Events and meetings
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.
2 - 6 July 2017
As part of ILO’s partnership with IFAD, the IFAD financed project “Strengthening gender monitoring and evaluation in rural employment in the Near East and North Africa”, an executive course on evaluating labour market programmes is being offered. The five-day course covers cutting edge techniques for evaluation and results based management for active labour market programmes with a particular focus on measuring gender outcomes in rural employment.
15 June 2017
Govt of Uganda reiterates joint efforts critical in combating child labour
6 - 7 June 2017
KZN Draft Plan
23 - 26 May 2017
Concerning transition from the Informal Economy to the Formal economy
Promotion of Decent Work in the Rural Economy and Facilitating Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy in Lesotho
9 - 12 May 2017
Sensitization workshop on recommendation 204 concerning transition from the informal to the formal economy and validation of a report on diagnostic analysis of the rural and informal economy
10 - 11 April 2017
The ILO Cairo Office and the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) in cooperation with USAID will hold the Third Corporate Social Responsibility Annual Conference in Cairo on 10 April 2017, titled "Impact of CSR Initiatives on Improving Egypt’s Economic Competitiveness".
8 March 2017
The ILO marked International Women’s Day with the launch of a ground-breaking new report which provides a global snapshot of attitudes about women and work for the first time ever. The report, which is based on data from the Gallup World Poll, was launched a special event at Gallup headquarters in Washington D.C. Speakers included actor, producer and activist Eva Longoria.
Workshop on Capacity Building on 19th International Conference of Labour Statisticians (ICLS) Resolution concerning Work Statistics,
6 - 10 March 2017
Employment and Labour Underutilization, SGD Indicators & Labour Market Bulletin Development
20 - 24 February 2017
Training course jointly organized with ILO-ITC under the PALOP project in Maputo.