal Partnership
Employment Sector Employment Working Paper No.10 - School-to-work transition: Evidence from Nepal
Labour Migration for Employment - A Status Report for Nepal: 2014/2015
Final Evaluation ILO/JAPAN ASIAN REGIONAL PROGRAM On the Expansion Of Employment Opportunities For women project (EEOW):Nepal Chapter
Mapping Progress in Women's Right in Nepal
The Informal Economy And Workers in Nepal
Labour Market Information and Employment Services (LIfE) Project
Fact sheet on Women province 1
Fact sheet on Women province 2
Fact sheet on Women province 3
Fact sheet on Women province 4
Fact sheet on Women province 5
Fact sheet on Women province 6
Fact sheet on Women province 7
Labour Migration for Employment: A Status Report for Nepal: 2014/2015
Decent work for Community Health Workers in South Asia: A Path to Gender Equality and Sustainable Development
Social Protection for People in the Informal Economy of Nepal
Nepal: Addressing the Employment Challenge through the Sectoral Pattern of Growth
Workforce diversity and reservation policy in Nepal: A strategic approach to strengthening women’s voice and visibility in formal employment sector
Labour Migration for Employment - A Status Report for Nepal: 2015/2016 - 2016/2017
National Labour and Employment Conference 2069 : " Promoting conducive labour relations for decent work and job rich economic growth 9-11 July 2012
South Asia Labour Migration Governance Project
Early Marriage in Nepal Web Series Third Episode [YouTube]
Run for women's empowerment- Youtube
Women migrant workers still working under unclear, unfair contracts, study finds,despite availability of best-practice templates
Way Out Of Informality:Facilitating Formalization Of Informal Economy In Nepal (WOI)
Facts And Figures: Women Migrant Workers In ASEAN
Safe Communities Free From Violence Against Women And Girls
Study too Determine The Special Needs of Woman in the Micro Enterprise Development Sectors
Nepal Programmes and Strategies for Employment Promotion -- A Report Prepared by ILO-SAAT under UNDP Technical Support Services - 1
The Informal Economy & Workers In Nepal ( June 2004)
The Indian Labour Market: A Gender Perspective
An analytical briefing on the social security sector in Nepal
MICRO ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
Country Paper Nepal (October 2001)
International Youth Day
Statement by Richard Bennett Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Nepal At the High-Level Discussion on Sexual Violence
Initial Seismic Vulnerability of Equipment, Utilities, Architectural Shell and Contents
FIBRE BAG ENTREPRISE: Better Livelihoods, Better Environment - Sindhuli - Youtube
The Dynamics of Employment, the Labour Market and the Economy in Nepal
THE KINGDOM OF NEPAL -- Rural Training for Employment and Income Generation: Applying the Truga _Methodology - Project findings and recommendations
Why Macroeconomic Policy Matters for Gender Equality
PSA: Pregnancy Danger Signs (गर्भावस्थामा देखा पर्ने खतराका लक्षणहरु) - Youtube
A Study of Girls and Women Employed in The Restaurants of Selected Cities in Nepal
Social Security/ Social Protection In Nepal: Situation Analysis
Tamrat Samuel Deputy Special Representative of Secretary-General in Nepal (31 March 2008)
UN Joint Statement for International Women’s Day 2016 ‘Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality!’
Regional Tripartite Workshop on Social Dimensions of Economic Reforms in Asia
Young Entrepreneurs: A solution to Nepal’s unemployment? - Issue No. 24
Implementing the Women, Peace and Security Agenda
Women Economic Empowerment Requires Bold Action
Women's voices enrich Nepali public life
Falling Through the Net? Gender and Social Protection in the Pacific
Economic Empowerment Of Women
UNDAF Annual Report in 2015
NRNA and UN Women to promote gender equality and women's empowerment
Factors Affecting Women Entrepreneurship in Small and Cottage Industries in Nepal - Oppurtunities and Constraints
Adolescent Girls in Disaster & Conflict
International Women’s Day 2016: ‘Building Back Better and Safer for Gender Equality
Expanding Health-Care Access in the United States
Final Evaluation of UNIFEM’s Regional Programme for HBWs in South Asia Phase II
धनुषा र महोत्तरी जिल्लाहरूमा मधेसी दलित महिलाहरूमाथि हुने हिंसा
Social Security/ Social Protection In Nepal Situation Analysis ( January 2012)
Analysis of Labour Market and Migration Trends in Nepal
Employment in Nepal
Decent Work for Poverty Reduction: An ILO Contribution to the PRSP in Nepal
Labour Migration for Employment - A Status Report for Nepal 2013/2014
Appraisal of the Karnali Employment Programme as a Regional Social Protection Scheme
Saving The Lives of Mothers
Report on the Nepal Labour Force Survey 2008
ILO Asia-Pacific Working Paper Series: Case studies of policy coherence initiatives in developing Asia (August 2012)
Why eat green cucumber at the time of dying? Women's Literacy and Development in Nepal - Anna Robinson-Pant.
List Of Library Accessions- ILO Manila Office Catalogue of New Publications (2015)
Nepal: Labour Migration Should be a Choice
International Labour Migration : A rights-based approach (March 27, 2010)
Sexual Harassment at the Workplace in Nepal
Promoting Gender Equality in the Humanitarian Response
Memorandum of Understandung Between the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empoerment of Women and the Non Resident Nepali Association (NRNA), Nepal
Early Marriage in Nepal Web Series First Episode [YouTube]
Annual Report 2011-2012
Decent Work: The Bi-annual Newsletter From The ILO Country Office For Nepal (Issue 4)
Enhancing Employment- Centric Growth In Nepal,Situational Analysis For The Proposed Employment Policy, Government of Nepal
Resident Coordinator’s Annual Report Nepal 2010
Decent Work Country Programme, Nepal (2013-2017)
Education, Training And Skills: Women Migrant Workers In ASEAN
Decent Work Country Programme, Nepal (2013-2017)
Filipino Women Migrant Workers Fact Sheet
When the Safety of NEPALI Migrant Workers Failes
WFP Nepal Country Brief
WFP Nepal Country Brief
Jobs and Skills for Youth : Review of Policies for Youth Employment of Nepal
Understanding the Critical Linkages Between Gender-Based Violence and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Fulfilling Commitments Towards MDG+15
Workers’ Guide to Employment and Decent Work for Peace and Resilience Recommendation (No. 205)
100 result(s) found.