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April 2014

March 2014

  1. Child labour in Somaliland: A rapid assessment in Hargeisa, Burao and Borama

    31 March 2014

    This report presents findings from a rapid appraisal conducted in the Somaliland main cities of Hargeisa, Burao and Borama. The study sought to characterize the working children, establish the types of work that children engage in, determine the pathways into and causes of child labour, as well as establish the living and working conditions, and perceptions of the community on child labour.

  2. Zambia's National Development Plan

    12 March 2014

    This is the Sixth National Development Plan

  3. UNDAF 2011-2015 for ZAMBIA

    12 March 2014

    United Nations Development Aid Framework for Zambia for the period 2011-2015

  4. International Women's Day 2014 : The story of Yetnebersh Nigussie - Ethiopia

    07 March 2014

    Yetnebersh Nigussie is Executive Director of the Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development (ECDD) in Addis Ababa. Active in more than 20 volunteer groups dedicated to issues ranging from persons with disabilities to girls’ education to youth, she also chairs the Ethiopian National Association of the Blind Women’s Wing.She was recently appointed Goodwill Ambassador for 2013-14 by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management organizing committee of Ethiopia.

January 2014

  1. Chapter 5: The Nyamata Telecentre and the Rwanda Telecentre Network (RTN), Rwanda

    27 January 2014

    Founded in 2004, the Nyamata Telecentre is a private enterprise whose goal is to stimulate rural development by providing access to Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in the village of Nyamata, located near Rwanda’s capital Kigali.

  2. GET 2014: Africa section

    21 January 2014

    This section provides an overview of key findings related to the challenges of creating gainful employment opportunities in North and Sub Saharan Africa. It also highlights key policy recommendations and way forward for Africa's economic and labour market transformation.

  3. Implementation of the decent work agenda in West Africa : results of activities of the Decent Work Technical Support Team

    11 January 2014

    This report presents the achievements of the Decent Work Technical support team for West Africa and Country Office for Senegal, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Togo (DWT/CO-Dakar).The outcome of the activities presented in this report underscores the importance attached to priority areas in West African countries regarding the promotion of youth employment through enhancement of their employability, the development of entrepreneurship at urban and rural levels and a greater control of the informal economy, the promotion of sustainable employment and green jobs, a better management of HIV and AIDS in the world of work, the protection of women and gender equality in the world of work, and greater control of workplace indicators.

  4. Better Work Lesotho Newsletter: Number 5

    03 January 2014

    It includes programme updates, sector relevant information, stakeholder views as well as our ‘Learner’s Corner’ to gain or refresh technical knowledge on selected OSH and other topics.

December 2013

  1. Template SADC Labour Market information report

    10 December 2013

    Outcome of Capacity building workshop on labour force survey management in SADC member states 10th to 12th December 2013 CROWNE PLAZA, Rosebank - Johannesburg, South Africa

  2. Decent Work Country Programme for Tanzania

    04 December 2013

    International Labour Office , Decent Work Country Program for Tanzania

  3. Kenya: Making quality employment the driver of development

    02 December 2013

    The report analyses how the growing disconnect between growth and job creation in Kenya is having detrimental consequences on living standards and working conditions, especially for youth. It discusses how a comprehensive approach that integrates employment goals with strategic growth plans can contribute to a more stable and equitable growth pattern.

November 2013

  1. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Zambia

    20 November 2013

    This report presents the highlights of the 2012 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) and Labour Demand Enterprise Survey (LDES) run together with IPSOS Zambia within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

  2. The least developed countries report 2013

    14 November 2013

    The least developed countries report 2013 ; Growth with employment for inclusive and sustainable development

  3. Provisional Record Seventy-seventh Session, Geneva, 1990: Fifth sitting

    14 November 2013

    International Labour Conference Provisional Record Seventy-seventh Session, Geneva, 1990

  4. From Workplace Rights to Constitutional Rights in South Africa

    14 November 2013

    Working paper compiled by: Renee Grawitzky For the ILO Century Project Roundtable “From Workplace Rights to Constitutional Rights in South Africa” November 2013

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