Fact sheets

2016

  1. Inclusive business practices in Africa's extractive industries

    02 June 2016

    The policy note presents key factors contributing to inclusive growth linked to the extractive industries in Africa, reflecting on the distinctive yet complementary roles of governments and multinational enterprises. The document considers the types of economic linkages to local communities and national economies that contribute towards employment, enterprise development, infrastructure, and ultimately to the economic transformation required for sustainable development. The factors are explained with reference to lessons learned from African countries at various stages of development of their mining, oil and gas sectors.

  2. ILO in Liberia

    05 April 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Liberia.

  3. ILO in Nigeria

    21 March 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Nigeria.

  4. Village Savings and Loans in Malawi

    07 March 2016

    Extracts for the Social Protection ABND Report : Assessment of Social Protection Programmes and Costing of Policy Options

  5. Social Cash Transfer Programme in Malawi

    07 March 2016

    Extracts for the Social Protection ABND Report : Assessment of Social Protection Programmes and Costing of Policy Options

  6. School Feeding Programme in Malawi

    07 March 2016

    Extracts for the Social Protection ABND Report : Assessment of Social Protection Programmes and Costing of Policy Options

  7. Public Works Programmes in Malawi

    07 March 2016

    Extracts for the Social Protection ABND Report : Assessment of Social Protection Programmes and Costing of Policy Options

  8. Micro-Finance Programme in Malawi

    07 March 2016

    Extracts from the Full Report: Assessment of Social Protection Programmes and Costing of Policy Options

  9. Focus on : Disabled Women Entrepreneurs in Zambia

    04 March 2016

    Women experience higher rates of poverty than men due to, among other factors, a lack of access to or limited opportunities for training.

  10. Women’s Entrepreneurship Development

    01 March 2016

    The ILO approach to Women’s Entrepreneurship Development - Sustainable Enterprises

  11. ILO in Somalia

    25 January 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Somalia.

2015

  1. W4Y Liberia country summary

    24 November 2015

  2. Voluntary HIV Counselling and Testing (VCT) at work in Mozambique: Public-Private Partnership

    06 October 2015

    Since 2006 the International Labour Organization (ILO) has been supporting stakeholders in the world of work to better respond to HIV and AIDS in Mozambique. Actions encompass scaling up access to HIV prevention and care through the workplace, increasing the demand for VCT, taking into account the gender-specific needs of women and men, and economically empowering women, young people and people working in the informal economy who are particularly vulnerable to HIV.

  3. Technical cooperation activities to Combat Child Labour in Portuguese Speaking Countries in Africa, Brazil and Timor-Leste (CPLP): Public-Private Partnership

    06 October 2015

    In the framework of this programme, the Caixa Geral de Depósitos (CGD) agreed with ILO Lisbon to fund technical cooperation activities to combat child labour in CPLP countries in 2010. Its contribution was used to cofinance other IPEC-related activities in those countries. The goal was to ensure greater coherence between national plans and social dialogue mechanisms to combat child labour and share good practices.

  4. Voluntary HIV Counselling and Testing (VCT) at Work in Mozambique

    21 September 2015

    Since 2006 the International Labour Organization (ILO) has been supporting stakeholders in the world of work to better respond to HIV and AIDS in Mozambique. Actions encompass scaling up access to HIV prevention and care through the workplace, increasing the demand for VCT, taking into account the gender-specific needs of women and men, as well as economically empowering groups such as women, young people and people working in the informal economy that are particularly vulnerable to HIV.

  5. SCORE Information brochure

    10 August 2015

    Snapshot

2014

  1. Boosting Local Economies

    27 November 2014

    The ILO approach to local economic development - Sustainable Enterprises

  2. The cooperative way of doing business

    27 November 2014

    The ILO approach to supporting cooperatives - Sustainable Enterprises

  3. The Social and Solidarity Economy

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to Social Economy - Sustainable Enterprises

  4. Engaging multinational enterprises on more and better jobs

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to responsible global business - Sustainable Enterprises