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  1. ILO Tripartite Conference to Combat Forced Labour, Human Trafficking and Slavery in Africa

    19 November 2013

    A first regional policy consultation process to share best practices, strengthen advocacy and advise on a way forward to combat forced labour and human trafficking in Africa.

  2. Women entrepreneurs received training in managing their business

    18 November 2013

    ILO conducted training to assist Women Entrepreneur Associations (WEAs) to manage and improve their associations.

  3. Focus on labour data excellence for Africa’s development goals

    18 November 2013

    On African Statistics Day, the ILO encourages countries to strengthen national labour market information systems to better plan and provide evidence-based policy formulation on employment.

  4. Workplace Rights to Constitutional Rights in South Africa

    14 November 2013

    The ILO has facilitated a roundtable discussion to review the struggle against apartheid leading to the process of democratization and change in South Africa. Looking at the role the Organisation played throughout this period which eventually brought unions and employers together in challenging the apartheid state.

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    Building Modern and effective Labour Administration and Labour Inspection system in Zimbabwe

    13 November 2013

    The ILO Country Office for Zimbabwe has organised this five day training workshop for labour inspectors in Zimbabwe. It is based on the training curriculum for labour inspectors developed by the International Training Centre (ITC) of the ILO in collaboration with the ILO Labour Administration and Inspection Programme.

  6. First ILO/ACERWC joint training to improve child rights in Africa

    09 November 2013

    The ILO and the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child (ACERWC) shaped a training platform to effectively engage the constituents, facilitate partnerships and networking for advocacy around children’s rights in Africa.

  7. Make jobs a central goal of the post-2015 development agenda, says ILO

    05 November 2013

    At the Africa Regional Consultative Meeting on the Sustainable Development Goals, the ILO urged Member States to make full and productive employment and decent work a central goal of the post-2015 development framework

  8. Invest in the youth, the future of Africa!

    01 November 2013

    On the fourth edition of African Youth Day (AYD), the ILO joined its partners to call for more investment and promotion of the youth as key agents for social change, economic growth and sustainable development.

  9. Contributor Data File

    31 October 2013

  10. Follow up mentoring support provided to Women Entrepreneurs, Somalia

    31 October 2013

    After completing training on entrepreneurship skills, financial management skills, and business plan development skills, about 20 internally displaced women received a small capital to get them started with their business.

  11. Labour Force Survey Launch, Somaliland Maan-soor Hotel

    30 October 2013

    Hargeisa, ILO News- The Government of Somaliland launched the Labour Force Survey for Somaliland at Maan-soor Hotel, Hargeisa

  12. West African countries review national frameworks to combat Child Labour

    29 October 2013

    The ILO is sharing knowledge and technical expertise to facilitate the implementation of National Action Plans to fight Child Labour in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Cap Verde, DRC, Niger and Togo.

  13. Contributor Data File

    23 October 2013

  14. ILO Country office for Harare

    22 October 2013

    Welcome to the ILO Office in Harare, Zimbabwe. The International Labour Organization (ILO) is devoted to promoting social justice and internationally recognized human and labour rights, pursuing its founding mission that labour peace is essential to prosperity. Its tripartite structure provides a unique platform for promoting decent work for all women and men. Its main aims are to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen dialogue on work-related issues.

  15. Equal pay – Moving beyond discrimination to action in Africa

    21 October 2013

    Equal pay is a recognized human right! The ILO released a step-by-step guide to provide practical guidance for governments, trade unions and the private sector.

  16. Sustainable Media Capacity Enhancement Project for Journalists in Zimbabwe

    18 October 2013

    The ILO is holding a two -day interactive training platform for Zimbabwean journalists to strengthen the strategic role of media advocacy on the world of work and social development issues

  17. Connect with African delegates at ILO Governing Body

    16 October 2013

    African Ministers of Labour, reps of workers’ and employers’ organizations are attending the 2013 final session of the ILO executive body to review labour rights, social protection, technical cooperation and post-2015 development agenda.

  18. Top Action Plans to stop Child Labour in Africa

    15 October 2013

    The ILO is providing technical assistance to build the capacities of Child Labour Units (CLUs) and National Steering Committees (NSC) of African countries to strengthen their implementation of National Action Plans to promote education and fight Child Labour in the region.

  19. International Labour Standards for African Supreme Courts

    14 October 2013

    The ILO is sensitizing twenty five Supreme Court judges from the Northern, Western, Eastern, Central and Southern African regions to the judicial use of international labour law sources at national level.

  20. ILO launches global campaign to end child labour

    10 October 2013

    Hollywood actors and international athletes support the ILO's Red Card campaign.

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