Events and meetings

Events and meetings

  1. What Works in Youth and Women’s Employment in MENA?

    7 May - 31 December 2018

    On 7 & 8 May, the ILO will join partners to share the current status and progress on what works in youth and women’s employment in the MENA region while promoting multi-sectoral collaboration to define and address priorities for policy formulation. Key to this is the regional Community of Practice on Youth Employment, to facilitate knowledge sharing, partnership creation and up-scaling of successful youth employment interventions.

  2. Launch of How Immigrant Contribute to Côte d'Ivoire's Economy in Abidjan (ECLM project)

    29 March 2018

    An event was held in Abidjan on 29 March 2018 to launch the report, How Immigrants Contribute to Côte d'Ivoire's Economy. The report was produced in the context of the project "Assessing the economic contribution of labour migration in developing countries as countries of destination" (ECLM). The agenda for this event will be available soon.

  3. R204 National Dialogue on Transition from Informal to Formal Economy in South Africa

    26 - 28 March 2018

    In partnership with NEDLAC R204 National Task Team and Partners

  4. National Academy on Green Economy in South Africa

    26 February - 2 March 2018

    Inclusive Green Economy Solutions

  5. Workshop for Public Employment Services (PES) officials in SADC region

    13 - 14 February 2018

    Addressing Youth Employment in the SADC Region

  6. 2017 Zambia Social Protection Week

    27 November - 1 December 2017

    The Social Protection Week is a public event, that brings together Government, Social Partners, Cooperating Partners, Civil Society Organizations, Social Security institutions, Academia, Faith Based Organizations, Parliamentarians, Media and most importantly the general public to be informed, discuss and contribute to the development of Social Protection in Zambia.

  7. Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit 2017: A New World of Opportunities

    16 - 18 November 2017

    Under the auspices of the Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation, the ILO Cairo Office and the Middle East Council for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurship (MCSBE) will hold the third Egypt Entrepreneurship Summit in Red Sea governorate from 16 to 18 November 2016, titled "A New World of Opportunities".

  8. 17th ILO Regional Seminar for Labour-Based Practitioners

    13 - 17 November 2017

    The theme of this edition is: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach". Participants will discuss the role and contribution of employment-intensive approaches in achieving the SDG outcomes mainly focussing on building national capacities for employment creation, expanding employment-based social protection floor and conserving the environment - including addressing climate change and its adverse effects.

  9. The Future of Work We Want: the Workers’ Perspective

    18 - 20 October 2017

  10. The Decent Work Academy , A 5-day study, debate and incubator

    2 - 6 October 2017

    The Decent Work Academy offers policy makers and development partners the opportunity to explore and debate present and future work challenges on the African continent. The Academy will draw on the experiences of leading international experts on labour rights, social protection, social dialogue, employment and enterprise development to share the latest global thinking on these topics. Participants will be equipped with additional know-how to meet the challenges of fast-evolving labour markets in African countries.