Publications

November 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. Women entrepreneurship in East Africa

    11 November 2014

    Strategic partnerships in support of women entrepreneurship development and economic empowerment in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

  4. The Social and Solidarity Economy

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to Social Economy - Sustainable Enterprises

  5. Engaging multinational enterprises on more and better jobs

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to responsible global business - Sustainable Enterprises

  6. An enabling environment for sustainable enterprises

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to creating an enabling environment - Sustainable Enterprises

  7. Value Chain Development for more and better jobs

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to value chain development - Sustainable Enterprises

  8. Entrepreneurship and SME Management Training

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to training for entrepreneurs - Sustainable Enterprises

  9. Women’s Entrepreneurship Development

    03 November 2014

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

  10. Fostering Future Entrepreneurs

    03 November 2014

    The ILO approach to entrepreneurship education - Sustainable Enterprises

October 2014

  1. Responsible Workplace Practices

    29 October 2014

    The ILO approach to responsible workplace practices - Sustainable Enterprises

  2. Decent Work for Domestic Workers:Opportunities and Challenges for East Africa

    27 October 2014

  3. ILO Market Opportunity Mapping in Somalia

    27 October 2014

    This report provides an evidence-based strategy for increasing employment opportunities and skills training for youths, women and IDPs in Baidoa and Beletweyne districts in Somalia.

  4. UN in Zimbabwe Newsletter - Issue 10

    10 October 2014

    The tenth edition of the United Nations in Zimbabwe newsletter.

September 2014

  1. International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2014 Breaking the vicious circle of disability and extreme poverty

    24 September 2014

    People with disabilities make up some 1 billion, or 15 per cent, of the global population. They represent the world’s largest minority group. An estimated 80 per cent of persons with disabilities live in developing countries. They represent some 20 per cent of the most vulnerable and marginalized population in these countries.

  2. G20: Promoting better labour market outcomes for youth

    09 September 2014

    Joint ILO-OECD background paper on youth employment and apprenticeship prepared for the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting held in Melbourne, Australia, 10-11 September 2014.

  3. Informality and the quality of employment in G20 countries

    09 September 2014

    ILO Report prepared for the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial Meeting held in Melbourne, Australia, 10-11 September 2014.

  4. News letter Jan-Jun 2014: What is new at United Nations In Zambia

    05 September 2014

    This Newsletter is published by the UN Communication Group in Zambia.

August 2014

  1. 'Positive Sense of Ambition'....ILO Lusaka's next level success secret.

    31 August 2014

    The ILO Lusaka Country Office has been on a remarkable ascending pathway over the past couple of years. There has been tremendous growth from strength to strength literally across most areas of its operation.

  2. Presidential summit on MDG's and Post 2015 Agenda : Report on Parallel Session on Inclusive Growth Job Creation and Human Development

    19 August 2014

    With less than two years to go to the closure on the implementation of the MDGs, the process for a successor framework is taking the centre stage. Nigeria is leading the way in providing leadership for the rest of Africa in developing strategies that can build on the gains of the MDGs, address new and emerging development challenges and propel political commitments in terms of adequate funding and institutional framework for a successful implementation of the post 2015 development agenda.