ILAB in Vietnam



Title Amount Grantee Start Sort ascending End

ALFA: Addressing Labor Exploitation in Fishing in ASEAN

The ALFA project will strengthen the capacity of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) sectoral bodies and member countries to coordinate and collaborate to address forced labor and abusive working conditions in the region’s fishing industry. ALFA will focus on ASEAN regional policy implementation, and increased engagement with the private sector, worker organizations, and civil society to mitigate forced labor and trafficking, and improve working conditions for a more sustainable, responsible and resilient fishing sector.

$2,500,000 Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI) 12/15/2021 06/14/2026

Against Child Exploitation (ACE) Project

ACE seeks to strengthen governments and communities in Asia to address the worst forms of child labor, including the online sexual exploitation of children, and promote acceptable conditions of work through a unified and participatory approach in the Philippines and Vietnam.

$5,000,000 World Vision 09/30/2019 09/30/2024

Improving Labor Laws and Labor Administration within the New Industrial Relations Framework (NIRF)

$4,000,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 10/01/2016 04/30/2026

Technical Support for Enhancing National Capacity to Prevent and Reduce Child Labour in Vietnam

$13,000,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/31/2014 06/30/2024

Building a Generation of Safe and Healthy Workers: SafeYouth@Work

This global, multi-country project sought to improve occupational safety and health issues of young workers, and to promote a culture of prevention of occupational illness and injury.  Programming placed a particular focus on those aged 15-24, who, as they join the workforce, may be positioned to contribute to a sustainable and prevention-focused OSH culture.    

$11,443,156 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/31/2014 12/31/2019

Vietnam Labor Law Implementation Project

Project Objectives: The overarching objective is to develop regulations for the new labor legislation consistent with International Labor Standards, educate the tripartite partners on the provisions of the laws and regulations, and build their capacity to promote good industrial relations with the new provisions’ application in practice.

$1,500,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/30/2012 06/30/2016

Global Action Program (GAP) on Child Labor Issues

$15,900,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 10/31/2011 11/30/2017

Better Work - Vietnam

Better Work is a comprehensive program that brings together all levels of the apparel industry to improve working conditions and respect of labor rights for workers, while boosting the competitiveness of apparel businesses. As a result of their participation with Better Work, export apparel factories in Vietnam have improved compliance with labor law including issues of compensation, contracts, occupational safety and health and working time. By enhancing working conditions, Better Work Vietnam increases the factories’ productivity and profitability.

$2,503,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/31/2010 12/31/2025

Project Development, Awareness Raising and Support for the Implementation of the Global Action Plan on the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labor

$4,071,547 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2008 09/29/2013

Industrial Relations - Vietnam

$1,667,494 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2003 09/29/2006