ILO in Africa

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  1. Invest in social protection for inclusive growth and poverty reduction, says ILO

    15 December 2014

    In times of economic uncertainty, low growth and increased inequality, African countries with social protection programmes are better able to respond to crisis and vulnerabilities, stated ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Africa, Aeneas Chuma at the International Conference on Social Protection in Arusha, Tanzania.

  2. Tanzania to host an International Conference on social protection for equitable growth

    15 December 2014

    The ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Africa, Aeneas Chapinga Chuma is attending a three-day international conference on Social Protection focused on “Building Effective and Sustainable Systems for Equitable Growth” to be held from 15-17 December 2014 in Arusha, Tanzania.

  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.

Key resources

  1. Employment

    Employment, wage and productivity in South Africa

    Key findings on the long run trends in the South African labour market.


    ILO's Response to HIV and AIDS in Africa

    Key findings on the ILO strategy to scale up and accelerate policies and interventions at the workplace in the continent.

  3. Social Protection

    Tripartite Declaration on the Social Protection Floor in Africa

    Progress, challenges and opportunities to make social protection a real tool of a sustainable and inclusive growth.