ILO in Africa

What's new

  1. What can the fight against HIV teach us about Ebola?

    19 December 2014

    Margherita Licata and Kofi Amekudzi, Technical Specialists ILOAIDS, discuss the successes of ILO's work to combat HIV in the workplace for lessons that could be applied in containing other diseases such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

  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. 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.

Key resources

  1. Youth Employment

    Youth Employment for Sustainable Development: Kenya

    Empowering young men and women through creation and development of Micro and Small Enterprises

  2. HIV/AIDS

    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.