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2013

  1. Child domestic work: Global estimates 2012

    04 October 2013

    This fact sheet is an update to the global estimates on child domestic work 2008

  2. “Meeting the needs of my family too”: Maternity protection and work-family measures for domestic workers

    01 July 2013

    This document is part of a series of briefs on issues and approaches to promoting decent work for domestic workers.

  3. Measuring Decent Work in Zambia

    04 March 2013

    The Decent Work Country Profile at a glance

  4. Disabled Women Entrepreneurs in Zambia

    04 March 2013

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

2012

  1. A spatial analysis of market systems in South Central Somalia, North-Eastern Kenya and Southern Ethiopia

    14 March 2012

    A spatial analysis of market systems in South Central Somalia, North-Eastern Kenya and Southern Ethiopia highlighting the collective endeavour needed to address challenges and maximise opportunities for empowerment through employment creation.

  2. Boosting Local Economies

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to local economic development - Sustainable Enterprises

  3. The Social Economy

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to Social Economy - Sustainable Enterprises

  4. The cooperative way of doing business

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to supporting cooperatives - Sustainable Enterprises

  5. Responsible Global Business

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to responsible global business - Sustainable Enterprises

  6. An enabling environment for sustainable enterprises

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to creating an enabling environment - Sustainable Enterprises

  7. Value Chain Development for more and better jobs

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to value chain development - Sustainable Enterprises

  8. Entrepreneurship and SME Management Training

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to training for entrepreneurs - Sustainable Enterprises

  9. Responsible Workplace Practices

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to responsible workplace practices - Sustainable Enterprises

  10. Women’s Entrepreneurship Development

    13 March 2012

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

  11. Fostering Future Entrepreneurs

    13 March 2012

    The ILO approach to entrepreneurship education - Sustainable Enterprises

2011

  1. Ethiopia: Women with disabilities harness the power of entrepreneurship

    23 November 2011

    Despite the role of empowerment in improving the livelihoods of poor people, there is still a huge gap between the theory of empowerment and its practice. To help bridge this gap and provide guidance, this story describes real-life empowerment made possible by the ILO-Irish Aid Partnership Programme on disability which set out to provide and promote entrepreneurship training for disabled women in Ethiopia, in partnership with local organizations. It is part of a series of stories of empowerment produced by the Development Co-operation Directorate - Development Assistance Committee (DAC) Network on Poverty Reduction of the OECD.

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