Publications

May 2016

  1. ILO Cairo Results’ Report

    17 May 2016

  2. Bilan consolidé pour capitalisation PAMODEC

    17 May 2016

    PAMODEC - Programme d’Appui à la Mise en OEuvre de la Déclaration de l’OIT relative aux principes et droits fondamentaux au travail

  3. PAMODEC - APPUI À LA MISE EN OEUVRE EN AFRIQUE DE LA DÉCLARATION DE L’OIT SUR LES PRINCIPES ET DROITS FONDAMENTAUX AU TRAVAIL

    17 May 2016

  4. Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) in Egypt The case of the: Furniture Industry

    16 May 2016

    This report presents an application of the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) methodology to the furniture industry of Egypt’s economy.

  5. Interregional knowledge sharing forum on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia

    03 May 2016

    This is a discussion paper for the interregional knowledge sharing forum on Good practices and lessons learned on promoting international cooperation and partnerships to realize a fair migration agenda for migrant domestic workers in Africa, the Arab States and Asia. The forum aims to promote: (i) the sharing of good practices and innovations for protecting domestic workers; (ii) priority-setting and consensus-building between countries of origin on issues related to the protection of migrant domestic workers; and, (iii) priority-setting and consensus-building between countries of origin and countries of destination.

April 2016

  1. Green Jobs Programme

    27 April 2016

    Annual Impact Report 2015

  2. Best practice case studies from South Africa

    26 April 2016

    Private and Public Procurement and the Social Economy Project

  3. Best practice case studies

    26 April 2016

    Private and Public Procurement and the Social Economy Project

  4. Access to finance for Social Entrepreneurs in South Africa

    26 April 2016

    A Case Study

  5. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Malawi - Results of the 2014 school-to-work transition survey

    15 April 2016

    This report presents the highlights of a second round of the School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) implemented by the National Statistics Office in 2014. Results are compared to those of the first round (2012) and the analysis is updated and expanded to supplement the portrait of the youth labour market situation in Malawi presented in the first survey report. The report also outlines the institutional framework and relevant employment policies in the country.

  6. From Fragility to Resilience through Decent Work in Africa

    13 April 2016

    Key findings and recommendations for a framework strategy for ILO’s engagement in promoting Decent Work in Fragile States in the Africa Region.

  7. Skills for Trade and Economic Diversification (STED) in Egypt The case of the: Food Processing Sector

    12 April 2016

  8. Social Protection and Climate Change

    06 April 2016

    How has the removal of fuel subsidies in Egypt affected its people and the climate? In Egypt, spending on fuel subsidies was a drain on public finances. Reducing the subsidies was proposed to balance the budget and target wasteful consumption. Prices for consumers increased, and government savings financed new protections for the most vulnerable. Meanwhile, a smaller carbon footprint was also expected.

  9. ILO in Liberia

    05 April 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Liberia.

March 2016

  1. The introduction of a minimum wage for domestic workers in South Africa

    31 March 2016

  2. ILO in Nigeria

    21 March 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Nigeria.

  3. The enabling environment for sustainable Enterprises in South Africa - 2016

    15 March 2016

    Comprehensive evaluation of the business environment of South Africa. It provides a full review of the 17 factors identified by the International Labour Conference as the key conditions for an enabling business environment.

  4. 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.

February 2016

  1. Inclusive business practices in Africa's extractive industries

    08 February 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. The ILO Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis (Update: February 2016)

    03 February 2016

    As part of the wider UN response to the Syrian refugee crisis, the ILO has adopted a development-focused and employment-driven strategy to support host communities and refugees so as to maintain and reinforce the social and economic stability of the affected neighbouring countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Egypt), with projects of a total value of nearly USD 22 million. This addresses in particular the key strategic direction of the 3RP of investing in livelihoods and employment opportunities to better equip refugees and host community members to provide for themselves and their families.