When it comes to establishing social protection floors, few nations in Africa can match Cabo Verde’s commitment and results.
The ILO Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Africa, Aeneas Chapinga Chuma addressed the 12th African Economic Conference of Columbia University in New York, USA. High on the agenda: sustainable job creation for Africa's youth and development.
ECOSOC Integration Segment
The second Integration Segment of the Economic and Social Council will focus on “achieving sustainable development through employment creation and decent work for all.” The three-day meeting takes place as negotiations to agree on a new development framework beyond 2015 enter its final stages in New York.
With an estimated 19 million migrants in Africa, the region needs a strong coherent migration policy response to boost regional integration and inclusive development.
17 April 2015
The ILO observes that Day to raise awareness on occupational safety and health among trade unions, employers’ organizations and government representatives.
13 April 2015
The ILO seeks to improve labour market information systems and the coordination of the public employment services database for ECOWAS Member States and Mauritania.
12 April 2015
2015 World Day Against Child Labour: 60 days to go for the ILO Global Campaign!
A collection of messages of support to the "Getting to zero at work" campaign and the VCT@WORK initiative from different corners of the world of work.
The importance of building partnerships in key areas of ILO’s mandate including job creation, skills development, social protection and promotion of South-South and triangular cooperation.
Key findings of a new ILO research on how best to reach and support smal and medium businesses through microfinance institutions.