Resources from ILO Country Office for Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique

  1. ILO Director visit Luapula Province

    31 July 2019

    The ILO Director has embarked on the familiarization tour of Development Cooperation projects to meet partners, stakeholders, and beneficiaries of the projects.

  2. ILO Director Presents Credentials to COMESA Secretary General

    31 July 2019

    The ILO Director has presented his credentials to COMESA Secretary General as special representative for the regional grouping.

  3. TRANSFORM learning package in Social Protection taking place in Mozambique 22-26 July

    ILO is organizing a new application of TRANSFORM learning package on the administration of national social protection floors in Africa, taking place in Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique next week (22-26 July). This training will benefit 35 INAS (National Institute of Social Action) Delegates, responsible staff for implementing non-contributory social protection programmes in Mozambique.

  4. Social Protection Week in Mozambique: 15-21 July 2019

    ILO, as in previous years, is one of the main partners involved and supporting a number of activities within the social protection week to promote debate around social protection in Mozambique. Under the leadership of Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Action (MGCAS), ILO will organize the launch of the Social Protection Budget Analysis 2019; a round-table on the feasibility of an universal old-age pension in Mozambique; a photo exhibition about ILO's work on social protection in 100 years (1919-2019); will support the official high-level launch of e-INAS; and, in partnership with the Civil Society Platform for Social Protection (PSCM-PS), the "Sports for Social Protection" event.

  5. Permanent Secretary extols ILO’s Contribution to National Development

    05 July 2019

    On 5 July 2019, the ILO Country Office Director Mr George Okutho paid a courtesy call on the Ministry of National Development Planning Permanent Secretary for Monitoring and Evaluation, Mr. Mushuma Mulenga.

  6. ILO hosts UNCT Meeting

    04 July 2019

    The ILO Lusaka Country Office hosted the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) meeting.

  7. Zambian Children Call for a Stop to Child Labour

    13 June 2019

    The 2019 World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) was commemorated under the theme: ‘Children should not work in the fields, but on dreams’. In Zambia, multitudes of youths assembled at Lusaka’s Olympic Youth Development Centre to mark the day.

  8. Informality and Poverty in Zambia: Findings from the 2015 Living Conditions and Monitoring Survey

    31 May 2019

    In Zambia like in many developing countries, quality and up-to-date data on the size and characteristics of informal workers are scarce, which constitutes a major challenge to the formulation of appropriate policies targeting this group, and the extension of social protection coverage in general. Despite its importance to employment and contribution to the economy, the definition and measurement of the informal economy pose a challenge. The analysis on informality and poverty in Zambia presents useful and critical information to support comprehensive policy dialogue on suitable interventions for extension of coverage.

  9. ILO Lusaka Country Office Launches Centenary Celebrations

    03 May 2019

    The event to mark the 100 years of existence of the ILO, as well as 50 years of operation in Zambia was attended by several high ranking officials among them, cabinet ministers, permanent secretaries, ambassadors and high commissioners, donors and implementing partners.

  10. Centenary Celebration and 50 Years in Zambia: Coffee Table Book

    30 April 2019

    As the ILO Commemorates its centenary in 2019, the ILO Lusaka Office also commemorates its 50 years of operating in Zambia. This Coffee Table Book captures the ILO's Journey in Zambia through pictures and eye catching quotes from various stakeholders that have contributed to this journey from the 1960s to date.