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.
18 November 2013
ILO conducted training to assist Women Entrepreneur Associations (WEAs) to manage and improve their associations.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
31 October 2013
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.
30 October 2013
Hargeisa, ILO News- The Government of Somaliland launched the Labour Force Survey for Somaliland at Maan-soor Hotel, Hargeisa
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.
23 October 2013
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
10 October 2013
Hollywood actors and international athletes support the ILO's Red Card campaign.