Publications

June 2015

  1. National Employment Policy : Ghana

    04 June 2015

    The goal of the National Employment Policy is to create gainful and decent employment opportunities for the growing labour force to improve their living conditions and contribute to economic growth and national development within the framework of equity, fairness, security and dignity.

May 2015

  1. World Employment and Social Outlook: The Changing Nature of Jobs

    20 May 2015

    The World Employment and Social Outlook is the ILO’s new flagship report on world of work issues. Exploring the inter-connected nature of macroeconomic policies on the one hand, and employment and social outcomes on the other, it analyses which policy combinations are most effective in delivering high employment and balanced incomes. The publication also provides readers with the most up-to-date global as well as regional labour market and social indicators.

  2. World Employment and Social Outlook: The Changing Nature of Jobs

    19 May 2015

    The World Employment and Social Outlook is the ILO’s new flagship report on world of work issues. Exploring the inter-connected nature of macroeconomic policies on the one hand, and employment and social outcomes on the other, it analyses which policy combinations are most effective in delivering high employment and balanced incomes. The publication also provides readers with the most up-to-date global as well as regional labour market and social indicators.

April 2015

  1. Recovering from the Ebola Crisis

    09 April 2015

    The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in parts of West Africa is now the largest, longest, most severe and most complex in the nearly four-decade history of this disease. This report comprises contributions to the national recovery planning processes.

March 2015

  1. The ILO Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    27 March 2015

    The strategy is development-focused in its support to the host communities and the refugees, and has the key aim of preserving social and economic stability.

  2. Namibia Labour Force Survey 2014 Report

    27 March 2015

    The first full-scale Labour Force Survey (LFS) in Namibia was carried out in 1997 under the National Household Survey Programme, launched after the Government endorsed the Five Year Plan of Development of Statistics in Namibia in 1993. Since then, five Labour Force Surveys have been conducted in the country at more or less regular intervals of every four years. This survey was conducted only one year after the previous survey, in 2012, and the Namibia Statistics Agency plans to continue to conduct the LFS on an annual basis going forward.

  3. Promoting Social Protection Floor for ALL - Time for Action

    05 March 2015

    73% of the world's population d not enjoy access to comprehensive social protection

  4. Training for TIP National Focal Points

    05 March 2015

  5. Rwanda_Economic_Development_and_Poverty_Reduction_Strategy_2013-2018

    01 March 2015

January 2015

  1. Effective responses to HIV and AIDS at work: a multi-country study in Africa.

    05 January 2015

    The report sets out the results of this extensive investigative study, providing an in-depth analysis of the elements identified as instrumental in workplace responses to ensure successful outcomes and maximum impa

  2. Corridor Economic Empowerment project - Case Studies

    02 January 2015

    These case studies represent good examples of work done at all levels by the Corridor Economic Empowerment Project (CEEP) team and the participating beneficiaries.

December 2014

  1. Youth Employment for Sustainable Development (YESD); Kenya

    18 December 2014

    Youth Employment for Sustainable Development (YESD) Success stories in Garissa County

  2. Labour market transitions of young women and men in the United Republic of Tanzania

    18 December 2014

    This report presents the highlights of the 2013 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) and the Labour Demand Enterprise Survey (LDES) run together with the Department of Statistics of the University of Dar es Salaam within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

  3. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Uganda

    08 December 2014

    This report presents the highlights of the 2013 School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) run together with the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) within the framework of the ILO Work4Youth Project.

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