Green jobs resources

September 2019

  1. ILO and UNFCCC conducts Asia-Pacific region workshop on climate change responses and transition to decent work

    11 September 2019

    The International Labour Organization (ILO) along with the UN Climate Change Secretariat (UNFCCC) organized an Asia-Pacific region workshop to discuss maximizing the positive and minimizing the negative impacts of implementing climate change response measures.

August 2019

  1. Our Future of Work: Green Jobs for Climate Action - A dialogue with youth in Thailand

    29 August 2019

    Ahead of the Youth Climate Summit leading up to UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit 2019, the ILO and the Environmental Research Institute of Chulalongkorn University hosted a dialogue bringing youth to discuss a just transition to a greener world of work.

  2. Our Future of Work: Green Jobs for Climate Action - A dialogue with youth in Thailand

    Ahead of the Youth Climate Summit leading up UN Secretary-General’s Climate Action Summit in September, the ILO and the Environmental Research Institute of Chulalongkorn University hosted a dialogue bringing youth to discuss how to ensure a just transition to a greener world of work. #ClimateAction

  3. Asia-Pacific region awareness creation workshop to maximize the positive and minimize the negative impacts of implementation of Climate Change response measures

    Awareness creation workshop to maximize the positive and minimize the negative impacts of implementation of Climate Change response measures’ organised by the UNFCCC and the ILO and hosted in the Maldives on 27-29 August 2019

July 2019

  1. Future of Work for Climate Resilience in the Pacific Islands

    09 July 2019

    This policy brief highlights how the Pacific Islands are at a crossroads where better jobs can be developed in response to climate change. It also outlines how the Pacific region could transform itself through job creation related to areas of climate change mitigation; if the local populations, especially younger people, are given the right skills and training.

  2. Digitalization and Decent Work: Implications for Pacific Island Countries

    09 July 2019

    This report identifies emerging trends of digitalization globally and their associated impact on businesses, workforce, particular older workers, women, and young workers. It also presents findings of interviews and surveys conducted with over 60 key stakeholders: senior representatives from government organizations, the education sector, employers’ associations, trade unions, and youth organizations across the eleven ILO Pacific Office member countries

April 2019

  1. Session 5: Presentation on effective social dialogue

    24 April 2019

  2. Session 2: Introduction to ACTEMP and change business and opportunities for employers

    24 April 2019

  3. The International Labour Organization (ILO) Commemorates a Century of Advancing Social Justice and Decent Work

    17 April 2019

    In Sri Lanka, themes of future of work and the best of young Sri Lankan talent took centre stage as the ILO marked its 100th year with a colourful centenary event in Colombo. The centenary celebrations were graced by His Excellency, Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka and the Hon. Minister of Labour and Trade Union Relations, Ravindra Samaraweera.

  4. ILO 24-Hour Global Tour Manila: Green Jobs and Just Transition

    11 April 2019

    El Gamma Penumbra opened the ILO 24-Hour Global Tour Manila held on 11 April 2019 with their winning performance at the Asia's Got Talent.