ILO Lifts All Restrictions on Burma

An article in The Irrawaddy on the announcement by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to lift restrictions on Myanmar. The restrictions, which were imposed by the UN agency in 2000, included a recommendation that its 185 member states limit relations with Burma to avoid perpetuating forced labor in the country, a major problem under the former military regime, which ceded power to a nominally civilian government in 2011.

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Field Value
Document type Analysis, discussion papers, and blogs
Language of document
  • English
Topics
  • Civil and political rights
  • Labor arbitration
  • Labor policy and administration
  • Labor rights and labor unions NGOs
  • Laws and regulations
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Myanmar
Copyright Yes
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Version / Edition 2013
License Creative Commons Attribution
Author (individual) Samantha Michaels
Author (corporate) The Irrawady
Publication place Rangoon, Myanmar
Publisher The Irrawady
Publication date 2013
General note

https://www.irrawaddy.com/news/burma/ilo-lifts-all-restrictions-on-burma.html

Keywords V4MF,FLEGT,ILO
Date uploaded August 3, 2018, 20:49 (UTC)
Date modified July 24, 2020, 10:09 (UTC)