Publications

September 2018

  1. Women in business and management: Gaining momentum in the Caribbean. Caribbean factsheet.

    28 September 2018

  2. Women in business and management: Gaining momentum in the Caribbean

    28 September 2018

    This report presents the business benefits of implementing gender diversity initiatives for the Caribbean sub-region. Drawing on the research and results of a company survey conducted by the ILO in 2017 of 675 companies across 13 countries and territories in the Caribbean, the report takes stock of progress for women in business and management and outlines company initiatives on gender diversity as well as priority areas for future improvement.

  3. Improving the bottom line: Women in business and management.

    21 September 2018

July 2018

  1. The enabling environment for sustainable enterprises in Namibia

    17 July 2018

    This report is designed to stimulate debate and to provide an evidence base for policy reforms for an environment more conducive to the promotion of sustainable enterprises in Namibia.

March 2018

  1. Gaining momentum in Eastern Europe and Central Asia - Factsheet

    29 March 2018

  2. Gaining momentum in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

    29 March 2018

    The report brings together data collected from an ILO global company survey and incorporates latest research and labour market information from Eastern Europe and Central Asia to explore the status of women in business and management across the region.

  3. Women’s Economic Empowerment: Good practices

    09 March 2018

    This publication highlights key findings of a survey of employers’ organizations and companies conducted by the International Organisation of Employers in partnership with the ILO Bureau for Employers’ Activities (ACT/EMP) to better understand their experiences in promoting women’s economic empowerment as an enabler for growth and build a knowledge base of good practices from around the world. Three separate sections are available.

  4. Promoting strong employer and business membership organizations: A biennium in review (2016 - 2017)

    08 March 2018

    This report presents the Bureau for Employers’ Activities’ (ACT/EMP) most significant achievements with employers and business membership organizations (EBMOs) during 2016-17 biennium. It highlights a cross section of global, regional and national technical cooperation undertaken in more than 90 countries that has made a positive impact to EBMOs and how they respond to their membership with enhanced governance, service delivery and policy leadership.

  5. Wages and working conditions in and out of global supply chains: A comparative empirical review

    06 March 2018

    This literature review is intended to contribute to the debate on global supply chains by providing evidence on wages and working conditions in global supply chains (e.g. export-oriented sectors) compared to alternative employment options in the domestic and informal economies in the same countries.

September 2017

  1. How technology is changing jobs and enterprises - Thailand Country Brief

    01 September 2017

    An analysis of how automation will impact the jobs and enterprises in Thailand