September 2016

  1. Flyer - From fragility to resilience through decent work

    21 September 2016

    The future of work dialogues for young people in fragile states (Liberia and Sierra Leone)

  2. Academy on Rural Development: Towards Decent Work in the Rural Economy

    05 September 2016

    The ILO in partnership with FAO and UNIDO join forces in promoting decent work for youth in the Academy on Rural Development.

August 2016

  1. The enterPrize Challenge Fund Model and its impact on creating jobs in South Africa

    01 August 2016

    A case study and lessons learned from the Sustainable Enterprise Development Facility

July 2016

  1. Enquête sur la transition de l'école vers la vie active des jeunes hommes et femmes du Togo

    22 July 2016

    Ce rapport analytique est destiné aux décideurs politiques et aux partenaires sociaux qui se préoccupent de la mise en oeuvre de politiques et programmes relatifs à la jeunesse.

  2. Information Guide for Domestic Workers in Zimbabwe

    22 July 2016

    As part of the GAP-MDW Zimbabwe/Lesotho-South Africa migration corridor project, this information guide has been created for domestic workers in Zimbabwe.

  3. Information Guide for Zimbabwe Migrant Domestic Workers in South Africa

    22 July 2016

    As part of the GAP-MDW Zimbabwe/Lesotho-South Africa migration corridor project, partners have created an information guide for workers emigrating to South Africa.

  4. Jobs and skills for youth: review of policies for youth employment of Nepal

    21 July 2016

  5. Jobs and skills for youth: review of policies for youth employment of China

    21 July 2016

  6. Migrant Domestic Workers - Know your rights and obligations

    18 July 2016

    The guide's objective is to provide up-to-date, reliable information to people from Zimbabwe who are planning to work as domestic workers in South Africa or are already employed as such in South Africa.

  7. The ILO in Mozambique

    15 July 2016

    Presentation of ILO's work and achievements in Mozambique.

  8. Skills Mismatch and Underemployment

    14 July 2016

    How to Boost Employability of Young Women and Men in Egypt. Success Stories & Lessons Learned From ILO Interventions

  9. From refugee in Kenya to business owner in Somalia

    06 July 2016

    Last October, UNHCR announced that 5,000 refugees had headed home to Somalia since December 2014 from the mammoth Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya, home to about 350,000 people.

  10. Child Labour in Tanzania - Summary statistics

    01 July 2016

    Provides summary statistics of the findings of the Tanzania Mainland National Child labour Survey undertaken in 2014

  11. Tanzania National Child Labour Survey 2014

    01 July 2016

    The report provides statistical information on demographic and socio-economic characteristics of working children aged 5–17 years as well as some related information on the households they belong to. It contains survey findings about children’s non-economic activities, principally attending school and engagement in household chores.

June 2016

  1. Labour market transition of young people in Uganda: Highlights of the school-to-work transition survey 2015

    23 June 2016

    This report presents the highlights of a second round of the School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) implemented by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics in 2015. Results are compared to those of the first round (2013) and the analysis is updated and expanded to supplement the portrait of the youth labour market situation in Uganda presented in the first survey report. The report also outlines the institutional framework and relevant employment policies in the country.

  2. The Cost of Red Tape

    10 June 2016

    The study is based on an enterprise survey of formal sector firms in the Free State province in South Africa. This is one of the first attempts to assess the regulatory costs of laws and regulations in South Africa.

  3. The cost of red tape

    10 June 2016

    An assessment of administrative barriers and regulatory costs for SME's in South Africa

  4. E-Discussion: On Skills for Rural Employment

    08 June 2016

    A background paper for an E-Discussion on “Skills Development for Rural Employment: Challenges and Solutions” which will run from 6-17 June, considering the importance of rural employment for the sustainable development of most of the countries.

  5. 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.

May 2016

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

    18 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.