What's new

  1. World Employment and Social Outlook (WESO) 2017

    06 October 2017

    ILO flagship report to focus on sustainable enterprises and job creation in SMEs

  2. Johannesburg to host the first ILO Decent Work Academy in Africa

    02 October 2017

    More than 120 policy-makers, representatives of workers, employers and community organizations from 16 different countries gather this week in Johannesburg, South Africa to discuss the future of work on the African continent.

  3. Boosting Social Dialogue and Trade Unionism in Liberia

    28 September 2017

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) in collaboration with the Organisation of African Trade Union Unity (OATUU) and Africa Regional Organisation of International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa) provided support for the convening of Liberia Labour Congress 3rd National Delegates Convention and the promotion of effective trade unionism.

  4. ILO supports ECOWAS commission to develop a sub-regional decent work program

    27 September 2017

    ILO is working with the Economic Community of West African States Commission to develop its first Decent Work Program for West Africa. During a two-day workshop in Abuja, Commission officials discuss strategies and identify priority areas.

  5. ILO to host a High Level Conference on The Future of Work We Want and the Workers’ perspective in Sub-Saharan Africa

    26 September 2017

  6. The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Sub-saharan African countries

    The conference will bring together workers’ leaders, voices from academia, governments and employers from across the region to discuss the profound transformations and challenges faced by the world of work today and in the future.

  7. Consultative workshop for Puntland road sector Decentralization Strategy

    25 September 2017

    JPLG partner organizations held a one-day meeting aimed to facilitate profound discussions on decentralized road act in Puntland

  8. Former combatants from DR Congo are rebuilding their lives thanks to entrepreneurial training

    25 September 2017

    An ILO programme offers entrepreneurial training to demobilized Congolese combatants, who were often forcibly recruited by armed groups.

  9. HIV / AIDS Guidelines of the Retail Sector Launched

    21 September 2017

    Health is key to economic development, hence the need for the retail sector to embrace the national HIV/AIDS guidelines.

  10. Tanzania launches guidelines to boost implementation of Apprenticeship and Internship programmes in the Country

    19 September 2017

    Guidelines intended to bridge youth employability skills gap

  11. Kenyan woman entrepreneur breaking gender barriers in a manufacturing production floor through training

    18 September 2017

    She trains young people without employable skills and employs 22 apprentices annually

  12. Senior representatives of 14 African countries discuss quality apprenticeships to address youth unemployment and skills mismatch

    18 September 2017

    Learning Forum to discuss promotion of quality apprenticeships in order to address skills mismatch and youth unemployment in the African region

  13. ILO commits ETB 60million to reintegrate returnee migrants in Ethiopia

    18 September 2017

    ILO partners with regional microfince institutions to commit ETB 60million to support the reintegration effort of returnees.

  14. ILO's entrepreneurial skills development programme makes dreams come true

    18 September 2017

    Instead of living in a stagnated environment, they started to see that community challenges and needs could actually activate community engagement and can even be the starting point of a social business that generates a living.

  15. The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Arab region

    The conference will bring together workers’ leaders, voices from academia, governments and employers from across the region to discuss the profound transformations and challenges faced by the world of work today and in the future.

  16. ILO to hold Conference on “The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in the Arab region” on 20-21 September

    18 September 2017

  17. Tanzania to launch Apprenticeship and Internship Guidelines

    15 September 2017

    Guidelines to motivate employers and training institutions to engage and support apprenticeship training programmes

  18. YENA Conference 2017: The Future on Youth and Employment in North Africa

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) hosted a High-Level Conference on Youth and Employment in North Africa with participants from Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia, as well as development partners and major stakeholders to agree on a five-year plan of action and roadmap to enhance youth employability in the sub-region.

  19. ILO to host the first High-Level Conference on Youth and Employment in North Africa

    12 September 2017

  20. Decent Work for Sustainable Development in Tanzania

    06 September 2017

    “Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all”